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  Sex Symbol St. James Encyclopedia of Pop Culture - Find Articles
In general, what defines a person as a "sex symbol" has little or nothing to do with who that person is off the movie or television screen.
One of the earliest sex symbols was Theda Bara (born Theodosia Goodman) who appeared as a vampire woman in the 1915 film A Fool There Was.
The other major sex symbol archetype of the 1930s was Swedish actress Greta Garbo, the Exotic Other.
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 Grapes, the symbol of sex and eroticism
of Bacchus, he writes that the vine was a favourite symbol of the deity, which seems to have been generally employed to signify the generative or preserving attribute.
Hence over time, grapes came to be considered as a symbol of sex and sexual eroticism.
Also, when we observe the drawings and carvings done by different people, we realize that grapes as a symbol of sex has been used time and again to make the output seem erotic.
living.oneindia.in /kamasutra/grapes-symbol-eroticism.html   (643 words)

  
  Urban Legends Reference Pages: Risqué Business
Sex is a subject of the highest importance to us, yet it is also one we are extremely reluctant to talk about.
Not surprisingly, then, sex legends are an extremely fertile crop in the field of contemporary folklore.
We love to gossip about the sex lives of our friends and neighbors, and we're especially fascinated by the sexual peccadilloes of the rich, famous, and powerful.
www.snopes.com /risque/risque.asp   (269 words)

  
  Sex Symbol Cartoons
He's given up being an internation man of mystery and global sex symbol as part of his new years resolutions.
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  Sex symbol - ArticleWorld   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Charismatic sex symbol: This is a person who is considered "sexy" by the public because of his or her qualities of personality, eloquence, and sometimes a captivating aura of mystery.
Sex symbols from film and television: These are people who reach sex-symbol status by their roles in film and television.
The female sex is represented by the Venus symbol (♀), and the male by the Mars symbol (♂).
www.articleworld.org /index.php/Sex_symbol   (357 words)

  
 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for sex   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Sex composition of children as a determinant of marriage disruption and marriage formation: evidence from Swedish register data.
Sex in the 21st century - Day 3: The thirties: `I could forgive a one- night stand' You're too married for kinky sex, too honourable for an affair.
Sex in the 21st century - Day 3: The thirties: Five friends talking dirty at thirty You're too married for kinky sex, too honourable for an affair.
www.encyclopedia.com /searchpool.asp?target=sex   (842 words)

  
 SEX AS SYMBOL
Symbolism is the one universal and omnipresent language, significant and meaningful everywhere.
Symbolism is the language of utmost clarity and impressiveness, since through a symbol one mind gives another the physical picture of the thought or idea to be conveyed.
This is so because, although mind and spirit are commonly typed under masculine symbolism, yet when the spirit descended into matter and became the soul of a living organism, it was regarded as feminized through its coming under the power of matter and body, which are symbolically feminine always.
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  Symbol Encyclopedia - Encyclopedia Shop   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A status symbol is something that is intended to indicate the high social status of its owner.
symbol, sign representing something that has an independent existence.
A stock symbol or ticker symbol is a shorthand code used to uniquely identify shares of a publicly-traded corporation on a particular stock market.
www.ecaseload.com /symbol-encyclopedia.html   (338 words)

  
 Sex Symbol St. James Encyclopedia of Pop Culture - Find Articles
In general, what defines a person as a "sex symbol" has little or nothing to do with who that person is off the movie or television screen.
One of the earliest sex symbols was Theda Bara (born Theodosia Goodman) who appeared as a vampire woman in the 1915 film A Fool There Was.
Garbo's passions seemed to stem not from erotic desire, but from some unspeakable internal suffering, and the interest in Garbo seemed to stem mainly from the fact that she was foreign, different, and could, therefore, be made to symbolize whatever the viewer desired.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_g1epc/is_tov/ai_2419101091   (726 words)

  
 Find out what your sex symbol is - Platinum Select
Symbols like these were given to each of the Roman gods (which were, of course, the same as the Greek gods, only with different names).
Basically, it starts with whatever sex the bisexual person is and puts a male symbol on one side and a female on the other, a combination of the straight and gay symbols.
Since Hermaphroditus didn't have a specific symbol, the symbol for Mercury was borrowed in this instance to represent a transgendered person.
www.platinumselect.com /def1.asp   (568 words)

  
 CNN.com - Former TV sex symbol Heather Thomas is a screenwriter, activist, mom - Jan. 28, 2003
Former TV sex symbol Heather Thomas is a screenwriter, activist, mom
Thomas (in a scene from "The Fall Guy" with Majors) says she didn't mind being branded a sex symbol because she didn't take it seriously.
Then, while playing a stuntwoman-bounty hunter on "The Fall Guy," she became a sex symbol -- a role about which she had mixed feelings.
www.cnn.com /2003/SHOWBIZ/TV/01/28/people.watn.thomas   (738 words)

  
 An Incomparable Sex Symbol - September 13, 2005 - The New York Sun
Taylor was not far wrong, beyond his assumption that sex symbolism and sexiness invariably go hand in hand.
Ingrid Bergman and Simone Signoret were sexy without being sex symbols; Garbo epitomizes sexual conflict without the desire to seduce her audience.
During the long afterlife of her career, between 1941 - when the disastrous "Two-Faced Woman" suggested that her future in movies might be too ordinary or competitive to suit her own mythology - and 1990, when she died, her very presence furthered the saga of the Swedish sphinx who surmounted Hollywood on her own terms.
www.nysun.com /article/19913   (762 words)

  
 IDontLikeYouInThatWay.com
Josh Hartnett thinks that being labeled a sex symbol will ruin his credibility as an actor.
He is not a sex symbol, and he can't act.
I get so tired of these actors complaining about how being so beautiful (which he's not) is such a burden and ultimately detrimental to their expression of their "craft." Blah, blah, blah.
www.idontlikeyouinthatway.com /2006/02/dont-call-josh-hartnett-sex-symbol.html   (582 words)

  
 sex symbol definition - Dictionary - MSN Encarta
sex symbol definition - Dictionary - MSN Encarta
Search for "sex symbol" in all of MSN Encarta
sexually attractive celebrity: somebody whose fame is linked to a widely perceived sex appeal
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 ChicBlvd - Boutique - Baby
The male symbol is blue and the female symbol is pink, for those out there who are not well-versed in their DNA symbols.
And - yes - you are still a sex symbol as well.
Royal blue/hot pink embroidered symbol on heather gray ribbed tank.
www.chicblvd.com /boutique/baby/sexsymbol.html   (45 words)

  
 Sponsored Archives: A Robert Redford Retropsective
His press agent told me that what seems to have thrown his fans into total erotic disarray, judging by the mail, was a picture that appeared recently in a newsmagazine: Redford, stripped to the waist and with the requisite gold chain around his neck, smashing a forehand across the tennis court.
It must be in part that a sex symbol is a sex symbol because the media says it is so.
The women-not the caricatures of sex such as Russell, Ekberg, Mansfield, Welch and even, too often, poor Monroe, but such stars as Harlow, Taylor, Gardner, Hayward, Bergman, Bacall-seemed fully as powerful as the men, their force residing in that same erotic presence; and some of them, such as Stanwyck and Lupino, were not beautiful.
www.nytimes.com /ads/theclearing/redford_10.html   (4197 words)

  
 Anna Kournikova, Talent or Sex Symbol? • Karla Fratz's Blog - FOX Sports Blogs
She never won a tournament, so many things she didn't do in the tennis court, but in despite of all that, she managed to be the most popular tennis player, with big ad campaigns, fame, men around the globe drooled over her.
Talent will take you to the top while sex appeal can get you to the top, in my novice opinion -- because I don't possess either.
No sex appeal........man I hear that you've got it made in the shade bro'.
community.foxsports.com /blogs/karlafratz/2006/07/26/Anna_Kournikova_Talent_or_Sex_Symbol   (1034 words)

  
 James Dean: Sex Symbol   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Although Dean’s boyish good looks played a large role in his appeal, his popularity as a sex symbol is mainly coincidental.
As Ron Martinetti expresses in his article “James Dean: Rebel for all Seasons”: “For young people coming of age, Dean was someone who they could easily identify with: an outsider, a loner-he was the antithesis of everything well-behaved you was supposed to be.
James Dean is the founder of this symbol; thus legendary.
people.smu.edu /shhill/jdsexsymbol.html   (507 words)

  
 Kris Kristofferson A Sex Symbol at 70, Music Legend Goes On The Record And Down Memory Lane - CBS News
Kris Kristofferson A Sex Symbol at 70, Music Legend Goes On The Record And Down Memory Lane - CBS News
Is it that quality that makes him such a sex symbol to women?
Kristofferson has jammed several lifetimes into seven decades, but whether you see him as a songwriter, singer, actor, poet, sex symbol, to him, it just doesn't matter.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2006/02/05/sunday/main1281746.shtml   (1127 words)

  
 YouTube - Luciana Salazar - sex symbol de argentina - entrevista 4/5
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 Entertainment: Evan Handler, Ugly Sex Symbol - Gawker
Entertainment: Evan Handler, Ugly Sex Symbol - Gawker
Reporting live from the center of the universe.
Allegedly -- by which we mean "according to publicists" -- the new celebrity sex symbol is Sex and The City's Harry Goldenblatt, new husband of character Charlotte and a walking stereotype of the New York Jewish lawyer so extreme that it's a surprise the Anti-Defamation League folks haven't crapped themselves.
www.gawker.com /topic/evan-handler-ugly-sex-symbol-013113.php   (214 words)

  
 The Sex Symbol | MTV MOVIES
The script, based on Alvah Bessie's novel The Symbol, contrives to have Stevens portray La Monroe in everything but name, right down to entering into a marriage with a famous sports figure (also given a fictitious name).
ABC was threatened with legal action by several interested parties upon announcing plans to telecast Sex Symbol.
The film was ultimately shown, albeit with several minutes of nudity and profanity trimmed (this was 1974, not 1994), though the missing footage was well documented in the press.
www.mtv.com /movies/movie/88383/moviemain.jhtml   (293 words)

  
 Symbols on Stuff : CafePress.com
Democratic Jackass (donkey symbol) and the GOP Republican Elephant symbol.
A peace symbol is a representation or object that symbolize peace.
The AYA or fern is an African Adinkra symbol of endurance and resourcefulness.
www.cafepress.com /symbolsonstuff   (1060 words)

  
 Image of flute-playing sex symbol gets the shaft in modern tourist times - Culture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Judging from the things for sale in almost all New Mexico gift shops and tourist traps, the entire state is tan and turquoise, prefers its red chile coated in weatherproofing shellac, and is absolutely crawling with bandanna-wearing coyotes and flute-playing Rastafarians.
Yet another tells of his being perhaps the region's first sex therapist, walking inexperienced couples through the act on a mat in his cave.
And a fourth story, from the Winnebago tribe of Wisconsin, states that Kokopelli would sometimes detach his penis and float it down a river to have sex with any girls who might be bathing in the water.
media.www.dailylobo.com /media/storage/paper344/news/2006/11/16/Culture/Image.Of.FlutePlaying.Sex.Symbol.Gets.The.Shaft.In.Modern.Tourist.Times-2464595.shtml   (670 words)

  
 WorldNetDaily: Why Jennifer Lopez is a sex symbol   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jennifer Lopez is not Mexican, to be sure, but she is nevertheless the symbolic antithesis of the Single White Female.
Nor does the fact that she is a career woman with what would appear to be a serious set of relationship issues – it's a tossup between her and Ms.
Second, it allowed men over the age of 60 to exit the workforce and be maintained by the labors of their newly employed daughters.
www.worldnetdaily.com /news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=39871   (778 words)

  
 Re: Sex symbol
In Reply to: Sex symbol posted by Stan McKenzie on October 07, 2000
Is a sex symbol considered a sexy person (sexual-related); or considered an admirable person for a particular gender (gender-related)?
In my opinion, "sex symbol" means someone (usually a woman) who epitomizes beauty and desirability.
www.phrases.org.uk /bulletin_board/6/messages/182.html   (163 words)

  
 Pamela Anderson Delights Being Internet Sex Symbol
The blonde bombshell, who is married to musician Kid Rock, was horrified when a homemade sex tape of her and ex-husband Tommy Lee on their honeymoon was leaked onto the web.
In the footage, Pam and Tommy are seen engaged in several sex acts, including full and oral sex, and at one point the actress even performs a sexy strip tease for her spouse.
Although she desperately tried to have the tape removed from the numerous websites hosting it, the star eventually accepted there was nothing she could do about the leaked X-rated footage.
www.exposay.com /pamela-anderson-delights-being-internet-sex-symbol/v/4888   (470 words)

  
 The Sex Symbol (1974) (TV)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Movies like "Duel," "Tribes," "Crowhaven Farm," "Satan's School for Girls," and "The Sex Symbol" were cutting edge stories that still hold up by today's standards.
"The Sex Symbol" was a thinly veiled telling of the Marilyn Monroe story (in this case "The Kelly Williams Story").
I wish "The Sex Symbol" were available somewhere (especially the European version.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0072143   (329 words)

  
 The soccer mom's sex symbol - Salon
His message is clear: "Send your love into the future," or for Pete's sake at least send that check to Oxfam.
That this relatively tame dis of institutional spirituality packs such visceral power says tankers-full about the Christianization of political and artistic discourse since 9/11.
Less sexy still is "Book of My Life," in which our auteur struggles with the task of penning his memoirs (which are indeed purportedly in the works).
www.salon.com /ent/music/review/2003/10/16/sting/index.html   (703 words)

  
 Marilyn Manson's Wife Loves Being A Sex Symbol
The burlesque performer says she loves earning money by flaunting her body - and is thrilled that ladies as well as men buy tickets to see her dance and log on to her website.
Dita, 33, who is married to rock star Marilyn Manson, thinks women are interested in her because they want tips on how they can become sexier to please their partners.
She added to Britain's The Times newspaper: "Most women want to be sex symbols, even if they don't admit it.
www.exposay.com /marilyn-mansons-wife-loves-being-a-sex-symbol/v/2462   (455 words)

  
 SFGate: Daily Dish : Hilton Bemoans Sex Symbol Reputation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The hotel heiress, whose notoriety is based on a leaked sex tape and a string of high-profile romances, is annoyed men have a false impression of her in the bedroom.
January 03 2007 at 03:35 PM This dumb ass broad also said she's had sex with 2 men her entire life...she's a cheap whore and she's trying to stop all the negative attention towards her...
angelina joie (or brad pitt) is a sex symbol, but we don't see stories about her sexual exploits (though we wish we did).
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/blogs/sfgate/detail?blogid=7&entry_id=12251   (1274 words)

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