October 4, 2004 | Posted in Editorial Features by jonnobot


If Alfred Kinsey hadn't published "Sexual Behavior in the Human Male" in 1948, there's a very good chance you wouldn't be reading Fleshbot today, and we might've still been turning tricks flipping burgers instead of getting paid squillions to write about porn for a living: "Though some hail him for liberating the nation from sexual puritanism, others revile him as a fraud whose 'junk science' legitimized degeneracy." Which side of opinion do you think we're on?

"Alfred Kinsey: Liberator or Pervert?" (NY Times)
"Kinsey" (Quick Time trailer @ apple.com)
See also: "Peek: Photographs from the Kinsey Institute" (2000) (review and gallery @ Salon)
"Alfred C. Kinsey : A Public/Private Life" and "Sex the Measure of All Things: A Life of Alfred C. Kinsey" (Amazon)

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