In many cultures, law and moral rules say that monogamy is the norm and polygamy is the exception. The accepted rule is the one-on-one relationship, and that includes homosexual relationships. But what if the rule is actually a suppression of what comes naturally to men and women?
The New Monogamy, a very thought provoking article from NYmag.com looks into swingers’ claim that allowing each partner enough sexual freedom outside the relationship actually makes the relationship more open and stronger.
The last part of the article even contains a definition of terms that include body-fluid monogamy, physical monogamy, pinch hitter, the fifty-mile rule and ethical slut.