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Naked Ethics: National Statistics on Americans' Nude Habits | Bad Girls Bible
But this request, while still a meme, is no longer rhetorical. Millions of men and women around the world are sending nudes and without a shred of irony. The unstoppable rise of messaging and dating apps, lightning-fast wireless internet, and high-definition front- and rear-facing cameras on hand at every moment have, for better or worse, made digitizing our naked selves irresistible. Beyond confirming their ubiquity, we wanted to uncover the implications of requesting and receiving nudes. Are they the new normal and harmless fun or an ethical nightmare without an undo button?
Thousands of naked women ran into the sea in the world's largest ever skinny dip
For three hours, I sip on wine and scrutinize, squint at, and visually dissect the model onstage. Her youth is radiant, displayed in her hair and face, which are exquisitely made up for the audience of 10 to 50 self-identifying artists. Keeping her face impressively expressionless, she comfortably contorts her body into sensual, seductive five-, , and minute poses.