Are You Really Missing Tumblr Porn Right Now? You’re Not Alone
For Christina*, a 24-year old living in London, England, Tumblr porn was a crucial part of her sexual awakening; she remembers it as “the porn you sort of found by accident, by virtue of just being there.” One minute, you were a happy camper, scrolling your feed, and suddenly you’d stumble upon a pair of nipples that Instagram would never allow. It might have felt fated, but it was hardly coincidental: Porn was ubiquitous on Tumblr — in fact, researchers determined that while 22% of Tumblr users consumed porn intentionally on the platform, an additional 28% were being “unintentionally exposed.” That was part of the magic of Tumblr porn: Much like a wet dream, it found you first. 

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