That woman in Britain who slept with 1, guys? New technologies like cell phones also make "booty calls" easy and available at all times. Those forty-two powerpoint slides of photos, detailed descriptions of encounters, text message exchanges, and graphs really changed my life!
But what attitude, exactly? Owen has become a much-discussed topic on blogs, Web sites and even morning shows after her so-called thesis, chronicling her sexual escapades during her undergraduate years at Duke, went public.
But after one of those friends forwarded the document, and then that recipient did the same, the document soon went viral, first appearing on the blog Deadspin.
Can you believe it? Excelling in the Realm of Horizontal Academics," ranked 13 men Owen was sexually involved with during college, according to their physical attractiveness, athletic ability and talent -- in the bedroom.
You can find it everywherebeing discussed in all kinds of major news outlets. We live in the age of the chronic overshare. All those people who send entries to Modern Love? You craft your own narrative and become the wry, ironic storyteller, rather than the drunk girl doing shots in the corner with Name Redacted, ignoring the whispers as she walks out of Shooters with another guy.
Find this incident with the drunk Canadian who leaves your earrings outside his building a bit humiliating? The universal human impulse to autobiography stems, in large part, from the desire to be the protagonists of our own lives.
But in an interview with the blog Jezebel. Remember, with great powerpoints comes great responsibility. Other hookups were harder for Owen to remember -- she actually includes alcohol, which she sometimes refers to as "oh blessed alcohol" -- for many of her between-the-sheet adventures.
But in my opinion, the biggest mistake either Karen or the Landon boys made was transmitting their musings online. I wish they would do that to me, but I think it might be too gritty for their target demographic.
When a group of Landon boys did something similar, creating a ranking of the girls in their circle and inviting them over to what they optimistically described as a "sex party," a hullabaloo broke out.
Redact a few more of the names and shirtless photos, and you could publish it in any number of magazines or Web sites dedicated to this sort of thing -- Nerve.
And she has spawned more real-world counterparts than you can wag a disapproving finger at. Some of them seem too busy blogging to go out and do any research. Sometimes you almost want them to stop.
Most relationships last about three months. It was like reading the Wikipedia page for Sex and the City, but with fewer characters and more visits to a bar called Shooters. The thesis was reportedly e-mailed by Owen to only a few of her close friends.
Lena Chenwho first sprang onto the scene with her now-infamous Sex and the Ivy blog? What is this, the s? Now, Owen is an Internet legacy for her description of picking up student athletes at Durham, N. Everyone is telling everyone else everything at all times -- on Twitter, via Facebook statuses, and posting it on MySpace where those three people who still use MySpace can read it.
And minus a few confessions from people like Rousseau or St. I urge you to read it at once! Jonason used the online tool, "Survey Monkey," to interview a total of college students in two studies -- 60 percent of them women who were enrolled in psychology courses at the universities of Texas and New Mexico.
Chelsea Handler has a best-seller with a very similar premise! We went from journals to LiveJournals. To do something on this scale for an audience of just three people -- well, you can see why it had to happen like this. So who is this writer? This was objectification of women! The "thesis" is well-written, humorously self-deprecating.If Internet users were grading Duke University graduate Karen Owen's thesis on her active sex life, she'd likely get an 'A' for attention to detail.
Karen Owen made the 'unofficial senior thesis' on her sex life with athletes at Duke University in North Carolina and originally emailed it to three of her friends.
The Full Duke University "Fuck List" Thesis From A Former Female Student (UPDATE) Update: Names redacted. Read here. So this is going to be bad. A Duke University student, Karen Owen, has become an internet hit after a graphic “PowerPoint presentation” was leaked detailing her sex conquests with more than a dozen men.
I'm talking about Karen Owen, Duke University grad and author of a "senior thesis" sex list. Those forty-two powerpoint slides of photos, detailed descriptions of encounters, text message exchanges, and graphs really changed my life!
Oct 07, · A Duke student's risque PowerPoint has firmly implanted itself in the annals of legendary internet stories for generations to come. Karen F. Owen, a Duke grad, composed an in-depth, thesis.Download