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Orgasms help women choose sexual partners

Orgasms help women choose sexual partners

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen reporter

October 12, 2018


Filed under Articles, Sex Edition 2017, Sex Edition 2018, Special Editions

In our culture, we often view the female orgasm as an elusive or unimportant part of sex. But times are changing and women’s pleasure is moving into the spotlight. This year, one of the courses at WSU — Psychology 230: Human Sexuality — started the semester day one with a Ted Talk presented...

Shower sex sounds good … at first

Shower sex sounds good … at first

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen columnist

October 12, 2018


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Shower sex is the ultimate romantic experience. You and your partner are wrapped in a warm embrace, being rained on by warm water and surrounded by sweet, scented steam. The well-intentioned double shower to “save water” turns to a passionate and adventurous act quickly, and soon you’re satisfied...

Getting it on with sexy songs

Getting it on with sexy songs

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen columnist

October 12, 2018


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Usher’s “That’s What It’s Made For” and Ginuwine’s “Pony” both have something in common. If you have not guessed it already, that thing is sex. As a person who indulges her­self in a lot of contemporary R&B, it is not uncommon for SoMo’s “Ride” or Bruno Mars’ “Versace...

Nothing is more important to sex than consent

Nothing is more important to sex than consent

KRISTIN BULZOMI, Evergreen reporter

October 12, 2018


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Consent is words or conduct indicating a freely-given agreement to have sexual intercourse or sexual contact, according to Washington state law. It is required for anyone to engage in any type of sexual contact from kissing to sex with another individual. To ask for consent, ask your partner before...

Roommates know how to make sex awkward

Roommates know how to make sex awkward

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

October 12, 2018


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Many people share a living space with a non-romantic roommate during and after college. Living in close proximity with someone else will eventually bring some challenges that may affect the living situation. Sex can impact the harmony of the living situation if one or all of the roommate's sexual...

Aphrodisiacs: a holistic approach to healthy, meaningful sex

Aphrodisiacs: a holistic approach to healthy, meaningful sex

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen columnist

October 12, 2018


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If you feel something is missing in your sex life, you might be inclined to turn to aphrodisiacs to solve your sexual problems. While there are herbs and foods that boost desire, naturopathic medicine practitioners on the Palouse said there’s no magic fix for low libido. From a holistic perspective,...

Protection is important no matter what

Protection is important no matter what

HAYLEY MARTINEZ, Evergreen reporter

October 12, 2018


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Students who engage in risky behaviors without protecting themselves can make them more vulnerable to sexually transmitted disease. Currently, Whitman County has the highest STD rate per capita in Washington. There have been five cases of syphilis at WSU in the past six months, said Deanna Claybaugh,...

Stereotypes can affect races through sexualization

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen columnist

October 12, 2018


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Big bootied black women, curvaceous Latinx women with fiery tempers and quiet, submissive Asian women. These are some of the stereotypes that have littered media and society, leading to unrealistic expectations of women based solely on their race and ethnicity. Paulina Abustan, who is currently a...

Public boning can really work

Public boning can really work

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen columnist

October 12, 2018


Filed under Columns, Sex Edition 2017, Sex Edition 2018, Special Editions

Lots of people want to get nasty in nature, whether it’s because of a roommate, your hippie instincts or a blood alcohol content of .2 percent. If the urge strikes, you can make it work. With some tips from an outdoor sex connoisseur and the law on your side, four walls can’t hold you tonight. First...

PDA: Leave room for Jesus

PDA: Leave room for Jesus

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen columnist

October 12, 2018


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Picture this: You’re walking down the street, minding your own business, when out of nowhere two people appear. They aren’t walking side-by-side like civilized human beings. No, they’re making out, right there on the sidewalk where the whole world can see. What do you do? Avert your eyes as...

Athletes’ endurance gives them advantage in bedroom

Athletes’ endurance gives them advantage in bedroom

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen assistant sports editor

October 12, 2018


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Athletes are viewed as people who are physically and mentally fit in whichever sport or workout they are interested in. They are icons people admire and imitate simply because of how great they are at whatever they do. Some of the top people who come to mind when someone says ath­lete are LeBron James,...

Car sex can be fun but requires preparation

Car sex can be fun but requires preparation

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

October 12, 2018


Filed under Articles, Sex Edition 2017, Sex Edition 2018, Special Editions

Car sex isn’t just for teenag­ers hiding from their parents and can be a fun, flirty experience. However, it comes with its own sets of challenges couples should be aware of before driving off to a dark corner to partake in some backseat fun. The Journal of Sexual Medicine published a study about...

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