Articles tagged “sex”

Myanmar doesn’t want to become the next sex tourism hotspot

An ugly side to the usual benefits brought by a burgeoning tourism industry. Strict law enforcement and diligence will help in stamping out a sex economy before it grows.

5 years ago

Saturday Night Live mocks solo male tourists to Thailand because, well, you know

Saturday Night Live mocks solo male tourists to Thailand because, well, you know

Jason Clampet, Skift

There's not nearly enough ridicule of men who travel to pay for sex in public life, so we'll have to live with this SNL spoof until real news about real-life depravity makes the front pages.

6 years ago

London’s Olympics get old-school Greek and crash Grindr’s servers

Steve Rothaus, Miami Herald

Oh the pageantry of the games, the patriotism, the thrill of competition, and the almost infinite possibilities of hooking up, thanks to a location-aware dating app.

6 years ago

Sex tourism is never good, even if you don’t get caught

The U.S. Secret Service almost single-handedly destroyed U.S. relations with Latin America because an agent was too cheap to pony up for the sex he solicited. But paying for sex abroad is never good, no matter whether you're supposed to be protecting a head of state.

6 years ago

Brazil tries to stop outsiders from billing it as sex tourism hot spot

6 years ago