The Bad Virgin Jokes on ‘The Bachelor’ Might Make Me Finally Stop Watching

They're stale and stigmatizing, and I'm very, very sick of them.


We Asked People About the First Time They Had Sex and Good Lord

“Threesome with best friend. We high-fived.”


Losing Your Virginity to a Sex Worker Can Be Therapeutic

Paying for sex can help some men overcome their issues with intimacy.


People Tell Us What Song They Lost Their Virginity To

The answers range from "total silence" to "Lean Wit It Rock Wit It" by Dem Franchize Boyz. Happy Valentine's Day! You won't be able to unread these stories.


What We Talk About When We Talk About Having Sex for the First Time

For centuries, people have been obsessed with stories about virginity loss. We talked to an expert about why this is—and how the typical deflowering narratives are changing.


PREMIERE: Fall Into the Warm Noise of Tim Hecker's "veil scans"

It's the 16th track from this year's stellar Adult Swim Singles Program.


The History of Virgins in Art

As the world prepares to celebrate one famous virgin birth this week, we look at how chastity has been depicted through the ages.


Some Swedish Doctors Are Performing Virginity Tests, Against Their Patients' Will

The tests have little scientific basis, but could save a life.


This Army of Women is Fighting Against the Islamic State

The IS persecuted their people, now these warrior Yazidi women are ruining their virgin afterlife fantasies.


An Anthropologist Explains Why Over 40% of People Refuse to Date Virgins

We talked to leading love researcher Dr. Helen Fisher about how humans are returning to our hunter-gatherer days, millennials' fear of divorce, and why men fall in lover faster than women.


Why Aren't Harvard Kids Having Sex?

A survey showed that a whopping 24 percent of Harvard seniors didn't have sex in school, and not many even watch porn regularly. Why the low libidos, guys?


Amish Types Get Thigh Lickin' in Death from Above 1979's Video for "Virgins"

Impose too many rules and the hedonist always breaks free.