Sex slang from history, whether or not scissoring is a thing, lesbian vampire erotica and more.
Now that I’ve set the tone for our good gay news today, let’s dive right in to all this weekend has to offer queer people that is vaguely positive or fuzzy!
This is going to sound a lot more complicated than it really is, but making pasta from scratch is super easy. You will feel like a badass. I promise.
One woman’s well-intentioned crusade to end street harassment has some racially insensitive side-effects.
“This is what happens when the patriarchy dons a cape and a cowl.”
Supermodel Andreja Pejic comes out as a trans woman! Yay!
The Fenway Report on discrimination and health amongst trans people elicited barely a yawn from much of blogosphere. If you compare the Fenway report with the recent CDC report, which asked only about sexual orientation not gender identity you’ll get a very different picture of our community’s health.
A recent study shows that a common hysterectomy procedure carries more risks than we thought!
The We-Vibe 4, “the couple’s vibrator,” has queer potential.
There’s a feminist anthem out there for you. Or, rather, in here.
I talked with the flat-out amazing Laverne Cox about everything from Emmy reactions to deconstructing transgender tropes in a John Legend video to dealing with intersections of racism and transmisogyny. It was awesome.
I got a taste of something I had never known — shopping in the men’s department afforded my body the opportunity to take up the amount of space it actually takes up.
Prop this easy marquee against the wall or sling it up outside for your next BBQ.
What if you could have all the sugar highs (and lows) of baking without having to go through all the steps of traditional blending wet into dry ingredients and waiting to cool before frosting? What if you didn’t even have to turn your oven on?
Deal with it.
Sleeping naked, why not to look at photos of your ex, the worst ingredients in lube, 3D vagina art and more.
So customers, even those who normally research toys to make sure they’re safe before buying, are giving business to companies producing unsafe toys rather than companies producing safe ones — over time, if left unchecked, this kind of trickery and douchebaggery could lead to the good toys actually increasing in price, thus widening the gap of who can and cannot afford them.
From packing to arrivals and back home again, we’ve all got our own way of doing things. In this roundtable, some of Autostraddle’s finest editors share theirs.
Making love means never having to say you’re sorry.
“The growing “body of evidence” emerging from biological and medical research, according to some commentators, speaks loudly and clearly: transgender people exist, science says. Of course, we already knew that… Any responsible approach to folding science into advocacy efforts should not only understand what scientific research says, but how and why it came to say what it does.”