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0:00 Introduction and host chat
Intro, under-18 warning and re-direction to www.scarleteen.com; friend me on Twitter and answer questions about what you want on the show, call 206-202-POLY with comments. minx rhapsodizes on being nekkid oustide and last weekend’s Spank event in Wisconsin and how she really, really isn’t meant for pole dancing
5:25 Conversation with PepperMint
minx and PepperMint discuss the original sexual double standard (men want sex and therefore, it’s OK for them to sleep around; women shouldn’t want sex, so if they sleep around, they’re slutty) and how that relates to what the sexes want from monogamy and polyamory; 14:45 non-monogamy seems to be for men and non-monogamy for women; no male equivalent for “mistress”; 26:15 first books on poly were by women; 35% of men report cheating, but 25% of women do as well; a long digression about strip clubs (minx loves; PepperMint doesn’t); being aware of societals standards
38:00 Listener Comments on the Double Standard
Jenny writes in with a detailed commentary on monogamy being “stable” and ostensibly benefitting women; minx comments on the biological origins for monogamy and social monogamy; 44:15Becsplusmolly Twitters that monogamy seems to be perceived as providing “security” for women
minx thanks Sc00ter, J, T_one and everyone who helps out with the show
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If you like the intro music, check out Pacemaker Jane, a cool band out of Ohio.