The Symposium is a philosophical text by Plato dated c. 385–370 BC. It depicts a group of men, partying, drinking and talking about their love of cock. The speeches are to be given in praise of Eros, the god of love and desire. The participants will be drinking wine, meaning that the men might be induced to say things they wouldn’t say elsewhere or when sober.
I distinguish between sexual orientation, romantic orientation, and platonic orientation because many straight guys, for example, have gay sex on the side. They often say, “It’s only sex.” To me, they are heteroromantic […]
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first have his tool polished. Confucius Confucius (551–479 BC) was a Chinese philosopher and politician. The philosophy of Confucius, also […]
In the 90’s jockstraps began to disappear as athletics moved to compression shorts. More recently new fashion jockstraps have come into style. Have you ever worn a fashion jockstrap or do you prefer […]
The ‘torn jeans’ trend emerged during the punk culture of the 1970’s. They represented rebellion: Punk Rockers tore apart all sorts of consumer goods as an expression of their anger towards society, and denim […]