Issue 15.7

Sex 

SAVAGE LOVE: IT’S ALL GOOD

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And when I sat down to write this week’s column—while the manhunt was still under way for the second bomber in Boston—it occurred to me that the last thing the world needs right now is more problems. So instead of the usual sex problems, STI problems, CPOS problems, and DTMFA problems, this week I’m only running letters from people who don’t really have problems. Because we could all use a break. Continue reading

LULZ 

OH, CRUEL WORLD!: DEAR PUDGY DORM-PEEPER

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“But hey, props on the one with the five-head and lazy eye, what a catch.” Continue reading

Music 

SALLIE FORD AND THE SOUND OUTSIDE: UNTAMED BEAST

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I wish everyone I know was listening to this album, all the time, starting today. Continue reading

Music 

ART DEPARTMENT: SOCIAL EXPERIMENT 003

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If you can’t decide whether what you need most is a dance party or a stare-at-the-ceiling-and-space-out session, this is the perfect pick. Continue reading

News 

BOSTON BASTARD: BROWN OUT

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Maybe the Republicans need to set the bar a bit lower and begin organizing for the campaign to fill Lynch or Markey’s seat, depending on whichever ascends to the Senate. Continue reading

Sex 

SAVAGE LOVE: THE BIRDS AND THE ADDITIONAL BIRDS

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There aren’t many perks to being a closeted gay teenager—a few sleepovers that the straight kids couldn’t get away with might be a small consolation. Continue reading

Film 

FILM PICK: CASABLANCA @ THE BRATTLE

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If you’re a film buff then you know that there is no better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day then taking a romantic stroll down gorgeous Brattle Street to see the Casablanca of all romance flicks, Casablanca, at none other than the Brattle Theatre. Continue reading

News 

FREE RADICAL: SEX POSITIVITY AND ITS DISCONTENTS

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Or as my groper so eloquently put it, I shouldn’t go to the beach and complain because I got sand in my bikini. Continue reading