EJ Dickson

psychology

Here’s Why Narcissists Tend to Come on Too Strong Early in Relationships

It’s known as ‘lovebombing’—and here’s how to tell if you’re experiencing it.
EJ Dickson
11.26.18
TV

'I Love New York' Will Never Die

The VH1 reality show launched a million memes, and its star came close to transcending the genre, too.
EJ Dickson
7.5.17
TV

'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Has A Feminism Problem

Season three of Tina Fey's Netflix comedy takes aim at college sex-positivity—and misses.
EJ Dickson
6.1.17
Feminisme

Gone in a Flash: When Women Are Exhibitionists

Exhibitionism is commonly associated with men in trench coats lurking in dark alleyways, but some women get off on exposing their genitalia in public, too. We asked sexologists how men and women may be treated differently for the same sexual act.
EJ Dickson
9.20.16
Stuff

The Faulty Test Used to Punish Sex Offenders

Penile plethysmography tests aren't always accurate, but failing one can be devastating for those forced to use them.
EJ Dickson
6.7.16
Travel

Making Friends at Brooklyn's Last Porno Theater

I felt both intensely violated and intensely cruel. For the first time, it hit me that although we had wandered into this pervert’s Mecca as ironically detached tourists, this man was a permanent fixture here; it was his home.
EJ Dickson
7.21.14
Stuff

'Wee Sing,' a Direct-to-Video Children's Musical Series, Has an Adult Following Online

I researched the show's history, from Portland to Hollywood to YouTube, to find out why.
EJ Dickson
4.13.14