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Time was it was Valentine’s Day every week. And would be suitors sent camels to win the heart of a young maiden. Amalgamated Press tugged at the heart strings with Valentine, a comic paper that mixed tales of young love with pop fandom for 17 years and 927 issues. It inspired DC Thomson to create a rival in the form…

Theme of the Week: Love Theme of the Week: Love

I was drinking beer (Piraat which is amazing) and doing some work on a paper with my research buddies when I thought, “I should actually do the theme of the week.” Next week, the theme will be experts. I won’t be there because I will be away in Jamaica for most of the week but still, I can post ahead of time. But this…

Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Battle of the Heartthrobs, Winners Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Battle of the Heartthrobs, Winners

Well, this is it folks. We have our winners. Who are the lucky champions?

Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Battle of the Heartthrobs, Round 4 (Finals) Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Battle of the Heartthrobs, Round 4 (Finals)

This is it folks: the final battle. Who will triumph as the dreamiest man and woman of them all? It’s up to you.

Theme of the Week: Love, Romance and Valentine's Day Theme of the Week: Love, Romance and Valentine's Day

Hey, it’s that time of year! I’m all tired because I have a terrible cold but I didn’t want to miss putting this thread up before I go lie in bed with a warm cup of tea. I liked the Francophone week, by the way, and maybe we need to do some similar stuff with other languages. But let’s talk about LOVE. I’ve been…

Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Battle of the Heartthrobs, Round 2 (Day Two) (Updated: Winners) Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Battle of the Heartthrobs, Round 2 (Day Two) (Updated: Winners)

Day one of Round 2 is over. Now, let’s pull your heartstrings some more with a tough choice between the finalists of Groups 7 and 8.

Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Battle of the Heartthrobs, Round 2 (Day One) (Updated: Winners) Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Battle of the Heartthrobs, Round 2 (Day One) (Updated: Winners)

Round 1 is over! And now it’s time to cut things down to size in the considerably smaller selection for Round 2.

Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Nominate Your Heartthrobs, Round 1 (Day Four) (Updated: Winners) Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Nominate Your Heartthrobs, Round 1 (Day Four) (Updated: Winners)

This is it folks: the final day of the first round of our Valentine’s Day bracket. Who among those that remain will move on to Round 2?

Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Nominate Your Heartthrobs, Round 1 (Day Three) (Updated: Winners) Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Nominate Your Heartthrobs, Round 1 (Day Three) (Updated: Winners)

We’re halfway done with the first round folks. Just another hundred or so contestants to roll through and then it’s on to Round 2.

Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Nominate Your Heartthrobs, Round 1 (Day Two) (Updated x2: Winners) Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Nominate Your Heartthrobs, Round 1 (Day Two) (Updated x2: Winners)

Day one is over! The winners have been chosen! And now it’s time for day two.

Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Nominate Your Heartthrobs! (Updated) Valentine's Day Twinja Madness: Nominate Your Heartthrobs! (Updated)

There’s no mistaking that the last few months have been kind of a bummer. Heck, the last year maybe. And for many Valentine’s Day is kind of bittersweet. But StrangestMoon and I are looking to make it all better. In honor of everyone’s favorite celebration of libido we’re holding a bracket to determine the fictional…

Did Neanderthals feel love? Did Neanderthals feel love?

I came across this today, and it made me tear up a bit. A poem by Karen Anderson (wife of sf writer Poul Anderson). For those who don’t know, Shanidar IV is a Neanderthal specimen, found in a grave site. This from “The Unicorn Trade” by Poul and Karen Anderson. The excerpt from Science magazine is included as part of…

The Pickle and the Elephant: Now Updated with More Romance

A story as old as time....pickle and the beast.

The Millennial Marriage Project: Cowgirl Afternoon for Starters The Millennial Marriage Project: Cowgirl Afternoon for Starters

She was wearing a flowing, flowery skirt and it fell on either side of my legs. We had set this up online, and now I was fucking her during her shift. I felt her squeeze me most intimately as I literally saw Jesus. He was hanging on the wall behind her. I was screwing the Christian Bookstore Girl; fucking over God,…

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