Monthly Archives: July 2016

What in the Name of God

A problematic example of religious accommodation in an Orthodox Jewish dominant community. The limitations of religious freedom in Russia under Putin, especially when it comes to gay issues.

Sex Science Saturday

Medical professionals explain why they don’t promote HPV vaccinations to their patients. Survey shows that sex gets better over time. A study of changes in sexual identity in women. A study on maintaining desire in long term relationships.

Entertainment Spotlight

Bill Cosby back in the news for a second week. The sex connection between Vice President Joe Biden and actress and producer Mariska Hargitay. Why Jeff loves Emily Ratajkowski and despises Piers Morgan.

Politics on Parade

Jeff Booth talks about the case in the State of Indiana, home of Vice Presidential candidate and Indiana Governor Mike Pence,  involving charges of fetal homicide against a woman for attempting an abortion. There is some new information in the case.

Sex Crazy

Actor Steve Baldwin says something crazy at the Republican national Convention. Contrasting civil rights with gay rights. Phil Robertson of Duck Dynasty fame gives people another reason to vote for Hillary Clinton.

What in the Name of God

Some good news about the Methodist Church, the Canadian Anglican Church, and the treatment of Steven Anderson in South Africa. Religion takes a center seat as part of the official Republican party Platform, with the most religiously inspired anti-gay anti-women, anti-sex platform ever.

Sex Science Saturday

Jeff revisits a 2013 study on oral sex and continues his discussion from last week of the problems with evolutionary psychology.

Entertainment Spotlight

Roger Ailes of Fox News has been fired for sexual harassment, and hugely rewarded at the same time.  Bill Cosby is back in the news.  North Carolina loses big in their battle with the NBA. Women get naked at the Republican Nation Convention to protest.

Politics on Parade

Jeff talks about the profoundly depressing Republican National Convention and the rise of misogyny.

Sex Crazy

A sex crazy comment from Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin about the Republican Platform. Jeff looks into Trump pick for Vice President, Mike Pence. He lays out in detail how Pence is one of the most radical anti-sex anti-gay sex crazy candidates ever to run for this position. Take an extreme anti-gay, anti-choice, anti-women stance, push it further to the right, and you’ll find Mike Pence already there.