Month: August 2009

The sex-positive link shortener: vb.ly

Screenshot of vb.ly, original photo by dotBen. “Bravo!” —cNet Last week I launched vb.ly — the world’s first and only sex-positive link shortening service. Scott at Laughing Squid added in his announcement post that it was built by dotBen and hosted on Laughing Squid’s new awesome cloud hosting service. We’re floating in the clouds, awww!…

Friday Nibbles: Serial Numbers on Breast Implants, Craigslist Sex Crime

Image of Conie from this gallery. It’s a sex news roundup, after a very busy week of sex news… A gruesome murder and gender hysteria are just the beginning. * I’ve been following the discovery of missing swimsuit model, Playboy pinup and Howard Stern model Jasmine Fiore — her body was found stuffed in a…

This week’s SF Chronicle column: Sperm facials in high-end NYC salons

Image by the amazing Stuntkid. In this week’s column, I explore the (not so) brave new world of New York spa delivered “sperm facials.” It’s called The Skinny on Spermine: Not Exactly Snake Oil – Violet Blue: Straight guys getting sperm facials “for science.” It’s a wrong, wrong, wrong comedy of terrors. Here’s a snip:…