Believe it or not, being a nudist doesn't always make for a liberating life. Just ask the naked folks of the Castro, who claim San Francisco cops are on unofficial "Cock Ring Patrol" in the Castro, which is exactly what it sounds like: cops cracking down on nudists wearing cock rings. Mitch Hightowe ... More >>
Your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from Golden State thrift stores, estate sales, and flea markets. Author: Naura Hayden Date: 1982 Publisher: Bibli O'Phile Publishing. Seriously. Discovered at: Community Thrift, 623 Valencia The Cover Promises: ... More >>
it's not them, it's you.Here's a sex story that probably isn't going to get you in the mood.A Northern California woman is suing Pipedream Products, which manufactures sex toys, claiming her experience with her dildo was anything but pleasurable. According to the claim filed in Yreka, April ... More >>
Yeah, we remember high school...A comprehensive U.C. San Francisco study claims that teen sexuality resembles a porn movie in at least one manner -- and it has nothing to do with a pizza deliveryman bringing his pepperoni to a houseful of amorous sorority girls. No, it's "first oral sex, then sex ... 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 >>
A recent study regarding mature women's turn-ons is, somewhat ironically, published in a journal whose title is an instant turnoff: The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. In any event, a U.C. San Francisco survey published this week plumbed the desires and activities of more than 2,000 wome ... More >>
The healing power of theater, vibrators.
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 and community involvement. Talking ... More >>
By Bonnie Ruberg The Clickable Clit continues this week with more adventures from the personal diary of an SF-based cybersex expert. How much cybersex is too much? Sunday, December 7th Filed under: Boy/girl toy follow-ups, Gripes I recent interviewed Dr. S. for a piece I was writing on cybersex ... More >>
The 3rd Annual Good Vibrations Amateur Erotic Film Festival Thursday, October 30, 2008 The Castro Theatre By Melissa Baron Better than: Watching porn alone and on the small screen. Trannies, vibrators and erotica - oh my! The sex positive masterminds at Good Vibrations have truly outdone themselve ... More >>
By Bonnie Ruberg The Clickable Clit continues this week with more online adventures from an SF-based cybersex expert… Rude Virtual: Like Second Life without the Excuses Sunday, September 21 I just got another PR email about Rude Virtual, a new MMO dedicated solely to online sex. Other cybersex ... More >>
By Bonnie Ruberg The Clickable Clit continues this week with more online adventures from an SF-based cybersex expert… Sunday, September 7th “As far as what I like to do in cyber bed, I wouldn’t say I’ve spent much time there. That is, I’ve spent more time on the cyber floor, in the cybe ... More >>
"Then the site asks for your partners birthdays. Um, arent you happy I know their full names?"
An opinion piece By Benjamin Wachs Memo to the Exotic Erotic Ball: guys, you take yourselves way too seriously. I’m all in favor of a bunch of hot naked people all being naked in one place, but, the "freedom" publicity surrounding this low-rent bacchanalia at the Cow Palace Friday and Saturday ... More >>
Touchy-feely researchers want to build community through the practice of orgasmic meditation one stroke at a time
Should Dr. Al Cooper's fuzzy data and controversial subject stop him from becoming a media darling -- or getting a date?
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Good Vibrations presents "Wankers!," a video tribute to National Masturbation Month
New Meat Campus Theater
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You're Not in Moraga Anymore
Gay activists push for return of traditional bathhouses