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Unscrewing up the sexual culture. Host Jaclyn Friedman and a rotating cast of whipsmart guests untangle the politics and culture of sex, and help out real-world sex advice-seekers.

Unscrewing up the sexual culture. Host Jaclyn Friedman and a rotating cast of whipsmart guests untangle the politics and culture of sex, and help out real-world sex advice-seekers.
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Boston, MA

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Unscrewing up the sexual culture. Host Jaclyn Friedman and a rotating cast of whipsmart guests untangle the politics and culture of sex, and help out real-world sex advice-seekers.

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@jaclynf

Language:

English


Episodes

They Don't Even Love Me

5/15/2018
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The news about men's aggrieved entitlement to women's bodies is a LOT lately. Jaclyn processes and gets productive (and downright tenderhearted) with sexuality and emotional health educator Karen BK Chan.

Duration:00:45:12

Spare Parts: Hot Butches

5/8/2018
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Schneiderman, Diaz & Khaled get what they deserve. A history of "girl power." And at last, courtesy of a listener, Jaclyn gets her Hot Butches in Pop Culture. All in one jam-packed quickiesode!

Duration:00:14:54

Brigadoon Sex

5/2/2018
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We needed a break from reality this week, so pull up a chair and listen in while Jaclyn talks with Redheadedgirl about the sexual politics of romance novels. Don't worry: we left in the naughty bits.

Duration:00:39:04

Spare Parts: Treat Fuckbois Like Fuckbois

4/24/2018
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New old visions for survivors, some blunt dating advice, and a little butt action, all in one quickiesode!

Duration:00:15:27

Anti Trafficking Means What

4/17/2018
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With the passage of SESTA/FOSTA, we've entered a time of unprecedented danger for sex workers and for sexual expression in general. Criminologist Claudia

Duration:00:34:35

Spare Parts: Porn for Science

4/11/2018
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In this quickiesode: An update on the crackdowns against sex workers and your right to sexual expression, advice for a man with a surprising ethical double-standard, and a story about the time Jaclyn watched porn for science.

Duration:00:16:19

Woke or Scared?

4/4/2018
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Jaclyn catches up with writer and activist Soraya Chemaly to talk about the past, present and future of #metoo.

Duration:00:42:38

Spare Parts: A Feminist and a Slut

3/21/2018
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Stop SESTA, have some advice from the Sugars, and find out what nutritionist mean girls are like.

Duration:00:14:39

Fun Famine

3/13/2018
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Could your food cravings be telling you you have a pleasure deficit? Body Kindness author Rebecca Scritchfield joins Jaclyn to explore the connections between body image, diet culture, health and sexuality

Duration:00:41:13

Spare Parts: Amateur

2/27/2018
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In this quickiesode: bad Christians, surprising advice about orgies and parenting, and Tina Horn weighs in on who is (and is not) a porn star.

Duration:00:15:10

Porn Stars Are People

2/20/2018
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From Stormy Daniels to the New York Times, there's been a lot talk about porn in the news. Tina Horn of Why Are People Into That joins Jaclyn to break down where the conversation is breaking down, how we could build it better, and why it matters how we talk about porn.

Duration:00:49:28

Spare Parts: Flag Your Values

2/13/2018
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We're back from hiatus and talking porn stigma, self-care, Valentine's, and social circles.

Duration:00:15:09

Resistance is a Stage

11/28/2017
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Last full episode of the season! (More Spare Parts to come, no worries.) We put it to good use catching up with Pameal Merrit, co-founder and co-director of Reproaction, who gets real about what it takes to unscrew the sexual culture in more conservative or otherwise untapped communities.

Duration:00:43:16

Spare Parts: We Don't Know Where the Blood's Going

11/21/2017
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In this quickiesode, Jaclyn watches porn for science, helps out a listener whose boyfriend may be crossing a line between fantasy and exploitation, and talks with Tina Horn about the delights of consensual nonconsent.

Duration:00:17:34

Psychic Cock

11/14/2017
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It's Unscrewed Live! Jaclyn and Tina Horn of Why Are People Into That? talk Ted Cruz, porn v erotica, taboo fetishes, and the transformative political power of pleasure in this episode which was recorded in front of a live audience at the Sex Expo in Brooklyn in September.

Duration:00:52:42

Spare Parts: Don't Suffer For the Cause

11/7/2017
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A YouTube recommendation, a question about asexuality, a peek into how a book tour gets planned, and Jaclyn's femme origin story: all in one quickiesode.

Duration:00:13:49

The Metaphorical Lipstick

10/31/2017
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In which we discuss the politics of femme identity and how to match your lipstick to your nipple in the same episode. Which is the point.

Duration:00:38:06

Spare Parts: Vulva Tattoo

10/24/2017
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Some self-care thoughts post-Weinstein, listener advice about tattoos & how to be a good ally, and a very special invite for Unscrewed listeners! It's a Spare Parts quickiesode.

Duration:00:14:00

The Life and Death of Elle Peril

10/17/2017
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Can you heal the trauma of revenge porn by deliberately becoming a nude art model? Lena Chen, one of the first known women to have private nude photos of her nonconsensually shared across the internet, moved to Berlin and tried it. What she learned along the way may surprise you.

Duration:00:36:50

Spare Parts: Open Secret

10/10/2017
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Jaclyn confesses to some surprising thoughts about Harvey Weinstein. Plus deep thoughts about courage and consent.

Duration:00:17:05

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