Historically, pop music lyrics haven't been particularly profound. Over the years we've had songs about not being cruel, about a lady who wanted to dance with somebody who loved her, and about a guy who was taking a bath and couldn't stop himself from making splish splash. But in recent years pop ... More >>
Virginia Johnson, half of the world-famous sex research duo Masters and Johnson, died Wednesday at the age of 88. According to the Post-Dispatch, she was at the Altenheim assisted living center in south St. Louis at the time. Johnson likely did not anticipate becoming one of the most famous sex exp ... More >>
St. Louis alderwoman Marlene Davis today introduced a proposal to ban sagging pants in the city as part of an ordinance that could carry fines up to $500 and up to 90 days in jail. The language of the bill says that banned lewd behavior includes "any person to appear in a public place wearing pant ... More >>
By a vote of 4-3 the St. Louis County Council last night approved adding sexual orientation and gender identity to its non-discrimination ordinance. The measure makes it illegal to fire an employee based on his or her sexuality as well as deny members of the LGBT community from housing and use of pu ... More >>
In these jaded times, we're somewhat accustomed to hearing about sexual misconduct by Catholic priests. Less so from Episcopal priests. After all, they have to live by way fewer crazy rules. They can have sex, they can marry, they can be gay. Hell, they can even be women, believe it or not. But on ... More >>
Man has ingested all manner of disgusting things hoping they might put the gusto back in his thrust-o: Tiger penis, dead chicken embryos, ambergris (an intestinal secretion of sperm whales). Why not an energy drink, which some consider the equivalent of drinking sweetened battery acid? Sex Drive En ... More >>
Cody Lee Bonecutter, 18, is accused of multiple counts of inappropriate sexual behavior with a 10-year-old girl. O'Fallon Police allege that the abuse happened in Bonecutter's home on several occasions between July 13 and August 3. He's been charged with six counts of statutory sodomy/deviate sexual ... More >>
Now that 50 Shades of Grey has (apparently) become the only work of erotica produced in the entire world since D.H. Lawrence banged out Lady Chatterley's Lover, it's only fitting that it's become the Lady Chatterley of the twenty-first century. Well, OK, it and its two sequels made their way into b ... More >>
A week after Republicans sponsors in the Missouri House referred it to committee, a bill that would severely restrict conversations about sexual orientation in public schools is under attack from a growing number of detractors including educators, doctors and fellow politicians. HB 2051 would permit ... More >>
Patrick Gregory had an active sex life, say prosecutors.A Central West End man stands accused of the three felony charges of recklessly exposing a sex partner to HIV. According to a probable cause statement issued yesterday, 26-year-old Patrick Wayne Gregory had sexual relations with two women w ... More >>
photo by Melissa MeinzerCages at The FacilityIf you were to visit one of the newest businesses licensed to operate in St. Louis, you wouldn't see people having sex. Not that. But you might see a person getting florentined: They'd be cuffed standing, facing a wall, with a person behind the ... More >>
Susie Bright is a writer, sex educator, editor, feminist and all-around rabble-rouser. And she's coming to St. Louis! You can check her out at a signing for her latest work, the autobiographical "Big Sex Little Death" at Left Bank Books' Central West End location on Sunday April 17 at 4 p.m., or ... More >>
Today's comment comes in response to news that Bristol Palin will be paid thousands of dollars to speak to Washington University students about abstinence with students during the school's Sex Week. That's the same Bristol Palin, btw, who's ridden her teen pregnancy to fame and riches. Writes ... More >>
Daily RFT recently came into possession of Certified Sex Therapist and University of South Carolina Gamecock Dr. Darcy Luadzers' Virgin Sex for Guys and Virgin Sex for Girls. Rather than let Dr. Darcy's work go to waste, we're answering your questions with her verbatim advice!Today's question, wh ... More >>
Unreal's not one to kiss and tell, but our curiosity was aroused when we heard about a spanking-new website called Bedpost. Currently in its beta-testing phase, Bedpost promises to help you track your sex life, like when you do it, who you do it with and, most crucially, how long it lasts. You also ... More >>
As I posted yesterday, a PETA Super Bowl ad claiming that vegetarians have better sex was rejected by NBC. Of course, everyone will see the ad anyway, thanks to YouTube. But Gut Check is more interested in the question the ad poses.Do vegetarians have better sex? How, exactly, would you judge such ... More >>
Wait you actually can get laid on prom night? Unreal investigates!
Making Love (Anodyne)
You'd think we'd learned our lesson from the Big Beautiful Brouhaha of 2005.
Unreal gets in, um, touch with former Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders. Plus, a steamy local novel and an unloved aboveground pool.
Unreal gets liquored up and starts demanding tasteless jokes. And in unrelated news, we talk teen sex with a Seattle sexologist and check out the locker room at the new Busch.
>"I think a little of Brie's favorite pastime would go a long way towards loosening you guys up!"
Michael Winterbottom delivers the sex, and not much else
The scourge of syphilis re-emerges, deadlier than before
Unreal gets all hot and bothered over some very special plants (and a rather steamy billboard) and finds the key to St. Louis' revival. Plus, a local blogger is driven mad by public breastfeeding.
Unreal gives prom-goers a hand, visits with cute 'n' cuddly intestinal parasites, and celebrates the confluence of BBQ and protective eyewear. Plus: A local blogger strikes out.
Adult businesses fear the "Smut Shop" bill will tax them into oblivion
Get your groove on at this year's St. Louis International Film Festival
Way Out Club, 2523 South Jefferson Avenue, 314-664-7638
Never at a loss for new tricks, the Wahls are now on a spiritual quest.
Local arts lovers hope to take the stigma out of erotic art with a new exhibition/festival
Troy's on the Park
Lake St. Louis' favorite agents provocateurs, the Wahls, are at it again
Cyberporn's sexual pleasure often comes with accompanying financial pain
Directed by Jim Fall
For the sexual anorexic, scarred by psychic trauma, a controlled, loveless existence may be easier to bear than the thought of intimacy
St. Louis is welcoming Pope John Paul II, but many devout Catholics don't feel so welcomed by him. They say he's blocking the light for women, intellectuals, non-Westerners, gays, lesbians and remarried Catholics -- and dimming the prospects for an inclus