This Week in Kink, April 21, 2018

If you haven’t got the memo yet, binary thinking is over, and that includes sex dolls. Most are female, and you probably know that there are male dolls on the market, but Chinese company DS Doll goes a step further. Their premium range of dolls can come with animatronics, including talking robot heads, and the…

This Week in Kink, April 14, 2018

We all know that the world is moving forward at an increasingly rapid pace and we, the “sexual explorers”, have always been at the forefront of advances in technology. As soon as there were cameras we made porn, and when we got moving images we made dirty movies. And so it has continued. We were…

This Week in Kink, March 24, 2018

In the People’s Republic of China there is no such thing as the truly “personal”. What you do in your life has the potential to be seen as “a possible influence on society”, and if that is seen as detrimental the consequences can be public humiliation, jail or even a death sentence. Article 301 of…

This Week in Kink, March 10, 2018

If you’re in LA, today is your last day to catch an exhibition by the leathermen of Avatar Club Los Angeles. Showing at Highways Performance Space and Gallery, it celebrates 35 years of BDSM education and features erotic art by a variety of noted and new artists. The art is for sale, and supports the…

This Week in Kink, February 17, 2018

Here’s a burning question. Can you build up a tolerance to porn? Is it like a gateway drug that requires bigger and bigger hits to get the same high? Dr Justin Lehmiller thinks there is no evidence that’s the case. He reports on a new study published in the journal Sexual Medicine suggests that the…

This Week in Kink, January 20, 2018

According to New York Post, this year “Daddy” is the new MILF, and it has nothing to do with incest kink. In Parental Figures, Femdom Resource notes that while “Mommy” may be used in roleplays, it is seldom used in the same abstract way as “Daddy”, and wonders why that is? Kiiroo and OhMiBod offered…

This Week in Kink, January 13, 2018

A couple of “Best of 2017” posts that are worth your time: The Camera Loves You! Best of CrashPad 2017, a Photo Journal has photographer Tristan C’s favourites of the year, and they are glorious (and definitely not safe for work). If you’re looking for an afternoon of great reading, try Suzy Hooker’s 2017 Best…

This Week in Kink, December 30, 2017

Tis the season for “year in review” posts, so let’s start off with one for gamers. Kotaku has their finger on the pulse of the gaming world, and they’ve just published a summary of their biggest sex stories of the year. Apparently this year there’s been a lot of it appearing (briefly) on Steam, a…

This Week in Kink, November 4, 2017

Kevin Spacey leads the news this week after he came out as gay following allegations that he tried to seduce Star Trek star Anthony Rapp when he was 14 years old, by climbing on top of him. The LGBT community has been united (and vocal) in finding the announcement a skeevy attempt at misdirection. Actor…

This Week in Kink, October 28, 2017

A common safety measure in the kink community is to “silo” your social media. You don’t use the same photo on Fetlife that you do on Facebook or Linkedin, because Google’s reverse image search may allow a stalker to follow you from one site to another. But, as facial recognition technology becomes accessible and affordable…