Jan 11, 2011

No Strings Attached - Ashton Kutcher

 Ashton Kutcher Has a Lot to Say About the Female Orgasm
At the press conference for this month’s rom-com No Strings Attached, a date movie about twentysomething “sex friends” who accidentally fall in love starring Ashton Kutcher and Natalie Portman and directed by Ivan Reitman, Kutcher went on an extended rant about the female orgasm. 

So let's hear it! "I do a lot of work on human trafficking, and I connect a lot with girls that end up in this trade, if you will, partially because of a lack of education about sex in the country.Sometimes we get to make films that open things up that people can talk about, and one of the interesting things -- I don't want to veer off on a weird human trafficking thing, but -- is that, especially for women in the sex education process in schools, the one thing they teach about is how to get pregnant or how to not get pregnant, but they don't really talk about sex as a point of pleasure for women. The male orgasm is actually right there and readily available to learn about because it's actually part of the reproductive cycle, but the female orgasm isn't really talked about in the education system. Part of that creates a place where women aren't empowered around their own sexuality and their own sexual selves, and from a purely entertainment point of view,to create a movie with a female lead that's empowered with her own sexuality is a powerful thing. And if we can give teenage people something to think about from a sex perspective, I would say it would be to open a conversation where women are empowered with their own sexual experiences from an educational level as well as an entertainment level.


No comments:

Post a Comment