touch

‘Tender Sports Touches’ Make Pro Athletes Not Feel So Aggro

In 1948, Bob Lemon planted a kiss right on Gene Bearden’s lips, in front of the team, the press and the whole world. Seventy years later, their affection has never felt more timely

A Gentleman’s Guide to Giving a Really Good Massage

A helping hand on how to use your own

Hugging, Kissing and Sack Whacking: The Ways in Which Straight, Platonic Male Friends Touch Each…

Hugging, Kissing and Sack Whacking: The Ways in Which Straight, Platonic Male Friends Touch Each Other

Cuddle Parties and the Death of Platonic Male Touch

I’m one of 13 men and women at a night session of The Cuddle Sanctuary, a nonsexual “guided social experience” for adults sharing platonic touch…