Sex during the Holocaust

I know this is an awkward subject and some people may have difficulties even reading past the first sentence. However just because it is awkward and  controversial doesn’t mean it is not important. Sex is one of the most primal human instincts and urges it is how we manage to reproduce, but is more thenContinue reading “Sex during the Holocaust”

Female beauty and War.

I have done so many pieces on the horrors and the ugly side of World War 2 so I decided that today I am going to turn it around a bit. Today the focus will be on celebrating some of the beautiful women who served in WWII in a variety of ways. The picture aboveContinue reading “Female beauty and War.”

Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler- aka Hedy Lamarr.

I have already done a blog on how Hedy Lamarr was imvolved in developing and patenting a technology which was a front runner of something we now commonly call WiFi. That on its own makes her a remarkable woman, but there is so much more to her. In 1933 she starred in a Czech  romanticContinue reading “Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler- aka Hedy Lamarr.”

Sex- The hidden enemy during WWII.

+++Contains some sexual references++++++ Don’t worry I haven’t suddenly gone pornographic in my blogs, but in this Political Correct era I thought it better to warn people upfront that this blog may contain some sexual references, because God forbid imagine if I offended anyone. During World War II venereal disease(or STD’S/STI’s) was a serious problemContinue reading “Sex- The hidden enemy during WWII.”

Holocaust sex slaves.

I was struggling giving this blog a title. I was thinking of calling it “brothels in the concentration camps” but I think that would not do justice to the real horror and impossible choices these women had to make. In general women who work in brothels have some level of autonomy over their lives, someContinue reading “Holocaust sex slaves.”

Sex Sells even in WWII, Part 3

++++May contain some nudity++++ Fear not, I haven’t turned my site into a porn site, not that there is anything wrong with that, but each to their own and that just isn’t me. But because we live in a PC world and so many people get so easily offended I felt compelled to start thisContinue reading “Sex Sells even in WWII, Part 3”

Sex Sells-Even in WWII,Part2

++Contains some nudity++++ Fear not, I haven’t turned my site into a porn site, not that there is anything wrong with that, but each to their own and that just isn’t me. But because we live in a PC world and so many people get so easily offended I felt compelled to start this blogContinue reading “Sex Sells-Even in WWII,Part2”

The weird world of advertising-Sex sells but sexism sells better Part 5

In this PC world these ads would cause outrage and for most rightfully so, but I have to admit that the’dinosaur’ in me finds some of these quite amusing. Ah the good old days.   What can you say? Marlboro Cigarettes 1944 What woman doesn’t want a toaster. This is one is even weird forContinue reading “The weird world of advertising-Sex sells but sexism sells better Part 5”

The weird world of advertising-Sex sells but Sexism sells better,part 3

In this PC world these ads will not be shown anymore. Usually I don’t like Political Correctness, but in this case I am willing to make an exception, Thank goodness for that. Just warning you, there is a possibility you will not sleep again after seeing these. Size doesn’t matter Get that hairy chest andContinue reading “The weird world of advertising-Sex sells but Sexism sells better,part 3”

The weird world of advertising- Sex sells but sexism sells better,part 2

The advertising industry has become PC for the fear of offending any one or libel actions taken against them. However between the 1950s and 1980s there was no fear of that, and advertisers had a free reign and did not shy away from some ‘good old fashioned’ sexism. Below are some examples, some are awful,Continue reading “The weird world of advertising- Sex sells but sexism sells better,part 2”