polyamory and some guy’s “first emotion”

How to Do It is Slate’s advice column, helping set sexual norms for mainstream liberal people. Bill Hicks understood that love is highly threatening to capitalism: Therefore, loneliness and broken relationships are in the best interests of capitalism. Slate is ad-supported and owned by Jeff Bezos, so of course its sex advice doesn’t promote fulfilling…

the boy who loved too much

The Boy Who Loved Too Much: A True Story of Pathological Friendliness is a good book, the kind I wish autism warrior parents would read. It’s about Eli and Gayle, a boy with Wililams syndrome and his mother. Here’s someone with Williams syndrome explaining what it is: The book covers a lot of the same…

camille paglia and the state of nature fantasy

Camille Paglia is like the Andrea Dworkin where something went horribly wrong. Like Dworkin, she writes about gender issues in the Western canon. Her writing style is blunt, unapologetic, combative. She has conservative positions that are rejected by other feminists. She’s more worried about sex than gender. And yet “the prototypical libertarian bro” is a…

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