Affairs

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Sex Round-Up: Born Gay This Way, Cheating in the Marital Bed, Separation & More

Of interest this week:

- The New York Times explores why, if you’re going to have an affair, doing it in the marital bed is a huge mistake (and why you might want to decline the sofa your ex is eagerly offering you in the settlement) [New York Times]
- Attention sex therapists and researchers: the Society for Sex Therapy and Research is coming up soon at the end of March/beginning of April! AND it’s in Florida this year. [SSTAR]
- NPR takes a look at stories of army spouse separation from a new collection by Siobhan Fallon  [NPR]
- BornGayThisWay is a blog to which GLBT adults can “submit pictures from their childhood (roughly ages 2 to 12) – with snapshots that capture them, innocently, showing the beginnings of their innate LGBT selves.” There’s some pretty cute stuff in here – definitely worth a look. [BornGayThisWay] Continue Reading →

A League of Their Own, MtF Trans Myths, Love Stories, CisGender, Neil Patrick Harris is Having a Baby, and more

Some things of note on the Interwebs:

- Jezebel appreciates A League of Their Own
- Alice in Genderland describes 7 myths about male-to-female transsexuals
- For readers who aren’t sure what our new MSP blogger Garnet meant about being a cis-woman (I got a couple of questions), Wiki to the rescue! As is About.com. (though perhaps this would be a great topic for a future post)
- A heartbreaking love story about an Atlanta area couple and what happened on, and shortly after, their wedding day
- Neil Patrick Harris and his partner are expecting twins, via surrogate, this Fall
- Various  media outlets report on women, men, money and cheating (not often in very nuanced ways as much else goes into hooking up with others aside from money)

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Sex tape blackmail – again?

Susanne Klatten, who is reportedly Germany’s wealthiest woman and owns about 12% of BMW, is said to have been involved in quite a mess. The story goes that Klatten, who is worth more than $13 billion had an affair with a Swiss man who turned out to be quite a con artist – a man who made a habit and, well, a living of  making sex tapes with wealthy women and then blackmailing them for money in exchange for suppressing the tapes. Continue Reading →