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What Women Want  by Laura Barrett
Imagination can be better than the real thing.  At least that’s what I am imagining on  This Valentine’s Day.





History Lessons  by Bebe Vaughan
I did, for purposes of running amok in the literary sense, give my parents’ married intimacy to my imagination when I wrote about it in 
Sex, Death & Other Distractions.

Single  by Jesse Young
During the last year, I have learned that this woman is 
The Dark Ink of My Heart.

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Pithy Quote

“Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain
they are their own.”


– Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BCE), Greek philosopher, a student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great.  His father Nicomachus was personal physician to King Amyntas of Macedon.  His daughter, with wife Hermias, was Pythias.

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Ridiculous Video



Back by popular demand:
Daddy, How Was I Born?


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Funny Photos



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Founding Father



The Man: Dr. Drew Pinsky (born September 4, 1958)

Father of:  Call-in radio and TV shows about love and sex.  With wife Susan, he is father to triplets Douglas, Jordan and Paulina, born in 1992.

His Story:  His father, Morton Pinsky, was a physician; his mother, Helene Stanton, is a retired singer and actress.  He majored in biology at Amherst and earned his doc creds at the USC School of Medicine in 1984.  Taking over for Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the media mother of sexual advice, Pinsky has hosted or co-hosted Loveline, a call-in radio show since 1984 and a show on MTV since 1996. He also hosts Strictly Sex with Dr. Drew and Strictly Dr. Drew on the Discovery Health Channel, Sex...with Mom and Dad on MTV, and Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew, Celebrity Rehab and Sober House on VH1. 
       Mary Carey, a patient on Season One of Celebrity Rehab, relapsed and returned to porn, starring in and directing a parody film called Celebrity Pornhab with Dr. Screw, a decision Pinsky says made him “very sad.”

Whaaa:  Pinksy was a contestant on Wheel of Fortune in 1984, receiving forty gallons of Sunny Delight and a year’s supply of Turtle Wax as consolation prizes.

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Other Love Doctors




Alfred Charles Kinsey (June 23, 1894 – August 25, 1956), the father of sexology.  Kinsey and his colleagues interviewed 18,000 Americans (including amputees, children, couples, homosexuals, pedophiles, prisoners, prostitutes, stutterers ... ad nauseum) about their sex lives.



Sigmund Freud (May 6, 1856 – September 23, 1939), the father of psychoanalysis.  Anna, his youngest child, was her father’s favorite.  By no Freudian slip, he once referred to her as “my only son, Anna.”

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Astounding Facts



10.4 billion

condoms were used worldwide in 2005




Sometime around 1550, Gabrielle Fallopius invented a linen sheath to protect men from syphilis; later it was found useful for the prevention of pregnancy.

The first published use of the world “condom” was in a poem from 1706.

In Ohio in 1919, Frederick Killian invented hand-dipped condoms from natural rubber latex.

By the mid-1930s, the fifteen largest makers in the United States were producing 1.5 million condoms a day.

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