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Tit Bit #5
Haha, you’ll never guess my size - it’s off the grid.
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Is Getting Naked With Strangers More Intimate Than Kissing?

Remember Tatia Pilieva’s “First Kiss”? Here’s its more intimate cousin.

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Since it was posted on March 10, 2014, Tatia Pilieva’s “First Kiss” has had over 87 million views. Pilieva’s description of the short black and white film is very simple: “We asked twenty strangers to kiss for the first time…” The film went viral, with countless parodies and commentaries. There was even a filmwith 20 strangers who “weren’t models.” A lot of people did seem to have an issue with…

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Instagram Now Fat Shaming?

Instagram may not be the only one guilty of fat shaming Samm Newman.

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Recently, the social media app Instagram has been under major scrutiny. As the site attempts to maintain a comfortable environment for its users, it ends up deleting profiles it had no right to remove in the first place. Breastfeeding mothers have had their accounts deleted, along with women who are fighting for equal topless rights (such as celebrities Rihanna and Scout Willis). The recent…

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Time for another Tit Bit Tuesday - #tbt anyone?

While somewhat on the hard-to-read side, this Tit Bit features two of my nerdy guilty pleasures. 10 points to whoever can guess both of them! Image courtesy of my godmother.

Guest Report: Getting It Off My Chest: Why I Chose Breast Reduction

Check out the latest Guest Report - this one’s from the amazing Feminspire’s Jackie Klein!

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Jackie Klein, a writer for Feminspire.com, shares a piece she wrote in October 2012. This piece was cross-posted with permission.

5639633497_8038884e81_oImagine you have to carry around an extra 10 to 20 pounds of fat on your body every day. It just sits there centralized on one location of your body, and there’s not really much you can do about it. No amount of dieting and exercise will change it. You can’t just…

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The TaTa Top: A Beginner’s Guide to Toplessness

Now this is what I call a bikini body. #freethenipple

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8554985_origKnown as the “breast bikini top ever,” the TaTa Top (a bikini that resembles naked breasts) is sparking new discussions around the #FreeTheNipple movement. As I am currently sitting on a beach and getting sand in my cleavage, I figured it was time for me to take a closer look at these swim suits.

Over the past year, various people have been protesting the US’s unequal topless laws. While a…

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Tit Bit #3

This girl looks happy with her entire body, from her shoulders to her toes. Image courtesy of Huffington Post.

Hop On Boob: NYC’s Museum of Sex Hosts An Adult Carnival

This carnival may have a lot of historical and sociological significance.

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No, I’m not kidding. NYC’s Museum of Sex is currently hosting an exhibit called FUNLAND: Pleasures & Perils of the Erotic Fairground. This Carnival of sorts has everything you’d expect at a traveling amusement park, but with slight erotic alterations: a climbing wall featuring human appendages and a labyrinth centered around the infamous “G” Spot. But the ride that’s making headlines is none…

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What Is Women’s Health? Hobby Lobby Might Need A Refresher

Health is an individual matter. And believe it or not, women’s health is human health.

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Health is more nuanced than we think. We operate in a society where we think everything, including health, is easily divided into strict categories. Good or evil, tall or short, boy or girl, and healthy or not healthy. That’s it, those are the definitions. No room for a spectrum of possibilities, no allowances for those who fall outside of that range. We like categorizing - it’s a simple and…

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