Humanity

Fertility

Nica Cornell writes boldly on genitalia and the human beings attached to them, expertly engaging both the private and the planetary.

Talking to Your Kids About Nuts

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One father’s conversation with his daughter about genitalia is educational for both.

Dudes, You Started Out As Girls. Fun Video Explains How!

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Find out in a minute and a half about how we all start out as female with this awesome science video.

“When men worry about ‘man cards’ they fear losing their identity and spot in society.”

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This is a comment by Morgan on the post “Bushmaster Rifles Has Been Running The Most Evil Ads I’ve Ever Seen”.

Laugh Along with Our Favorite 2012 Videos from Jon Stewart

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Giggle along with the 10 best videos from our favorite Daily Show comedian.

I F—-d a Girl and I Think I Didn’t Like It

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Everyone’s tastes are different.

“I don’t believe in intelligent design, but the clitoris makes me have second thoughts.”

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This is a comment by wellokaythen on the post “The Clitoris, Demystified”.

“Love does not mean: ‘Your partner magically knows how to please you.'”

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This is a comment by Æther on the post “What Women Don’t Tell You”.

“Heterosexual sex and the balance of power between the sexes outside the bedroom are inextricably linked.”

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This is a comment by HelixLuco on the post “The Most Offensive Word in Michigan: Vagina”.

The Most Offensive Word in Michigan: Vagina

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Eric Henney examines what’s truly behind the barring of a Michigan legislator for using the word “vagina” on the legislature floor.

The Birds and The Bees and The Filthy, Filthy Bird-on-Bee Sex That Ensued

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Like Adam and Steve before him, Jeremy Feist had been presented his own personal paradise, and he abandoned it in search of the knowledge of where babies come from.

Childbirth, C-Sections and the Violence of Creation

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Christian Piatt talks about witnessing the birth of his son, and how while it’s miraculous, it’s also violent.

Ultrasound Bill: Politician’s Wife Votes with Her Vagina

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Jamie Reidy riffs on a Virginia lawmaker’s wife’s using sex as a political weapon to protest the Republican transvaginal ultrasound bill.

Riding in PopPop’s Vulva

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Joanna Schroeder teaches her sons about sex, and ponders the merit of words like “vajayjay” and “hoo-hah.”

The Unnamed Genitals Have a Name: Vulva

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Marcus Williams wishes our earliest sexual vocabulary acknowledged that boys and girls both have interesting parts, not just a penis and the place where penises want to go.

What’s in a Name: Vaginas, Clitorises, and Bravery

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Maria Pawlowska asks how we can seriously discuss sex, gender, or equality when we can’t even say “vagina” aloud.