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Submit Your ‘Flavor of the Week’ Sex Column

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We’re looking for good stories—true narratives from your own life that may illuminate broader truths about relationships, sex, marriage or dating. We are continuing to accept unsolicited submissions for “Flavor of the Week," our weekly sex/dating/relationships column. There are no restrictions on the content, and submissions should be between 800 and 1,200 words. Each week, [&hellip
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We Win Six NYPA Awards, Don’t Know What to Do With Them Now

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This past weekend the New York Press Association had their Better Newspaper Contest. We sent in some submissions. We won some awards. Congratulations to all our contributors, and check out the stories that won accolades. First Place Feature Story, Division 4 Juli Steadman Charkes, "Juli’s Choice" "In an incredibly competitive category chock full of high [&hellip
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Sex Column Competition: Bigger! Better! Longer!

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  We’ve been overwhelmed with entries to our sex/dating/relationships competition – so much so that we’re extending it!    On April 23, in our 20th anniversary issue, we will announce a winner, as promised.  But instead of awarding the winner a permanent weekly column, we’re offering, instead, a cash prize of $500 – and starting [&hellip
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ALWAYS WANTED TO WRITE A SEX COLUMN?

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HERE’S YOUR CHANCE…THE NEW YORK PRESS 20TH ANNIVERSARY SEX COLUMN COMPETITION BEGINS TODAY! If we’ve learned anything in the last year, it’s that a vast number of New Yorkers believe they have what it takes to be a sex columnist.  And so, rather than picking one from the surprisingly large pool of potential weekly contributors, [&hellip
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EDITOR’S NOTE regarding ‘LIP SERVICE’

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It has come to our attention that some of the questions in this week’s debut of the New York Press’s new sex-advice column, "Lip Service," were taken from past columns by Dan Savage, the nationally-syndicated sex-advice columnist and editor of The Stranger.  The author of the column, Claudia Lonow, a television writer based in Los [&hellip
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NYPicks Tonight

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Alexis Cole. Head downtown to hear the winner of this year’s jazzmobile vocal competition. Sweet Rhythm, 88 7th Ave. S. (betw. Bleecker & Grove Sts.), 212-255-3626; 8 & 9:30, $15. Playwright Carson Kreitzer’s Flesh and the Desert. The land of Las Vegas, featuring Elvis, Liberace, Seigfried & Roy, Bugsy Siegel, showgirls. Theatre Row, 410 W. [&hellip
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NYPicks Tonight

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Ben Kweller. Riding that appearance on the Weird Al Show to super-stardom. Southpaw, 125 5th Ave. (betw. Sterling & St. John’s Pls.), B’klyn, 718-230-0236; 9, $18/$29. Andy Friedman & The Other Failures, Sweet Crude Bill. Free sounds, $1 mugs of beer in rock ’n’ roll lounge. Magnetic Field Cocktail Lounge, 97 Atlantic Ave. (betw. Henry [&hellip
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