Archive for March 10, 2015

There’s a new sex shop in Dalston – Time Out London


Time Out London
There's a new sex shop in Dalston
Time Out London
Sadly, you won't be able to pick up a dildo or a leather onesie at this particular 'Sex Shop', which is in fact a new exhibition at Transition Gallery. The project is curated by Sarah Gillham, Jack Stokoe and Darren Nairn, three London-based artists

Startups are searching for legal loopholes to bring sex toys to India – Quartz


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Startups are searching for legal loopholes to bring sex toys to India
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In the latest war against Indian sex toys—yes, that's a thing—Delhi lawyer Suhaas Joshi took online retailer Snapdeal to court for selling sex accessories that he says violate several laws. The case has highlighted how marketers are finding legal

Sex toy shop across from school bus stop draws attention – First Coast News


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Sex toy shop across from school bus stop draws attention
First Coast News
Just across the street from the "Sex Toy Shop" is a bus stop for Middleburg students. Three school buses stop there to drop off high school, elementary and special ed. students. "My kids go here. This is their bus stop. My son can read. I don't want

’50 Shades of Grey’ sparks sex shop sales – New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV

'50 Shades of Grey' sparks sex shop sales
New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV
There has been a lot of interest in sensation toys, she told us. Psychologist Dr. Harris Stratyner told us that the books and now the film are setting the stage for dialogue. “This time we're getting more of the woman's reaction and she's playing much

’50 Shades’ premiere whips up sex-shop sales – Crain’s New York Business


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'50 Shades' premiere whips up sex-shop sales
Crain’s New York Business
The city's adult-toy industry has been banking on the hope that the Universal Pictures film will whip up sales. It wasn't just the sex shops that saw a huge leap in interest when the book was published in 2011. Among those eagerly anticipating the film
Ball Gags & Bondage Kits in Suburbia: How Fifty Shades Changed How We Buy The Debrief


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“Toy Story: How Sex Shops Are Cashing In On The ‘Fifty Shades’ Movie” – ThinkProgress


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"Toy Story: How Sex Shops Are Cashing In On The 'Fifty Shades' Movie"
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Just as the Scandal obsessives starting buying Olivia Pope's Crate and Barrel wine glasses in droves, Fifty Shades fans have been on something of a sex toy shopping spree. In 2013, the novel sparked a 7.5 percent jump in sales of sex-themed products, …
'Fifty Shades of Grey' Fever Strikes Movie Theaters, Sex ShopsVariety

Northampton sex shop: 'Fifty Shades of Grey' more fantasy than realityMassLive.com
Sex Toys Go MainstreamVegas Seven
The Local Denmark -Windsor Star (blog) -Boston Standard
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Man burned down sex shop to eradicate porn – wwlp.com


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Man burned down sex shop to eradicate porn
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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Kalamazoo police say the suspect who set the fire that destroyed an adult store did it in an effort to eliminate pornography from his neighborhood. The fire broke out at Hollywood Nights on S. Westnedge near Whites Road late …
Michigan's Mitchell Hapner admits setting fire to sex shop to 'eradicate' porn Daily Mail

Ax-wielding hair designer burns down Michigan adult store to please GodRaw Story

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Salisbury tightens sex shop laws – Delmarva Daily Times


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Salisbury tightens sex shop laws
Delmarva Daily Times
"We know what these establishments have done, up and down the Eastern seaboard, to circumvent local law and have these stores in inappropriate places," Ireton said. "This legislation will amortize these establishments within two years and place them in …
Sex shops skirt the rules, but Salisbury cracks downUSA TODAY

Salisbury Officials Zero In on Adult StoreDelmarva Public Radio

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ErotiCastro: Getting To Know Your Local Sex Shop – Hoodline


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ErotiCastro: Getting To Know Your Local Sex Shop
Hoodline
A running joke around the Castro is that it's full of coffee shops, bars, smoke shops, and, of course, adult stores. While many businesses come and go, you might be surprised to know that Rock Hard, Phantom, Chaps, and Does Your Mother Know have all …

Mothers work to shut down Clay County sex toy store – WJXT Jacksonville

Mothers work to shut down Clay County sex toy store
WJXT Jacksonville
JACKSONVILLE? COVERING CLAY COUNTY, SOME MOTHERS HAVE STARTED THE PROCESS OF GETTING AN ALLEGED SEX TOY STORE SHUT DOWN. THEY SAY THE SHOP SHOULDN'T BE THERE BECAUSE IT'S RIGHT ACROSS THE STREET …

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