What is sexting?
Where does send nudes come from?
I am lying in bed, half-heartedly texting a date who I'm quickly discovering is keen on me sending nudes. Tits with bra and then without , knickers on, then off. Occasionally, he reciprocates with a snap of him lying back on his bed, completely relaxed, dick in hand.
As many people are doing their civic duty and practicing social distancing to try to stop the spread of COVID, one side effect cannot be ignored: everyone is really horny, and seemingly getting hornier by the day. Porn viewership is up, sex toy sales are through the roof, and cam sites are doing well, too. There's an insatiable need for connection—sexual connection, specifically. It is high time for nudes. The act of sending someone nude photos is a salad of risk, vulnerability, and intimacy—some of the most important ingredients of horniness.
Try Now! Send nudes is a request, usually from a man, for naked pictures, usually of a woman and often on social media, internet dating services, or private text messages. These passionate pleas usually don't result in actual nudes, but they have become the source of a lot of internet humor. Fast forward to the s when nude emerges again. Requests for nudes were already common enough on the early internet that posts seeking casual sex also included whether or not they would send nudes. The late s created the perfect storm for send nudes : social media, online dating, cellphone cameras, and requests. The dating app Tinder and messaging app Snap both started in , unsurprisingly corresponding with a rise in send nudes —though not necessarily giving a rise to success rates. In the Wild West of social media, online dating, and youthful text-messaging, plenty of folks do post earnest requests to send nudes. Plenty deliver. In popular culture, send nudes has become the butt of scorn and humor, widely viewed as a callow and pathetic attempt by young men or just our younger, dumber, hornier internet selves to see some skin.