“Faking It” Fails. Yes, In Bed
That’s right, the researchers at Waterloo University who studied the “sexual communication” of 84 couples are talking about “faking it” in the sack. Their conclusion? It’s a nice gesture, so to speak, but “on average, both men and women have fairly accurate and unbiased perceptions of their partners’ sexual satisfaction.” Lead author Erin Fallis said the researchers also found that “having good communication about sexual issues helped participants to understand their partners’ sexual satisfaction. However, even if sexual communication was lacking, a person could still be fairly accurate in gauging his or her partner’s sexual satisfaction if he or she was able to read emotions well.” Read more from the University of Waterloo.