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Old 05-02-2014, 05:38 AM   #1
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some links to neat TEDx vids re: porn

Make Love Not Porn: Cindy Gallop at TEDxOxford
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hm7cVImCJ6U
Published on Apr 21, 2013

Cindy Gallop talks about the personal experiences that led her to launch MakeLoveNotPorn.com in 2009; the extraordinary response that site received, that then motivated her to launch MakeLoveNotPorn.tv; and why her mission is to socialize sex, and make #realworldsex socially acceptable and as socially shareable as anything else we share on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram.

TEDxOxford is organised by University of Oxford students, aiming to bring together the young minds of tomorrow's world with the movers and shakers of today. TEDxOxford is kindly sponsored by Neptune Investment Management - http://www.neptunefunds.com



Why I stopped watching porn: Ran Gavrieli at TEDxJaffa 2013
Published on Oct 26, 2013

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRJ_Q...&feature=share


Ran Gavrieli lives in Tel Aviv and studies gender at Tel Aviv University. He works with youth and adults all over the country in sex and gender studies and in building positive self image in a world inundated by sexual imagery with negative connotations.

Ran writes and lectures about emotional and physical safe sex; porn and porn-influenced cultural damages; gender and power relations; and sex and intimacy.


The Great Porn Experiment: Gary Wilson at TEDxGlasgow

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wSF82AwSDiU

Published on May 16, 2012
In response to Philip Zimbardo's "The Demise of Guys?" TED talk, Gary Wilson asks whether our brains evolved to handle the hyperstimulation of today's Internet enticements. He also discusses the disturbing symptoms showing up in some heavy Internet users, the surprising reversal of those symptoms, and the science behind these 21st century phenomena.

More About Gary Wilson

Gary is host of www.yourbrainonporn.com. The site arose in response to a growing demand for solid scientific information by heavy Internet erotica users experiencing perplexing, unexpected effects: escalation to more extreme material, concentration difficulties, sexual performance problems, radical changes in sexual tastes, social anxiety, irritability, inability to stop, and obsessive-compulsive symptoms.

As a physiology teacher with a particular interest in the latest neuroscience discoveries, Gary was aware that their symptoms might be the result of addiction-related brain changes. Applying the website's concepts of brain plasticity, many former users have braved withdrawal, reversed their symptoms and restored normal sexual responsiveness.

The site has been linked to from hundreds of threads in forums from over thirty countries, with posts numbering in the thousands. Gary blogs for "Psychology Today" and "The Good Men Project" on the extreme plasticity of adolescent brains, the evolutionary context for today's flood of novel cyber "mates," and the neurochemical reasons why superstimulating Internet delivery has unexpected effects on the brain.
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Old 05-02-2014, 07:59 AM   #2
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Thanks for sharing this. I'm going to read the hell out of it tonight.
Something's very messed up about our society these days and our expectations.


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Old 05-02-2014, 02:47 PM   #3
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One of the comments to the second video stated: " ... most people that do watch porn realize it's not reality. It's not like you watch Die Hard and think "yeah, thats what you do when you're a cop". And if you do, you're a fucking idiot."

I'll second this comment.
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One of the comments to the second video stated: " ... most people that do watch porn realize it's not reality. It's not like you watch Die Hard and think "yeah, thats what you do when you're a cop". And if you do, you're a fucking idiot."

I'll second this comment.
that person didn't watch any of the videos either then lol
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