aka Marianna st.

  • I live in Greece
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  • MaryLovesYaoi

    Why Girls Love Yaoi?^^

    There have been countless discussions online about why, exactly, girls are so damn into yaoi and/or slash. I've been a part of many of them-- I even explored it in-depth at The Escapist --and more recently, ANN's " Chicks On Anime" panel discussed the topic as well. However, all of us pretty much talk about it from a purely psychological standpoint. But here's an interesting factoid that I just pulled out of a book that I've been reading, Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex. On page 253 of the paperback version, author (and journalist) Mary Roach says:

    "A series of studies by Meredith Chivers and colleagues at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto showed that...women, both gay and straight…

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