The internet presents a wonderful opportunity for people to openly debate subjects which influence the greater population, a debate many who deny the power of reason fear greatly.
With the Meese Commission Report, America learned first hand how the government could find people closed-minded, biased, and shifty enough to deny the scientific research studied and reported on by an earlier commission (whose report, published in 1970, recommended among other things that "A massive sex education campaign should be initiated, encompassing biological, social, psychological and religious information" as well as the horrifying "There should be continued open discussion, based on facts, of issues relating to obscenity and pornography.")
We have links to scientific studies of Pornography currently available in the web in our Porn Studies Library.
| Back in the middle ages, catharsis
was important. The poor got their day in festivals which featured reversals:
they got rich and powerful for a day, while the unelected elite stood aside.
Even religious folks back then understood the utility of allowing people
to blow off steam once in a while. Does porn function the same way? Does
it relieve the stress of a repressive society? Read Letting
Out the Bung: A Fool's Inquiry into Pornography and Exploding Wine Casks.
However you define erotica, few can deny its life affirming qualities. Our erotica library contains works that are odd, thoughtful, and of course in the end complications set in. Still, they're hot, mysterious, and there's something going on in each one.
The fiction in Solomon's Refuge library often integrates sexuality into literary themes--pretty much like life. If you are not expecting or are opposed to the expression of such themes, please exit using your browser's back button.
If the government in the region in which you reside forbids you to view words with a sexual connotation, you are also kindly requested to exit.
Finally, if you're over the age of 18, enter the Erotica Library.
Latest Story Addition: Missy is Back! - And she's writing about a little dinner in Dinner Tail. See the Erotica Library if you're old enough.
The latest addition to our Italian Stories is Ah Roma.
Literary Erotica? Alma Marceau's latest is called Lofting, and it's one good, hot read. [review]
If you're looking for dirty pictures--well, we don't have any here. But if you like tasteful nude photos just click the link to go to domai, a site devoted to the beauty and sexuality of women everywhere.
Adult DVD's? SugarDVD is like an Adult Netflix.
Please read our guidelines before submitting to Solomon's Refuge. The material we're seeking is quite specific. We're always looking for articles or links on legitimate pornography studies or on ancient erotic expression.
And maybe you want more than books. Shop with Sally Ann, who'll lead you toward some garter belts and nylons, her favorite formal wear.
The ancients had their porn, you can be sure of that. Every culture has its celebration of sex, no matter what the religious folks say. See what the rich folks in Pompeii had on their walls.
Those who believe it is our patriotic duty to guard our freedoms (and those who don't!) are invited to read: Slouching toward Fascism: Censorship and the Erosion of Civil Liberties after the Terrorist Acts of September 11, 2001 for more. And hey, does that fine government of ours think that we the people are as downright dimwitted as they are? Well, I've accumulated some proof...
Get more interesting sex commentary from the Daze Reader Sex News Blog.
Penises are always fun.
So they all got excited over Janet Jackson's titties, eh? The Europeans wouldn't, and here's why.
On/scenity: She knows it when she sees it