Sep 20, 2005

Sex, The American Way

Photo: Carlos Casas

Here some interesting data about the -so called- sex life of some people in the US:

Found this at

- Both women and men are most likely to have their first orgasm alone.
- The US has more laws governing sexual behavior than every country in Europe combined.
- A condom will lasts about a month in a wallet before the rubber gets worn down by friction, making it more likely to break.
- The record for male orgasms is 16 in one hour.
- According to a 1996 study, homophobia men show a higher arousal rate when shown gay porn than do men with ambivalent attitudes toward homosexuals.
- Jews and atheists have more sex partners than Catholics or Protestants.
- A woman sexually peaks in her early 30s, a man in his late teens.
- Circumcision for Christian males became widespread after doctors claimed it helped curb self-abuse.
- Thirty percent of men suffer from premature ejaculation.
- Seventies porn star Annie Sprinkle claims to have had sex with more than 3,000 men.
- The average amount of male ejaculate is about one tablespoon, or 10cc, which is how the bands 10cc and Lovin' Spoonful got their names.
- White women get 97% of boob jobs.
- Texas law makes it illegal for a woman to own more than six sex toys.
- Brainy chicks are kinkier. College grads have more oral sex than high school dropouts, and with with Ph.D's are twice as likely to want a one-night stand than those with bachelor's degrees.
- Oral sex is illegal in Arizona, Florida, Minnesota, Louisiana, part of Michigan, North and South Carolina, Utah and Virginia. In Idaho, it can get you life in prison.
- Premarital sex was illegal in Connecticut until the late 1960s.
- A 15-year old girl in Mississippi can marry without parental consent, but must wait a year to legally have sex with her husband.
- One in three men cheats on his partner, as opposed to one in four women. Only 28% of female cheaters get caught.
- Fifteen percent of priests and nuns break their vows of chastity.
- The vast majority of men come within six minutes of penetration.
- The age of consent in the US is primarily between 16 and 18. However, in liberal Hawaii, 14-year-olds are allowed to have sex as adults.
- Receiving oral sex is No. 1 on American males' sexual top 10, with straight intercourse, threesomes and groping in the top five.
- J. Edgar Hoover, Oscar Wilde, Chief Crazy Horse, Pope Paul II and Pope Julius III, Leonard Bernstein, Alexander the Great, Sigmund Freud, Lawrence of Arabia, Plato, Peter Tchaikovsky and Florence Nightingale were all gay or bi.



Ley said...

thanks for the visit...

Anonymous said...

hmm.. and how many use dildolls? ;-)

Anonymous said...

foto: Carlos Casas

Roger said...

efectivamente, la foto es del Yanki