Money Porn: The Objectification of Christian Grey

A story with toxic ideas about gender includes the toxic image of men as success objects.

50 Shades of Fire the Product Team

What would happen if Crayola jumped on the ’50 Shades’ bandwagon?

Male Abusers: Damned and Desired

Andrew Smiler is stunned by how quickly we can go from expressing concern about domestic violence at the Grammy’s to idealizing it in 50 Shades.

’50 Shades of Grey:’ The Debate

Whether or not you’ll be watching ’50 Shades of Grey,’ you’ll be asked to discuss it’s worth. James Halcomb gives you other options this Valentine’s Day.

7 Things Men Can Learn From Fifty Shades Of Grey

Jordan Gray says that there are seven things that men can learn from Christian Grey.

Why She Loves Fifty Shades of Grey: Real-Life Lessons For The Bedroom

Is Fifty Shades of Grey more about men than women? Charles J Orlando discusses.

Eleven Ways More Americans Would Be Discussing Syria Right Now

Yes, you will probably laugh. And Jeff Bogle seriously wonders why this is funny.

The Strength of Submission

At first, John Edale worried about sharing this private aspect of his life in a blog, but has found that coming out as submissive has unexpected benefits.

The Christmas Gifts You Forgot

Adult toys for the bedroom, brought to you by Adam and Eve

Men and Pornography: 10/20

Is porn a good thing?

Fifty Shades of Being a Mom

Erik Hinton’s latest story touches on Skyrim, Fifty Shades of Grey, Call of Duty, Nicholson Baker, motherhood, and everything else that’s hot right now.

Fifty Shades of Grey is Unintelligible as a Novel

Warning: This is not a post about gender, sex, or towering rage. It’s basically a piece of literary criticism. Also, some spoilers follow. So, as Charles creepily informed you, we’ve been reading Fifty Shades of Grey. Presently, we’re actually a bit of the way into sequel Fifty Shades Darker. Once we finish the trilogy, we’re going to […]

Your Humble Editors are Reading Fifty Shades of Grey.

Because of course we are. Did you think we’d let you down? Never, baby. We’re gonna stick with you through the end. And we’re gonna protect you, and give you expensive gifts and get all up in your business and maybe cross a few lines but only because we’ve never wanted someone as much as […]

Everyone’s Got Their Own Favorite Smut

Kenny Bodanis asks: does it make any sense to call something porn if it’s a picture, but erotica when it’s words?

Why We’re Crushing on the Conversation’s Amanda de Cadenet

Tara Block tells readers why they are crazy about this lovely British TV personality at TrèsSugar.