A Brief History of Sexting

Cleopatra delivering herself to Caesar rolled in a carpet may have been the original selfie.

More

This is the second episode of our eclectic new video series If Our Bodies Could Talk. This episode is about the sexting thing that the kids and Congressmen are still doing, apparently. Does this herald the end of polite society?

Jump to comments

James Hamblin, MD, is a senior editor at The Atlantic.

 
 

Get Today's Top Stories in Your Inbox (preview)

'Stop Telling Women to Smile'

An artist's campaign to end sexual harassment on the streets of NYC.


Elsewhere on the web

Join the Discussion

After you comment, click Post. If you’re not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register. blog comments powered by Disqus

Video

Where Time Comes From

The clocks that coordinate your cellphone, GPS, and more

Video

Computer Vision Syndrome and You

Save your eyes. Take breaks.

Video

What Happens in 60 Seconds

Quantifying human activity around the world

Writers

Up
Down

Just In