For Science: No Attitude, No Standing Around: The Organization of Social and Sexual Interaction at a Gay Male Private Sex Party in New York City.
"This is one of the most intense research papers we [Discovery Science Blog] have ever read. Period.
Because public sex is pretty much outlawed in most cities, many large private sex parties have sprung up to service those looking for group sex. But what actually transpires behind those closed doors?
To address that question, the author of this study became a regular at one weekly party that hosted about 100 participants. During this time he served as a bathroom attendant with the party host’s permission to conduct his observational study. And the anthropological descriptions of the social scene that emerged are fascinating.”