Topic: science

Is Sex Addiction An Actual Addiction?

Is Sex Addiction An Actual Addiction?

I know a lot of alcoholics. I also know a fair amount of people who have been addicted to drugs. I have sat through AA meetings and witnessed withdrawal and I cannot imagine how awful it would be to have a serious addiction to a substance. However, whenever I hear people discuss sex addiction, I am always admittedly a bit conflicted. More »

Famous Virgins Wed Bed Dead: Just Because Jon Snow Is Good At “Tongue Stuff” Doesn’t Mean We Want To F*ck Him

Famous Virgins Wed Bed Dead: Just Because Jon Snow Is Good At "Tongue Stuff" Doesn't Mean We Want To F*ck Him

This week, in honor of my new book Night Terrors, we’re playing a fraught game of WBD with three famous virgins. Not that the book is really about virginity (or losing it) but it is about sex and anxiety so it seemed like pretty appropriate territory. We’ll be playing with Sir Isaac Newton, king of science, Britney Spears, onetime Princess of Pop, and Game of ThronesJon Snow, master of the “tongue stuff.” More »