Yep, springtime is here now alright: wild birds are chirping, bees are buzzing, and Millennial libido has got the internet freaking out about casual intercourse.
It were only available in belated March, whenever Donna Freitas, writer of some fancy brand new guide about the “hookup culture” and unhappy college children published an op-ed from the “lifestyle of unemotional, unattached sex — so predominant on campuses today.”
In her Washington Post article, “It’s time indeed to stop starting up (You understand You need to),” Frietas draws parallels involving the “hookup culture” and that one amount of time in university when she wore a slutty ensemble for Halloween.
Bearing in mind her “liberating” “experiment,” Frietas chastises today’s generation of “whateverists” — apathetic participants in a hyper-sexualized norm that “has way less to do with excitement or attraction than with checking a box on a listing of tasks, like research or washing.” Equipped with anecdotes about unsatisfying experiences that are sexual over “years of research” (or possibly simply the previous two periods of Girls), she insists this period of non-romantic hookups perpetuates feelings of dispair among Millennials. More