Seeing that you really can't cut a peeper off cold turkey, the Center for Sex and Culture has decided to bring us Lusty Lady Night -- a new series of sex-related events, including peep shows, spoken word, and God knows what else they have hiding behind the curtain. And guess what? It starts tonigh ... More >>
How many of us fantasized about going to college in the Ivy League? To be thought of as among "the best and the brightest," and get a shot at opportunities most people don't have? When a few of my sex-positive colleagues said they were speaking this week at Yale University at something called "Sex W ... More >>
The ethics of consent is becoming a hot, vital topic of discussion in alternative sexuality communities. While talking about consent is something that never quite goes away, especially in BDSM communities, a lot of the dialogue doesn't stray much beyond making sure that everyone is over 18 and kn ... More >>
Independent Erotic Film FestivalCastro Theatre7 p.m., $10-$20We can always count on Good Vibrations for two things: to help us learn more about sex and sexuality - and to keep us from taking it all too seriously. So it is with the Independent Erotic Film Festival. Every year the San Francisco ret ... More >>
How locals plan to make life changes in the new year.
A typical Good Vibrations cubicle.By Bonnie Ruberg For over three decades Good Vibrations has been a Bay Area pillar of sex positivity. With three chic, welcoming local stores - one on Valencia, one on Polk, and another out in Berkeley - these days Good Vibes it synonymous with helpful health info ... More >>
(Mark Growden Trio perform live at the Unholiday Party) Laughing Squid's Second Annual Unholiday Party "SOMA Venue Without a Name" December 27, 2008 Words, Photos and Video by Tamara Palmer Better than: Reading about it afterwards on Twitter Like its multi-tentacled namesake, Laughing Squ ... More >>
Cake offers straight women a comfortable woman-friendly place to be sexy. So why does it feel so retro?
Lebowski fever at Oaklandish
One man's treasure
Outsider art, techno puppets, and Body Manipulations
Good Vibrations presents "Wankers!," a video tribute to National Masturbation Month
Bebel Gilberto; Phantom Chords; Dadafest; Go-Nuts
You're Not in Moraga Anymore
The Make-Up, Ute Lemper, Erotica USA