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PHOTOS: Indiana teacher marries Jesus Christ, becomes consecrated virgin

Hundreds of people recently attended a wedding at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Fort Wayne, Indianato watch a woman get married to God. Jessica Hayes, 38, was dressed in a lovely white wedding gown as she became one of the few consecrated virgins in the world to marry her groom...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 10:52am

What are the lasting effects of '50 Shades of Grey?'

As part of Metro's annual sex issue, we explore today's hottest sex trends both locally and nationally. For more of this year's theme -- kink -- check out our 2012 sex poll and an interview with E.L. James herself. With its bedroom banter, bondage scenarios and detailed explanations...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 6:09pm

Public sex: 6 rules for getting frisky outdoors

Now that the weather’s turning warmer, many people are overcome by two urges: to get outside and to get it on. Two great tastes that taste great together! And so the season of outdoor sex has begun. But it’s not all fun and games like naked Slip ’n Slide — there are some...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 6:06pm

Will the Fiera revolutionize women's sex lives?

I'll admit the extent to which I understand the human vagina is limited. So imagine my bewilderment when I attended Nuelle's unveiling of a new sex device for women called "Fiera." RELATED:Squirtingdildocould be key to DIY conception Call it an arouser. Call it a "before...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:45pm

The do's and don'ts of kinky sex

Being kinky means different things to different people, but being informed and communicating is always a must. Credit: Fuse We need to abandon this idea that there are two ways to get it on: regular sex and kink. Sex means that there is no “regular.” According to the National Survey...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:42pm

New squirting dildo could be key to DIY conception

Dildos may come in many shapes and sizes, buthow many dildos are out there that squirt? There are apparently a few, according to inventor and business owner Stephanie Berman. However, Berman's take on this class of dildo, The Semenette, stands above the rest as a squriting dildo invented...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:38pm

Smart sex gadgets for him and her

From improbable porn movies to cringeworthy sex manuals, there’s been little to educate us in performing well in the bedroom. But a new generation of smart gadgets aims to whip our limp selves into shape – by giving a workout to our nether regions. Today’s intelligent sex toys...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:37pm

Are your sex toys safe? We ask an expert

Laura Anne Stuart adjusts toys on the shelf at the Tool Shed. Attack of the Killer Butt Plug sounds like a horrible B-movie, but you may be surprised to learn what is in your sex toys. To give you a business owner’s account of safety in this $15 billion industry, I talked with Tool Shed...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:16pm

All we want is a really good spanking?

The fastest way to turn me on is to spank me. I don't know why I have such a Pavlovian response to a hand crashing down hard on my butt, but it's one of my favorite sexual activities ever. It's not like this is for everyone, but for me, just getting on my hands and knees — my...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:15pm

Pornhub: Data shows increase in 'MILF' porn searches on Mother's Day

On Mother’s Day, many people will celebrate their moms by sending flowers, giving them a call, or with a nice dinner. Others, according to this new report, are celebrating that special day a different kind of way. The numbers experts on the Insights team at Pornhub have put together data...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:10pm

Will ice cubes in dryers really take out wrinkles?

There’s a life hacking video starting to float around the Web that claims you can remove wrinkles from a shirt by tossing a few ice cubes into a dryer. That sounds crazy, right? Yes, we think so, too. JumbleJoy.com – a fun life-hacking site that claims to be the “perfect place...

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 8:24pm

What exactly is Hygge and why you need it ASAP

When it comes to winter, you have two options: move as far away as possible or learn to embrace it. Can’t afford a one-way ticket to the Keys? Consider adopting the concept of "hygge." A Danish word with no direct English translation, it is, essentially, the art of cozying up and...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 2:04pm

Why you should think about Tuition Insurance before heading off to college

Let’s face the facts, college can be expensive. While many students earn valuable experiences that can help them to join the workforce after they have earned their degrees, there are many students that may experience a variety of different hardships during their time at school that may...

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 5:05am

Anthony Bourdain and President Obama solve the world's problems over $6 noodles in Vietnam

When it comes to impressing an important dinner guest, the right venue is everything. And when you're globetrotting chef Anthony Bourdain, you know the best places don't have to be fussy, white-tablecloth affairs. Last night, Bourdain posted a photo of himself and President Barack Obama...

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 12:42pm

Introducing päntsdrunk, the Finnish wellness trend you'll love

Forget about hygge: This summer, it’s all about relaxation — and you’ll achieve peak relaxation when you follow a new wellness trend out of Finland known as päntsdrunk. What is päntsdrunk? A new book by Finnish journalist Miska Rantanen reveals that päntsdrunk is pretty much...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 12:51pm

PHOTOS: These kids are having a hard time with their Easter Bunny photos

These creepy Easter Bunny pictures will haunt you in your dreams. Easter is another holiday where young kids will go to the local mall or department store to take a photo with the holiday's mascot — the Easter Bunny.  Much like taking pictures with Santa, taking picutres with...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 5:18pm

E.L. James on ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’: ‘It’s all about fantasies’

As part of Metro's annual sex issue, we explore today's hottest trends both locally and nationally. For more of this year's theme — kink — check our 2012 sex poll and an interview with a New York City dominatrix. Writer Erika Leonard, better known as E.L. James, is a...

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 2:38pm

Marie Kondo's best tips from The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

Marie Kondo is like the Beyonce of Japan: the larger-than-life superstar of organization. Her book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing, is also making waves among Americans who want to learn how to live a neater and more zen lifestyle. We read...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 12:14pm

The best and worst fall foods

With fall, all kinds of yummy seasonal foods become available to us. While most are delicious, some are healthier than other— just think, oven-roasted butternut squash versus apple cider donuts. But it's not always that obvious. To help sort out the good from the bad, as well as make...

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 11:23am

Swap wine for Champagne on your holiday table

If you only think of Champagne on special occasions, then AJ Ojeda-Pons is celebrating most days of the year. “For the longest time, I had a motto: Drink Champagne every day,” says the sommelier, who mans the wine list at Geoffrey Zakarian’s The Lambs Club. “Champagne is...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:56pm