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The Checkup: The Truth About How Many Calories Sex Burns

• Research has shown that a 30-minute session between the sheets burns an average of around 100 calories for men and 70 for women. But […]

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Is Everyone Scheduling Secret Sex Dates But Me?

Okay, before we get started here, let’s get this embarrassing nugget of information, crucial to my talking about this subject, out of the way: The […]

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LGBTQ&A: Brianna “Cherry Bomb” Golphin

Brianna “Cherry Bomb” Golphin is the first person of color ever to be a Philadelphia Bootblack title-holder. We chat with her about diversity within the […]

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LGBTQ&A: Feminista Jones

Feminista Jones is a mental health social worker, sex-positive feminist writer, public speaker, and community activist. We got to chat with the popular social-justice advocate […]

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Philly Music Hall Owner: We’re Not a “Sex Club”

Over the past month, rumors have swirled around plans for turning the historic Tacony Music Hall in lower Northeast Philly into a sex-positive community center. […]

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Hilarious Tweet Reminds Us to Stock Up on What We Really Need for the Snowstorm

In case you’ve somehow managed to miss the warnings: We are slated to get some snow tonight and tomorrow. Around eight to 12 inches of […]

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The Checkup: Why This Might Be the Ideal Number of Times to Have Sex Each Week 

• A new study shows that Americans are having less sex than we used to, which begs the question: Um, how much sex should we be […]

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The Checkup: Why You Should Open Your Curtains Right When You Wake Up 

• You’re going to want to start raising your blinds first thing in the morning. Research shows, people who were exposed to sunlight in the […]

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Sex in Philadelphia: A Peek at What Really Goes On Behind Closed Doors

In a Philly campus apartment, a student is selling her worn underwear online for weekend spending money. In Center City, a gay man is shaving […]

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Sex in the City: Philly’s Juiciest Public Sex Stories

“The men’s locker room at a certain ritzy Philly fitness center is infamous. There is so much sex that goes on that male employees won’t […]

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Philadelphia Sex Diaries: I’m a Sugar Baby

I’ve been on seekingarrangements.com for a little over a year. I can decide what type of relationship I want to have and how much money […]

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Philadelphia Sex Diaries: I Am a Reformed Hookup King

“I lost count. Maybe 20?” I was standing in Transit, the long-departed Spring Garden Street nightclub, talking to a woman I ended up going home […]

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Philadelphia Sex Diaries: I’m Crushing the College Sex Scene

Start with the bar. Beer and sweat splotching my shirt, seeping through my push-up bra. A plastic cup of vodka-soda I crinkle with my teeth, […]

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Philadelphia Sex Diaries: I Was a Sex-Party Devotee

There was a time in my life when all my sexual adventures and misadventures originated in one way or another at the Rittenhouse Square outpost […]

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Philadelphia Gay Sex Diaries: I Have to Shave What?!

Like most gay men, I discovered the real truth about myself the first time I had sex with another guy. Consider it this way: Imagine […]