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Cruising a Hotel Basement Bathroom in Search of My Queer Lineage

Stories of bareback sex in city parks and hooking up in bathhouses are our fables — stories of a time when cruising functioned as a vital means for gay men to not just get off, but to discover each other

The Ethics of Hooking Up When You’re Sick

Chlamydia is a single dose of antibiotics compared to a 10-day course for strep, so why is it okay to hide one but not the other from a sexual partner?

Your Most Ho-Ho-Horrifying ‘Home for the Holidays’ Hookup Mistakes

We asked, you delivered — and we're so, so sorry

Can the ‘Shocker’ Be Redeemed?

The sketchy and notorious sex act is a relic of the early internet — but to this day, some couples actually swear by it. Maybe it's due for a sex-positive, consensual rebrand