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Issue #2215 :: Friday, February 13, 2009
SPECIAL ISSUE: 2009 Sex Issue

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Berkeley Student Dating Life Weathering Economic Storm
Before books, housing, food and transportation-and excluding out-of-state tuition-an undergraduate education at UC Berkeley costs $8,932 per year, according to the university's admissions Web site.

Exploring the Sensualities Of Food
Most of you walk by the Desi Dog stand everyday, where a hotdog-grabbing devil-woman looks you in the eye while squeezing a bottle of ketchup. Food is undoubtedly sensual, and it is no surprise that marketing strategies often tap into this truth. Food-related political groups have opted to play off of this as well, hoping to woo supporters with flashy, provocative taglines and imagery.

Organic/Orgasmic
Vixen Creations makes gorgeous, dreamy silicone dildos. You won't have to worry about any potentially toxic phthalates, the stuff that makes plastic bendy. Better yet, it's local-the warehouse is just across the bay. Try Leo in silver glitter if you want something curved for the G-spot or prostate. If realism is your thing, go for the thicker Lonestar, complete with balls, veins and silky VixSkinT finish. Both fit into a harness so you can share the fun with someone else.

Pornography Finds Niche in Nailing Politicians
In a year full of political developments and scandal, the porn industry has managed to stay on top of politics with parody and industry figures continuing to stick it to government authority.

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Obama Policies Denote Shift in Sexual Thinking
During his campaign, President Barack Obama made many pledges related to sexual health and birth control. Less than a month into his term, some of his promises have already come to fruition, and more policy changes are expected.

Pornography Finds Niche in Nailing Politicians
In a year full of political developments and scandal, the porn industry has managed to stay on top of politics with parody and industry figures continuing to stick it to government authority.

Pornography Finds Niche in Nailing Politicians
In a year full of political developments and scandal, the porn industry has managed to stay on top of politics with parody and industry figures continuing to stick it to government authority.

Women of the Executive Branch
The phrase "presidential sex scandal" might conjure images of the charismatic 35th President John F. Kennedy and his various movie star girlfriends. Or maybe the words bring to mind a more recent episode involving 42nd President Bill Clinton and a certain stained dress.

GOOD VIBES
While many businesses have been facing economic difficulties in the past several months, some may be cashing in on the recession.

Organic/Orgasmic
Vixen Creations makes gorgeous, dreamy silicone dildos. You won't have to worry about any potentially toxic phthalates, the stuff that makes plastic bendy. Better yet, it's local-the warehouse is just across the bay. Try Leo in silver glitter if you want something curved for the G-spot or prostate. If realism is your thing, go for the thicker Lonestar, complete with balls, veins and silky VixSkinT finish. Both fit into a harness so you can share the fun with someone else.

Berkeley Student Dating Life Weathering Economic Storm
Before books, housing, food and transportation-and excluding out-of-state tuition-an undergraduate education at UC Berkeley costs $8,932 per year, according to the university's admissions Web site.

Thumb Wars
American politics is all about family values, good PR and fidelity. To make it big on the national scene, you have to schmooze and slither your way to the top while simultaneously maintaining a squeaky clean personal life. This undeniable rule makes it all the more fun when politicians (mostly the male ones) start thinking with the other head.

How to Avoid Bush-isms in The Bedroom
Presidents live on in the public memory for very different reasons. Lincoln is honored as a hero for emancipating the slaves and giving inspiring speeches. FDR is remembered for raising spirits through Fireside Chats and for helping to pull the country out of a depression. And George W. Bush is famous for coining the phrase "war on terror" and for saying "Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me-can't get fooled again."

Exploring the Sensualities Of Food
Most of you walk by the Desi Dog stand everyday, where a hotdog-grabbing devil-woman looks you in the eye while squeezing a bottle of ketchup. Food is undoubtedly sensual, and it is no surprise that marketing strategies often tap into this truth. Food-related political groups have opted to play off of this as well, hoping to woo supporters with flashy, provocative taglines and imagery.

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