The mating game often involves convoluted rationalizations.
Both men and women play a role in perpetuating attitudes toward sex that are hypocritical and logically inconsistent.
Double standards about sexual activity not only make life difficult, but they also complicate STD research. As we observe STD Awareness Month, it’s good to think about how to get to the truth.
Do we grade our candidates on the same level?
There often appears to be a double standard in how voters and pundits evaluate the candidates. Being perceived as a leader may have a lot to do with it.
Women traditionally rode side-saddle in order to preserve their hymen, a less-than-perfect signifier for virginity.
More and more women are requesting surgery to replace their hymens, in an effort to “fake” virginity. But virginity is a psychological state, and a hymen is no reliable indicator it exists. The idea of…