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Daniel Keenan Savage is an American author, media pundit, journalist, and LGBT community activist. He writes Savage Love, an internationally syndicated relationship and sex advice column.
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A Curious History of Sex
Kate Lister - Apr 14, 2020
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This is not a comprehensive study of every sexual quirk, kink and ritual across all cultures throughout time, as that would entail writing an encyclopaedia. Rather, this is a drop in the ocean, a paddle in the shallow end of sex history, but I hope you will get pleasantly wet nonetheless.The act of sex has not changed since people first worked out ...
Dan Savage
Feb 14, 2021
This book is a terrific read.      source
A Search for America's Christmas Present
Hank Stuever - Nov 12, 2009
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A heartfelt, hilarious look at the evolution of a half-trillion-dollar American holidayHank Stuever turns his unerring eye for the idiosyncrasies of modern life to Frisco, Texas, a suburb at once all-American and completely itself, to tell the story of the nation's most over-the-top celebration: Christmas. Stuever starts the narrative as so many st...
Dan Savage
Dec 30, 2020
I'm really going to miss reading @hankstuever on TV in the @washingtonpost. If you haven't read his amazing book about the Christmas Industrial Complex — Tinsel — you should! It's terrific!      source
Faggots Galore
Jon Fondle - Jan 01, 1968
Dan Savage
Dec 24, 2014
Jon Fondle's best book - my favorite, at least. What's your favorite Fondle?      source
Marriage, a History
How Love Conquered Marriage
Stephanie Coontz - Feb 28, 2006 (first published in 2005)
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Just when the clamor over "traditional" marriage couldn't get any louder, along comes this groundbreaking book to ask, "What tradition?" In Marriage, a History, historian and marriage expert Stephanie Coontz takes readers from the marital intrigues of ancient Babylon to the torments of Victorian lovers to demonstrate how recent the idea of marrying...
Dan Savage
Jan 17, 2013
@mrbenwells The book I recommended was "Marriage, A History: How Love Conquered Marriage" by @StephanieCoontz. Here:      source
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