Online sexual activity can involve various activities, such as viewing explicitly sexual materials, participating in an exchange of ideas about sex, exchanging sexual messages, and online interactions with at least one other person with the intention of becoming sexually aroused.
She estimates that men comprise 60% of the clients who come to her center seeking help for sexual online compulsivity issues.
Moreover, Young says, the sheer variety of sexual experiences offered by the Internet can present a challenge to monogamous relationships.
"An interest in what constitutes infidelity isn't new. In virtual life, everyone wants to push those boundaries a little bit." Which brings me back to my wife.
I click over to virtuallyjenna.com, "the official videogame of Jenna Jameson," where paying users can have their way with a digital embodiment of the porn star.
"Would you consider this cheating if I were playing this game? "But we can talk about it more over dinner." And with that we're back in the "real" world, leaving a vast population in the virtual universe to chat and caress their way into the night.