Jesse Bering

Jesse Bering is the author of Perv: The Sexual Deviant in All of Us. Read his columns here and follow him at jessebering.com, @JesseBering, or on Facebook.

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Aug. 19 2014 11:42 PMWhat Makes People Look Like Their Pets?The eyes are a window to the ego.
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Oct. 7 2013 11:47 PMWhat Is Truly Perverted?How my book on sexual deviancy got a moral message.
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Aug. 23 2012 12:02 PMWhat Do Homophobic Bigots Really Think?How to debunk the most revolting arguments.
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July 10 2012 11:29 AMCan Oral Sex Cure Morning Sickness?Practical advice from a new hypothesis about pregnancy.
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April 16 2012 2:04 PMPretty in PinkWhat does the color of our genitals have to do with evolution?
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Jan. 6 2012 7:09 AMPorky PigIn early America, farm animals took the blame for zoophilic sex.
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Nov. 14 2011 7:02 AMSoulless Soul MatesCan an atheist and a believer have a happy marriage?
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Oct. 5 2011 6:33 AMAhmadinejad's Nightmare Does homosexuality exist in every human society?
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Aug. 23 2011 6:54 AMYour Head on My ShoulderParasitic twins and other half-formed siblings.
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July 25 2011 6:50 AML'Eau Pour ChienWhy do dogs rub up against things that smell bad?
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May 17 2011 1:27 PMHow the Brain Got Its ButtocksSixteenth-century anatomists couldn't keep their minds out of the gutter.
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April 5 2011 5:10 PMToo Old To HoldThe mystery of gerontophilia.
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Feb. 1 2011 12:15 PMAre You There God? It's Me, Brain.How our innate theory of mind gives rise to the divine creator.
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Jan. 13 2011 6:36 PMDarwin's Rape WhistleHave women evolved to protect themselves from sexual assault?
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March 17 2014 11:55 PMA Forgotten Scandal in Baltimore’s High SocietyCrooked lawyers sprang inmates from an asylum to make them slaves.
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June 17 2013 7:45 AMStop Saying “Sexual Preference”You may mean well, but it makes you sound ignorant.
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Aug. 6 2012 2:00 PMThe Prideful, Arrogant President of Chick-fil-AWhy ignorance of human sexuality is dangerous.
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May 23 2012 3:06 PMDo Men Find Dumb-Looking Women More Attractive?A new study says yes.
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Feb. 15 2012 6:30 AMEugene Hoskins Is His NameThe long-forgotten story of a black autistic man in Oxford, Miss., who crossed paths with William Faulkner.
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Dec. 22 2011 2:35 PMHair of the Night StalkerWhy would anyone collect memorabilia of serial killers?
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Nov. 1 2011 1:38 PMCulinary RacismTrying to explain the "Obama Fried Chicken" incident and others like it.
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Sept. 14 2011 11:23 AMThat's HotWhat does it take to inflame a pyromaniac?
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Aug. 8 2011 6:49 AMSo Close, and Yet So Far AwayThe contorted history of autofellatio.
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July 11 2011 6:58 AMA Bad Case of the Brain FagsAnd other mental problems you probably won't get in America.
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April 19 2011 10:11 AMThe Human Skin ConditionMother Nature gave us pimples, and then she made us self-conscious about them.
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March 3 2011 7:39 AMNaughty by NatureWhat should we think of people whose addled brains are driving them to nymphomania?
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Jan. 21 2011 4:09 PMDarwin's Rape Whistle: The Morning AfterA response to the critics.
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Dec. 16 2010 4:41 PMBite MeAn evolutionary case for cannibalism.