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Commented on SF Polling Place Report: Playing Children, Unpleasant Cops
I live in NoPa (where the District 5 supervisor hopefuls have been campaigning in full force). I dropped off my ballot around 9:45 and my polling place was pretty quiet: no line and a few people voting at booths. The...
Commented on Tenant Troubles: Does My Landlord Have To Fix My Broken Dishwasher?
Today I learned! So helpful. :) Thanks, Dave!...
Commented on The Sexual Manifesto: A Play Party? Is That Like an Orgy?
Thanks for the tip!...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: A Play Party? Is That Like an Orgy? to Culture/Entertainment
As I walked down the hallway, I spotted the two attractive shirtless men who had caught my eye before. Lying on their sides, they...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: And Now I'm An Extra In A Porn Shoot to Culture/Entertainment
It's not every day that you get to be an extra in a porn shoot. At the Armory, that's called Thursday night. It's 6:30...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: On the Other Side of the Peep Show Glass to Culture/Entertainment
You're buzzed in through the employee entrance. You snake your way along a thin corridor that makes you feel as if you're backstage at...
Commented on Red Cross And Private Donors To Help Victims Of Western Addition Fire
Thanks for the photo credit!...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: A Woman's Perspective on a 'Pickup Artist' Bootcamp to Culture/Entertainment
A man spots an attractive woman, follows her up an escalator and around a corner, threading through the holiday crowd at the Westfield mall....
- Favorited Dance Flash: Getting Down at Your Office Holiday Party on Culture/Entertainment
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: The Tao Of Being Single to Culture/Entertainment
There seems to be a widespread sentiment that singles are a sad sort...or maybe this is just the effect of reading too many Cathy...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: Everyone Knows Your Name...and What You Look Like Naked to Culture/Entertainment
You can't swing a tit around in this city without knocking your knockers into someone you previously dated. This is particularly true in the...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: A Bridge Between Us to Culture/Entertainment
The East Bay is only several miles away, but to San Franciscans, it's an eternity and a half. Its crown jewels of Berkeley and...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: Roommate Wanted (Sluts Need Not Apply) to Culture/Entertainment
It's hard enough to find a decent apartment to rent in San Francisco. But couple that hunt with some sex-negative sentiments from potential roommates,...
Commented on The Sexual Manifesto: The Post-Modern Take On Tech And Dating
Phone calls? God, the only people who call me nowadays are automated WalMart telemarketers from Alabama....
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: The Post-Modern Take On Tech And Dating to Culture/Entertainment
San Franciscans can smell desperation like they can smell the morning buns baking at Tartine before they roll leisurely out of bed to line...
- Favorited Goodies by Anna: S'mores Cookie Bars on Food
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: When Bondage Meets the Web to Culture/Entertainment
The conversation about online dating ignores (at least) one community in particular: kinksters. It's no surprise, really. Those who talk about and study the...
- Favorited Your Week In Lady News: Cal Poly Rapes, Whither Jobs, Plus Sized Doulas on News
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: Does The SF Dating Scene Need To Freshen Up? to Culture/Entertainment
There's something rotten in the state of dating. At least that seems to be the current soliloquy. On a Wednesday evening, I found myself...
- Favorited Though Complaints On The Rise, BART Not Enforcing Rules For Bikes on News
Commented on The Sexual Manifesto: Reasons Why You're Still Single
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: Reasons Why You're Still Single to Culture/Entertainment
Singledom can be a degenerative disease. Instead of alleviating the pain, let's attack the source of this problem. You may be (sad and) single...
Commented on The Sexual Manifesto: Pseudo-Helpful Dating Tips For The 20-Something Woman
Only if you bring the roofies!...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: Pseudo-Helpful Dating Tips For The 20-Something Woman to Culture/Entertainment
The San Francisco dating scene is not typical. No two 20-something mostly-straight women will have the same experiences, but they will theoretically come across...
Commented on Eating And Drinking Ban On BART: Does The Policy Matter?
I rode BART home the other day and sat next to a man who ate the entire ride. He was discreet and polite about it, but I was really impressed: one sandwich, one salad, and two different kinds of apples!...
Commented on Ask the Appeal: Can Stores Charge You To Use A Credit Card?
That said, customers should not be dickwads and try to charge a $2 purchase to their cards....
Commented on The Sexual Manifesto: The Laws Of Dating
This is the cutest comment EVAR....
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: The Laws Of Dating to Culture/Entertainment
The same laws that govern our physical world reign over our romances. Think about it: you've got matter and motion, energy and force...the only...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: What Good Is the Female Orgasm Anyway? to Culture/Entertainment
This is how you make a baby the old-fashioned way: man ejaculates (usually coincides with orgasm) into a woman's vagina and the sperm make...
Posted The Sexual Manifesto: What Is This Elusive 'Bisexual'? to Culture/Entertainment
You've heard them all: Bisexuality doesn't really exist. Or, rather, bisexuality is a phase (i.e. college) that people eventually grow out of and then...