She The People: sex

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Is Missouri couple’s ’50 Shades of Grey’ lifestyle a crime?

A federal court wants to show photos and videos of the rough sex enjoyed by Edward Bagley and his wife as proof that he has a history of sexual assault. His attorney says no: The activities were consensual and didn't cause injury, so they aren't crimes. Should what happens in the bedroom stay in the bedroom?

By Diana Reese  |  01:29 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  50 Shades of Grey, BDSM, bondage, Edward Bagley, kinky sex, Marilyn Bagley, Missouri

Posted at 09:59 PM ET, 09/21/2012

Jill Biden makes unintentional sexual joke and gets laughs

By Suzi Parker  |  09:59 PM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jill Biden, Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Mitt Romney, John McCain, sex, jokes, politics, 2012

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 08/26/2012

College hookups: Boys have always been on the side

The only difference today is that one-night stands are better documented in social media.

By Suzi Parker  |  01:34 PM ET, 08/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hanna Rosin, sex, hook-ups, college campuses, Madonna, Helen Gurley Brown

Posted at 08:44 AM ET, 08/14/2012

Helen Gurley Brown turned mouseburgers into sex kittens

Helen Gurley Brown changed women’s lives. A sexual trailblazer and feminist, Brown took no prisoners in the early 1960s.

By Suzi Parker  |  08:44 AM ET, 08/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Helen Gurley Brown, David Brown, sex, Cosmopolitan, New York, Arkansas, journalism

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 07/27/2012

Chick-fil-A controversy over same-sex marriage draws Billy Graham back into spotlight

If all goes according to plan, Billy Graham will be eating chicken on Wednesday to show his opposition to same-sex marriage.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  02:40 PM ET, 07/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Billy Graham, Franklin Graham, President Obama, same-sex marriage, Chick-fil-A, Mike Huckabee, religion

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 06/14/2012

Is Obama losing support among black N.C. voters?

Public Policy Polling offered a rare disclaimer of its own results, saying it “seems like an unrealistically low share of African American voters for Obama.”

By Mary C. Curtis  |  10:40 AM ET, 06/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  president obama, mitt romney, black voters, African Americans, same-sex marriage, polls, DEcmorats, Republicans, North Carolina, 2012 convention

Posted at 01:28 PM ET, 06/04/2012

Does Sarah Jessica Parker's Obama ad cheapen the White House?

SHE THE PEOPLE | The “Sex and the City” star is holding a raffle to attract small-dollar donors.

By Suzi Parker  |  01:28 PM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sarah Jessica Parker, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Mitt Romney, Ann Romney, Donald Trump, 2012, fashion, Sex and the City

Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 06/01/2012

Are ‘sex-selective abortions’ a choice?

The failed Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act would’ve punished doctors with up to five years in prison for performing abortions because parents want a child of the other sex.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  02:43 PM ET, 06/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sex selective abortions, abortion rights, Democrats, Republicans

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 05/18/2012

North Carolina same-sex marriage amendment: Confusion over domestic partner benefits

The new state constitutional amendment defining marriage as pact between a man and a woman is already having an impact

By Mary C. Curtis  |  04:57 PM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  north carolina, same sex amendment, bill clinton, barack obama, law, economy. amendment one

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 05/10/2012

Taking Obama, or politicians, at their word

Maybe sometimes, a politician simply means what he says.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  02:13 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Obama, same-sex marriage

Posted at 05:49 AM ET, 05/10/2012

Does Michele Bachmann know about same-sex union in Switzerland?

Does she know about same-sex marriage in her new country?

By Suzi Parker  |  05:49 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michele Bachmann, same-sex marriage, Barack Obama, Tea Party, Switzerland

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 05/09/2012

North Carolina gay marriage ban: How does it affect the social and political future of the state?

By Mary C. Curtis  |  02:13 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  north carolina, same sex amendment, bill clinton, barack obama, law, economy

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 05/09/2012

Sorry, North Carolina. Marriage is a basic civil right.

We should reject the whole notion of “traditional American family values.”

By Michelle Bernard  |  09:43 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sam Sex Marriage, North Carolina Marriage Amendment, Civil Rights

Posted at 04:03 PM ET, 05/04/2012

Did Dominique Strauss-Kahn's luck run out at the W?

The accusations against Dominique Strauss-Kahn become more alarming with each fresh episode.

By Suzi Parker  |  04:03 PM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dominique Strauss-Kahn, DSK, sex scandals, W Hotel, France

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 05/02/2012

Sex, Maids and Videotape: L'Affaire DSK

A Bronx judge has ruled against his plea for diplomatic immunity in the civil case against him. But it’s as if he really can’t imagine why the charge continues to dog him.

By Delia Lloyd  |  11:40 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DSK, dominique strauss kahn, sex scandals, DSK civil suit

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 04/16/2012

Bev Perdue: ‘Women have to be vigilant’

“And no matter what religious or moral background you come from, no one has the right to put discrimination of any kind into our Constitution.”

By Mary C. Curtis  |  10:55 AM ET, 04/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bev perdue, north carolina, same-sex marriage, women's summit, abortion, education

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 04/06/2012

Bobby Petrino should have learned from Bill Clinton

Have men not learned anything from their scandal-ridden predecessors?

By Suzi Parker  |  04:57 PM ET, 04/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bobby Petrino, Bill Clinton, sex scandals, football, SEC

Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 02/13/2012

Oh Daniel Radcliffe, do grow up

To get viewers to take him seriously as the widower he plays in ‘The Lady in Black,’ Radcliffe has gone into TMI overdrive.

By Delia Lloyd  |  11:21 AM ET, 02/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  daniel radcliffe, the woman in black, harry potter, daniel radcliffe alcoholism, sex with fans, daniel radcliffe sex with fans

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 02/12/2012

Chart of Obama ‘evolving’ on gay marriage shows New York Magazine needs to evolve

How could the magazine miss the subtext its illustration conveyed, that the humanity of an African American president rests on his support of same-sex marriage?

By Mary C. Curtis  |  11:18 AM ET, 02/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  darwin, evolution, new york magazine, gay rights, gay marriage, same-sex marriage, Barack Obama

Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 02/07/2012

Priest out for praying wrong

Father Bill Rowe, pastor of St. Mary’s Church in Mount Carmel, Illinois, has been forced out for praying in his own words rather than reading from the Roman Missal.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  04:34 PM ET, 02/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Komen, Susan G. Komen Foundation, Planned Parenthood, Obama decision on contraception, First Amendment, free exercise of religion, David Axelrod, George Weigel, Karen Handel, clerical sex abuse, Catholic Church, Fr. Bill Rowe, St. Mary's Church, Mount Carmel, Illinois