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Anal, orgasms, and advertising

Anal, orgasms, and advertising

One of the most popular and commented-on posts of our home site, EMandLO.com, is about strap-on sex. It’s not exactly a point of pride for us. We’re much more about the happy feel-good feminist relationship posts. And we worry that this prominent butt-sex mention is what keeps the advertisers away (of course, it could be the vibrators we peddle in our sidebar). But then we see Bank of America and Bing ads right along side Slate’s article “Riddle of the Sphincter,” about the correlation between anal sex and orgasms for women, and we can’t help but think “No fair!”

Canada's Hidden Toxic Mining Data Sought in Court

Canada's Hidden Toxic Mining Data Sought in Court

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada, January 19, 2009 (ENS) – Canada’s Federal Court heard a lawsuit today brought against the Minister of the Environment for failing to ensure that Canada’s mining industry publicly reports the toxics in the two millions of tons of mine tailings it generates each day. The lawsuit was filed in late 2007 by…