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Late-Life Libido

Posted by Jim Selman on 11/13/06

Ronni at TGB recently took a whack at being inundated by wrap-around sexually explicit media and how it can negatively stereotype older folks whose libidos are in a state of “natural” decline. I wonder if a declining libido is natural. If we know of examples of late-life lust, then it can’t be natural. It is a choice.

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Cynical Ambition

Posted by Jim Selman on 10/27/06

Since I starting blogging a couple of months ago, I find myself waking up in the middle of the night with something inside me screaming to be said. Tonight it is cynical ambition. What I mean by that is the kind of “Do anything for power — or money, or sex, or fame”. You can fill in the ‘it’ that people will do anything to have.

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