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Posts Tagged ‘Kink’

Photos: Folsom Street Fair

Posted by novoscene on September 29, 2008

Folsom Street Fair, the world’s largest leather and BDSM fair-a crazy festival of whips, chains and skin-went down this weekend and we were there for all the action.  Check out the photos below and inside.  Careful, these aren’t for the office or the kiddies.-kwan

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9/15 Monday Night Kink

Posted by novoscene on September 13, 2008

For most of us Monday nights aren’t particularly eventful-borderline kinda suck-and we crave something that’ll snap us out of the first day back to work blues.  Well, if your nights have become a couchfest of fast food, presidential coverage and early bedtimes then my friends, this Monday will be different. And for most of us nothing says different quite like mingling, munching popcorn and watching a cast of hotties sexin’ it up on a 50 foot high screen.  Take a break from the ordinary and Step Behind the Red Door.

Step Behind the Red Door is a night of erotic films screening at the Parkway this Monday.  The event’s producer Nenna, an Oakland based artist, filmmaker and sex education activist says she hopes to open up a dialogue not just about sex, but specifically the sexual imagery surrounding people of color.  The latest in a series of events, the films-the full length “Aphrodite Superstar” and a teaser for “Kink” a documentary on people of color in the world of BDSM (Bondage, Discipline, Sadomasochism)-show a side of the kink community Nenna says often gets distorted beyond the point of reality.  Porn, not realistic?  Who knew? Read the rest of this entry »

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Folsom Street Fair-the pictures

Posted by novoscene on October 1, 2007

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Aaah Folsom Street. The annual celebration of all things freaky and sexy. The air was full of bass and the wacks of countless paddles on countless asses as leathermen, twinks, doms, subs and all manner of kinky kinksters came out to celebrate and strut their naked stuff. -kwan

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