Archive for the DIRTY MATRESS Category

DIRTY MATTRESS: “Sex & the Single Girl: The Life and Legacy of Helen Gurley Brown”

Posted in DIRTY MATRESS, FEATURES, NEWS with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 24, 2012 by globosexuals

Photo by JD.

What was supposed to be a retrospective on Cosmo girl Helen Gurley Brown (1922-2012), became a wishy-washy, and at times inarticulate discussion on feminism, advertising, sex and ended on rape. Continue reading

DIRTY MATTRESS: New York Magazine’s annual sex issue 2012

Posted in DIRTY MATRESS, PRODUCT REVIEWS, SEXCAPADES with tags , , , , , , , , on August 2, 2012 by globosexuals

Close up of cover. Photo by JD.

It’s that time of the year again. New York Magazine’s sex issue. Close the door and dim the lights. Actually turn the lights on brighter. You don’t want to hurt your eyes. Continue reading

PRODUCT REVIEW: Shag, where sex meets art

Posted in DIRTY MATRESS, PRODUCT REVIEWS, SEXUAL HEALTH, THE GALLERY, TRADE SCHOOL, XXX with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on January 25, 2012 by globosexuals

Dark, sketchy, neon red lights, crushed black velvet, secret curtains, dildos, rubber, latex. These are a few adjectives that typically capture the atmosphere of most sex shops. Continue reading

DIRTY MATTRESS: Coming & Crying

Posted in DIRTY MATRESS, SEXCAPADES with tags , , , , , on March 2, 2010 by globosexuals

Times almost up! Continue reading

(One-Night Stand Special) DIRTY MATTRESS: Happy Hook-Up: A Single Girl’s Guide to Casual Sex

Posted in DIRTY MATRESS, One-night stand Special with tags , , , , , on February 26, 2009 by globosexuals

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Speaking of one-night stands… Continue reading

DIRTY MATTRESS: Dirty Finds

Posted in DIRTY MATRESS with tags , , , on November 26, 2008 by globosexuals

Last month I attended Found magazine’s first-ever European Tour. How does a Chicago-based magazine go on tour — successfully — you ask? Here’s how. Continue reading