Stories by Tracy Clark-Flory

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Posted on: Feb 16, 2014, Source:

The author of a new study on "porn addiction" talks about why the concept is all wrong.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2014, Source:

A New York Times Magazine story argues that parity squelches marital desire. It's not so simple.

Posted on: Jan 19, 2014, Source: Salon

From making you smarter to reducing cancer risk, boning does more than make you feel good.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2014, Source:

OK, probably not. But Kink's sale of a one-hour virtual show for five figures shows there's big money in webcams.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2013, Source: Salon

Privacy experts warn that advertisers, even the NSA, could be following your visits to adult sites.

Posted on: Dec 4, 2013, Source: Salon

Time to honor the movies that have dared to go there.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2013, Source:

Four times as many women report having had a same-sex experience than they did two decades ago. Why?

Posted on: Nov 15, 2013, Source: Salon

Americans still have completely destructive attitudes about sex. How can we get better at developing a healthy sexuality?

Posted on: Nov 8, 2013, Source:

A study suggests religion might have arisen to protect certain reproductive strategies, like long-term partnership.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2013, Source:

Surprising trivia about the male organ, from strange implants to (yes) size data.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2013, Source:

Forget the relationship help aisle -- this is the best marital advice the world has to offer.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2013, Source:

The CW cuts a female masturbation scene from "Reign"—but leaves in the public sex.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2013, Source: Salon

It may be difficult to find adult material on the app, but it's there alright -- and some of it doesn't suck

Posted on: Oct 1, 2013, Source: Salon

The debate over rubbers has heated up again with new HIV cases. Let's return to the question that matters most.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2013, Source: Salon

Here are 10 subreddits that reflect the range of what good porn can be — sexy, educational, hilarious and, sometimes, just really weird.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2013, Source:

Tales of female teachers "seducing" male students are in the news again. Why are we so taken by these rarities?

Posted on: Aug 25, 2013, Source:

Pure, a location-based mobile service is a new tool for women who want to hook up.

Posted on: Aug 4, 2013, Source: Salon

That's the question posed this week by a judgmental New York Times Op-Ed. We set out to answer it.

Posted on: Jul 28, 2013, Source: Salon

Paging Anthony Weiner: Some manage to have Internet flings without the lies—and with their partner's permission.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2013, Source: Salon

A contrarian view of Weiner-gate 2.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2013, Source: Salon

I spent my 20s worried about my lovelife. I shouldn't have, and you shouldn't either.

Posted on: Jul 16, 2013, Source: Salon

Katherine Angel bares all in a strikingly honest book about women's desire, and her own sexuality.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2013, Source: Salon

Many claim to have the secret to lasting passion -- but who has it right?

Posted on: Jul 12, 2013, Source: Salon

A study tries to find the real answer to that question and discovers men have been telling the truth all along.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2013, Source: Salon

Does gender matter when it comes to sexual consent?

Posted on: Jul 6, 2013, Source: Salon

What does the launch of yet another adult crowdsourcing site mean for the porn industry?

Posted on: Jun 30, 2013, Source: Salon

Probably not the best way to spice things up in the bedroom.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2013, Source: Salon

With pickup artist misogyny in the news once again, here's some advice on attracting women -- without the sexism.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2013, Source: Salon

Sex educators, writers and porn stars share their favorite adult Tumblrs

Posted on: Jun 13, 2013, Source: Salon

Writer and academic Katherine Angel bares all in a strikingly honest book about women's desire, and her own sexuality.

Posted on: Jun 2, 2013, Source: Salon

A new book on women's sexuality turns everything we think we know on its head.

Posted on: May 27, 2013, Source: Salon

Sex educators, writers and porn stars share their favorite adult Tumblrs.

Posted on: May 5, 2013, Source: Salon

There is no shortage of professed wisdom on getting through heartbreak.

Posted on: May 3, 2013, Source: Salon

An editor at the first peer-reviewed journal on smut talks about why the topic deserves scholarly attention.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2013, Source: Salon

The stereotype is of a frigid wife, but plenty of women find themselves the more desiring partner

Posted on: Apr 16, 2013, Source: Salon

A former escort turned "infidelity counselor" tells women to give their husbands more sex. It's not the answer.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2013, Source: Salon

A new book delivers surprising news about male sexuality -- including that, yes, some guys are really fooling you.

Posted on: Apr 10, 2013, Source: Salon

Bet you didn't think you needed semen pills.

Posted on: Apr 2, 2013, Source: Salon

The perception of rampant adolescent sexual activity is wrong. In fact, they're waiting longer than you did.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2013, Source: Salon

A new project launched to help the public get over its inhibitions.