A Guide To Talking Dirty Throughout History

fastcodesign:

Ever wondered what they called anal sex in the 16th century, or cunnilingus during World War II?

Ever wonder what sex was called in the 1600s, how you might ask for a blowjob during the reign of Queen Elizabeth, or how your great-grandfather might have asked for anal sex?

Following up on his research which gave us 2,600 words for genitalia throughout the ages, slang lexicographer Jonathon Green has given us three amazing new resources, describing what sexual intercourse, oral and anal, and sexual secretions and contraceptives have been called at various points over the last 700 years.

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vermontstudiocenter:

Jake Nussbaum is a staff artist here at VSC. As part of his project SIGHTSEEING, he takes resident writer Vicente Lozano on a tour of the security cameras of our town Johnson, VT. 

Jake Nussbaum will be having an openning reception for his solo exhibition FIELD GUIDE, which includes new sculpture, writing, photography, video, mapping, costume, and installation.

7pm at Gallery 2 in Wolf Kahn. 

I adore Jake. He’s been great to work with.

nevver:

MINNEAPOLIS (The Borowitz Report)—Historians studying archival photographs from four decades ago have come to the conclusion that the U.S. must have believed in science at some point. The New Yorker

Oh, for the good ol’ days.

nevver:

MINNEAPOLIS (The Borowitz Report)—Historians studying archival photographs from four decades ago have come to the conclusion that the U.S. must have believed in science at some point.
The New Yorker

Oh, for the good ol’ days.