Sex and Business Travel

Both my wife and I travel for business… we’re not 100 day/year travellers, but between the two of us, we are probably on the road at lest four or five days a month. And while its true that absence makes the heart grow fonder, it is equally true that repetitive nights home (or on the … Continue reading Sex and Business Travel

I want it all… and I want it now!

I think that's a reference to an old 80s song... but I'm not sure.  But in this case I'm referring to the dilemma most of us face in prioritizing the fun parts of our life over the day-to-day. I was having a conversation recently with a close female friend.  We were speaking of sex - … Continue reading I want it all… and I want it now!

Porn Hub’s Data Dump

I work with a lot of academic economists. One of their frequent refrains "new data is like porn to them". There is nothing a researcher of any type likes more than original data, from which they can conduct research to better understand the world. So imagine the euphoria on brainiac-ville, when the new data really … Continue reading Porn Hub’s Data Dump

Are You and Morning, Afternoon or Evening Sex Person?

When is the best time to have sex? Many people I know swear that morning sex is best.  Science supports them - according to an Italian research paper, 5:48 am is the optimal time to have sex, based on testosterone levels being higher and, therefore, arousal levels being at their peak. Cosmopolitan magazine backs up the … Continue reading Are You and Morning, Afternoon or Evening Sex Person?

Who Would Win a Race Between A Speed Climber and a Monkey?

I just watched the most fascinating sport. Speed Climbing. Speed Climbing is a very specialized rock climbing discipline where competitors race up a pre-set 35 foot, 90 degree vertical route (same every time) as quickly as possible. The winners do this in about 6 seconds check out this video. I've never seen anything like it. … Continue reading Who Would Win a Race Between A Speed Climber and a Monkey?

A Scary New Online World… or is it?

My daughter's school had a guest speaker in recently speaking about the dangers of online predation.  She was a policy investigator specializing in online predators and, after hearing her speak, I was terrified. The stories she told about older men trying to entice young girls on line to send pictures, meet.... It was really scary … Continue reading A Scary New Online World… or is it?