Nudes in the News - 2012

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December, 2012

Join the polar 'bare' plunge on 'Nude Year's Day' (Surrey North Delta Leader via BC Local News, Monday, December 31, 2012)
Naturism Unveiled: Caliente's Grand Vision Becomes Reality (Alex Tiegen, New Port Richey Patch, Monday, December 31, 2012)
California Escape: Palm Springs uncovered (Jay Jones, Los Angeles Times, Sunday, December 30, 2012)
Skinny dipping record broken at Rhythm & Vines (video) (Adrien Taylor, 3 News, Sunday, December 30, 2012)
Skinny-dipping record broken in Gisborne (AAP via MSN-NZ, Sunday, December 30, 2012)
Campers attempt to break skinny-dipping record (Newstalk ZB via New Zealand Herald, Sunday, December 30, 2012)
Breastfeeding mom kicked out of Claire's store in N.S. (CBC News via Updated News, Saturday, December 29, 2012)
Less Than 1 In 10 Americans Sleep Naked, Survey Finds (Huffington Post, Friday, December 28, 2012)
Baredevil: Girl's naked tightrope walk (Richard White, The Sun, Thursday, December 27, 2012)
Shark closes Swanbourne nudist beach (The West Australian, Monday, December 24, 2012)
Health effects of dancing naked in cold, with hat (video) (WSBT, Sunday, December 23, 2012)
Another shot at skinny dipping record (3News, Friday, December 21, 2012)
Best of 2012: Naturist Lives from the Heart (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Thursday, December 20, 2012)
Egyptian nudist in new secularism stunt (Gulf News, Thursday, December 20, 2012)
Kate Moss Naked Man Picture Is Cracking Us Up (photo) (Huffington Post, Thursday, December 20, 2012)
'We're just raising money for charity': Female rower who stripped for naked calendar defends herself from feminist blogger's attack (video) (Ruth Styles, Daily Mail, Thursday, December 20, 2012)
Tauranga naturist to defend charges (Sandra Conchie, Bay of Plenty Times, Tuesday, December 18, 2012)
Help son find the humour in your naked dance routine (Miss Lonelyhearts, Winnipeg Free Press, Sunday, December 16, 2012)
San Francisco City Attorney dismantles Nudist's legal challenge (Jonathan Farrell, Digital Journal, Saturday, December 15, 2012)
Watch out for that hot gravy! Nudists from UK's first luxury naturist hotel reveal they'll be lunching in the buff this Christmas (video) (Deborah Arthurs, Daily Mail, Friday, December 14, 2012)
SF City Attorney seeks to have court dismiss lawsuit against nudity ban (KTVU, Thursday, December 13, 2012)
Nude Sunbathers Have No Beach to Tan in N.J. After Sandy (Elise Young, Bloomberg, Thursday, December 13, 2012)
Sunbeds are bad for you - but being naked isn't (Jodie Marsh, The Sun, Thursday, December 13, 2012)
Issaquah nudist group to welcome end of the world in the buff (Dan Restione, My Northwest, Thursday, December 13, 2012)
Local nudists plan to celebrate ‘end of the world’ (Q13 Fox Seattle-Tacoma, Thursday, December 13, 2012)
Clothing-Optional Options: How to (Un)Dress Post-Nudity Ban (SF Weekly, Wednesday, December 12, 2012)
Man strips naked at Austrian art exhibition called 'Nude Men' (Associated Press via San Jose Mercury News, Tuesday, December 11, 2012)
Bare minimum sentence for pest Cairns nudist (Melanie Petrinec, The Cairns Post, Tuesday, December 11, 2012)
Reader: There's nothing "strange" about nudism (Patricia Calhoun, Denver Westword, Monday, December 10, 2012)
Nudist colony near Hutchinson is real (Amy Bickel, he Hutchinson News, Sunday, December 9, 2012)
Birmingham's naked hotel prepares for a Happy Nude Year (Mike Lockley, Birmingham Mail, Sunday, December 9, 2012)
Undress code: My naked ambition (Lydia Slater, Daily Mail, Saturday, December 8, 2012)
Natalie White Sits Down with Artist Spencer Tunick (video) (Art Basel, Miami Pop Media, Friday, December 7, 2012)
Naked ambition: baring all for small business (Enterprise, Sydney Morning Herald, Friday, December 7, 2012)
Jessica Biel: ‘Swimming Naked’ Best Part of Marriage (Barbara Schmitt, ABC News, Thursday, December 6, 2012)
Naked Ambition: New Zealand Skinny-Dippers Attempt To Break Guinness World Record (pictures) (Sara C Nelson, Huffington Post, Thursday, December 6, 2012)
Nude jogger shocked morning commuters in Springfield (video) (Anthony Fay, WWLP 22 News, Chicopee MA, Wednesday, December 5, 2012)
Memos on nudist issue (Steve Evers, Bay Area Reporter, Wednesday, December 5, 2012)
There goes the Castro, again (Joe Mac, Bay Area Reporter, Wednesday, December 5, 2012)
Naked protesters disrupt final San Francisco nudity ban vote (video) (CBS News, Thursday, Wednesday, December 5, 2012)
600 people get naked in bid to set new skinny dipping world record (Caters News Agency via The Sun, Thursday, Wednesday, December 5, 2012)
Nudists protest nude ban by getting naked at City Hall (Dan Schreiber, San Francisco Examiner, Wednesday, December 5, 2012)
The politically bared breast (Helen Whittle, Deutsche Welt, Wednesday, December 5, 2012)
Naked Rambler arrested in Tardebigge, near Redditch (Harriet Ernstsons, Bromsgrove Standard, Wednesday, December 5, 2012)
Why Public Nudity Is Wrong (Dennis Prager, National Review, Tuesday, December 4, 2012)
S.F. is no longer the naked city (Marisa Lagos & Michael Cabanatuan, San Francisco Chronicle, Tuesday, December 4, 2012)
Nudists Plan Protest at County Commission Over Haulover Beach Construction (Jon Tayler, Miami New Times, Tuesday, December 4, 2012)
Man jailed for naked stunt on London statue (Associated Press via US News & World Report, Tuesday, December 4, 2012)
Sandy Hook may remain closed next summer after hurricane blows left heavy damage (MaryAnn Spoto, The Star-Ledger, Monday, December 3, 2012)
I'm win the mood: ‘Hero’ gong for Naked Rambler (Kenny Angove, The Scottish Sun, Monday, December 3, 2012)
Nude and loving it (Jared Levy, Waikato Times via Stuff, Monday, December 3, 2012)
Naturist meeting draws crowd (Sonya Bateson, Rotorua Daily Post, Monday, December 3, 2012)
Chill shrinks world skinny-dip bid (Blair Cunningham, National Business Review, Monday, December 3, 2012)
Naked jogger's victory in court (Kiri Gillespie, Bay of Plenty Times, Monday, December 3, 2012)
Best of West Des Moines Craigslist: Dating Isn't Working, Toe Flossing, Nudist Seeking Roommate and Naked Frisbee (Beth Dalbey, West Des Moines Patch, Sunday, December 2, 2012)
Buff jogger in the clear (Edward Rooney & Russell Blackstock, New Zealand Herald, Sunday, December 2, 2012)
Nude jogger ruling sign of growing tolerance (Edward Rooney, New Zealand Herald, Saturday, December 1, 2012)
In San Francisco, a Voice of Moderation That's Often Unwelcome (Norimitsu Onishi, New York Times, Saturday, December 1, 2012)
Cantabrians attempt skinny dipping record (video) (Dave Goosselink, 3 News, Saturday, December 1, 2012)
Historic Dublin swimming and nudist club votes to continue ban against women (Patrick Counihan, Irish Central, Saturday, December 1, 2012)
Nude jogging 'same as a gang patch' - judge (Blair Ensor, The Dominion Post via Stuff, Saturday, December 1, 2012)

November, 2012

Judge dismisses child porn case against Minnesota State coach (Ben Kercheval, NBC Sports, Friday, November 30, 2012)
Bowmanville nudists angry over how Children's Aid questioned their daughter (Jennifer O'Meara, Metroland News Durham Region, Friday, November 30, 2012)
The Naked Truth (Sean Bugg, Metro Weekly, Thursday, November 29, 2012)
Nudists belong in SF (Nikolas P. Lemos, Bay Area Reporter, Thursday, November 29, 2012)
Nudists a welcome sight (James W. Mason, Bay Area Reporter, Thursday, November 29, 2012)
Let new supervisors vote on nudity ban (Tortuga Bi Liberty, Bay Area Reporter, Thursday, November 29, 2012)
More skinny dippers needed (Bay of Plenty Times, Thursday, November 29, 2012)
Public Nudists to Get Naked in the Rain (Erin Sherbert, SF Weekly, Wednesday, November 28, 2012)
Why Is Public Nudity Illegal? (Brian Palmer, Slate, Wednesday, November 28, 2012)
The big cover-up (Jerry Wolfrom, The Daily & Sunday Jeffersonian, Wednesday, November 28, 2012)
Bare necessities ( Raymond Zhou, China Daily, Wednesday, November 28, 2012)
Palm Springs 'hermit' made a mark as nudist, tourist attraction and inmate (Matthew Link, Desert Sun, Wednesday, November 28, 2012)
So, Andrew Marr, another great BBC cover-up has been exposed - but this time, no nudity (John Walsh, The Independent, Wednesday, November 28, 2012)
Nudity Ban: City Business Carries On, Now Clothed (Joe Eskenazi, SF Weekly, Wednesday, November 28, 2012)
Gays Against Nudity (William Saletan, Slate, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012)
John Boehner Naked Protesters: Group Storms House Speaker's Office (video) (Ethan Klapper, Huffington Post, Tuesday, November 27, 2012)
Naturists accuse BBC of major 'cover-up' by putting clothes on the actors in Andrew Marr's History of the World (Alex Ward, Daily Mail, Tuesday, November 27, 2012)
San Francisco's impending nude ban set to spark more public nudity (Dan Schreiber, San Francisco Examiner, Tuesday, November 27, 2012)
Given the elbow: Facebook remove risqué picture of blonde woman reclining in bathtub (whatever did they think it was?) (Leon Watson, Daily Mail, Monday, November 26, 2012)
San Francisco versus Naturists (Fred E. Foldvary, The Progress Report, Monday, November 26, 2012)
Top nudist holiday destinations exposed (Fraser Coast Chronicle, Monday, November 26, 2012)
Cops charge naked statue man (photos) (The Sun, Sunday, November 25, 2012)
Naked climber on offensive weapon charge (The Independent, Sunday, November 25, 2012)
The naked truth about San Francisco's nudity ban (Gypsy Taub, Guardian, Friday, November 23, 2012)
Raw: Naked Man Climbs London Statue (video) (Associated Press via YouTube, Friday, November 23, 2012)
Bradley Cooper asked to go nude for travel show (video) (Toronto Sun, Friday, November 23, 2012)
Nigel Marsh launches nude Sydney swim event (mUmBRELLA, Friday, November 23, 2012)
San Francisco nudists vow to bare all and be damned (Eoin Reynolds, Guardian, Friday, November 23, 2012)
Thankful for SF, in all its naked glory (C.W. Nevius, San Francisco Chronicle, Thursday, November 22, 2012)
San Francisco Nudist Ban Prompts Naked Court Protest (video) (, KTLA TV 5 via Huffington Post UK, Thursday, November 22, 2012)
SF Bans Public Nudity: The Rise of the Fig Leaf (Chris Andoe, AmericaBlog, Wednesday, November 21, 2012)
Who, What, Why: Is public nudity a form of free speech? (By Jon Kelly, BBC News Magazine, Wednesday, November 21, 2012)
Protesters get naked at San Francisco City Hall (video) (Grayson Thagard, HLN TV, Wednesday, November 21, 2012)
San Francisco orders nudists to put their pants on (video) (Josh Richman, San Jose Mercury News, Wednesday, November 21, 2012)
San Francisco will keine Nackten mehr (Frankfurter Rundschau, Wednesday, November 21, 2012)
San Francisco lawmakers ‘treated’ to impromptu strip-show as they slap ban on public nudity (photos) (Lisa Leff, Associated Press via National Post, Wednesday, November 21, 2012)
SF supervisors adopt public nudity ban (Matthew S. Bajko, Bay Area Reporter, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
Naked Men Draw Women, Enraged Philistines to Vienna (Catherine Hickley, Bloomberg, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
Topless males vs. topless females (Matthew Alice, San Diego Reader, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
SF supervisors pass measure banning public nudity (video) (Carolyn Tyler, KGO TV ABC 7, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
San Francisco's Naked Days Are Over (Adam Clark Estes, The Atlantic Wire, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
Nudity ban passed in San Francisco (BBC News, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
Public nudity ban passed by the Board of Supervisors (Kristen Go, San Francisco Chronicle, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
Public Nudity Ban Passes, No More Naked People Allowed in San Francisco (Kate Conger, SF Weekly, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
Legally nude? San Francisco considers ban (video) (Mike Taibbi, NBC Today, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
San Francisco may ban public nudity (video) (NewsFix, Tuesday, November 20, 2012)
Public nudity ban: San Francisco vote could end public displays of genitalia (Video) (Tracey Parece, Examiner, Monday, November 19, 2012)
Brazilian Naturist Olympics (photo) (Yasuyoshi Chibaya, AFP/Getty Images via Baltimore Sun, Sunday, November 18, 2012)
The shock of the (male) nude (Bethany Bell, BBC News, Sunday, November 18, 2012)
San Francisco may ban public nudity (with exceptions, of course) (Maria L. La Ganga, Los Angeles Time, Sunday, November 18, 2012)
San Francisco Eyes Public Nudity Ban Once And For All (Lisa Leff, Huffington Post, Sunday, November 18, 2012)
Nudist Group Suing San Francisco Over Proposed Ban (video) (ABC 7 News, Sunday, November 18, 2012)
San Franciscans stage nude-in, protest proposed law against baring all in public (Howard Portnoy, Examiner, Saturday, November 17, 2012)
Skinny dipping Kuwait refuses to go quietly (Boonlua Chatree, Pattaya Mail, Friday, November 16, 2012)
San Francisco Nudists Want to Keep Their Dongs Out Because of Freedom of Speech (Madeleine Davies, Jezebel, Thursday, November 15, 2012)
The nudists file suit (Tim Redmond, San Francisco Bay Guardian, Thursday, November 15, 2012)
Nudists Seek to Protect Right to Bare Everything (Malia Wollan, New York Times, Thursday, November 15, 2012)
Clothing optional as San Francisco nudists protest ban: gallery (Times Live, Thursday, November 15, 2012)
Nudist group suing San Francisco over proposed ban (Carolyn Tyler, KGO-TV ABC 7 San Francisco, Wednesday, November 14, 2012)
Activists adopt a legal strategy to derail San Francisco's proposed nudist ban (San Francisco Examiner, Wednesday, November 14, 2012)
San Francisco nudists rally for right to bare it all (Ronnie Cohen, Reuters, Wednesday, November 14, 2012)
San Francisco sued over proposed nudity ban (Michael Winter, USA Today, Wednesday, November 14, 2012)
Nudists hire lawyer, plan class action lawsuit against the city (Heather Knight, San Francisco Chronicle, Tuesday, November 13, 2012)
The Pros and Cons of Baring it All (Mozelle Armijo, UCSD Guardian, Tuesday, November 13, 2012)
San Francisco Nudists To Stage Nude-In Protest At City Hall (photos) ( Robin Wilkey, Huffington Post, Monday, November 12, 2012)
Yet another nude-in scheduled for City Hall steps this week (Heather Knight, San Francisco Chronicle, Monday, November 12, 2012)
S.F. Nudists Attract Documentary Film Makers (Erin Sherbert, SF Weekly, Monday, November 12, 2012)
Naturist group sets its sights on city with open swim event (The Star, Monday, November 12, 2012)
TV presenter's artworks wear only a Smillie (, The Scotsman, Sunday, Nov 11, 2012)
Naked? It's the only way to hike the Appalachian Trail (Riley Yates, The Morning Call, Thursday, November 8, 2012)
Nudity ban heads to SF supes (Matthew S. Bajko , Bay Area Reporter, Thursday, November 8, 2012)
'Skinny dippers' event to be kept under wraps (Kiri Gillespie, Bay of Plenty Times, Thursday, November 8, 2012)
Sienna Miller nude: pregnancy is now a fig leaf for artists painting nakedness (Jonathan Jones, Guardian, Wednesday, November 7, 2012)
Sienna Miller Nude: Star Posed For Nude Portrait While Pregnant (Huffington Post, Wednesday, November 7, 2012)
Sienna Miller goes nude for Berlin art exhibit (Mallory Hatten, The Celebrity Cafe, Wednesday, November 7, 2012)
Living naturally (Marlborough Express, Wednesday, November 7, 2012)
Naked Mexicans: 150 people strip down down for photographer Spencer Tunick (video) (SITN News, Tueesday, November 6, 2012)
Gypsy Taub, Nudity Activist, Gets Naked At Board Of Supervisors Meeting (NSFW Video) (Aaron Sankin, Huffington Post, Tuesday, November 6, 2012)
San Francisco nudity ban advances to Board of Supervisors (Joshua Sabatini, San Francisco Examiner, Monday, November 5, 2012)
Nude activist dresses down supervisors (Neal J. Riley and John Coté, San Francisco Chronicle, Monday, November 5, 2012)
SF Debates Nudity Ordinance (Live Video) (Laird Harrison, KQED, Monday, November 5, 2012)
Verizon staff arrested for stealing customer's nude pics (Iain Thomson, The Register, Saturday, November 3, 2012)
Lonely nudists: Why are so few gay men into naked dance parties? (Richard J Dalton Jr, Xtra, Thursday, November 1, 2012)
Parade Preparations Bump Nudist Rally To Area Near Hot Dog Stand (Dan McMenamin, SF Appeal, Thursday, November 1, 2012)

October, 2012

Cell phone salesmen accused of stealing customers' nude pictures during switch to new phone (Ryan Raiche, ABC Action News Tampa Bay, Wednesday, October 31, 2012)
Mankato coach testifies naked videos of his children were innocent (Larry Oakes, Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Wednesday, October 31, 2012)
Nudist Biker Loses Case Against Police (Nic Brunetti, Police Oracle, Wednesday, October 31, 2012)
Nudists disrobe at City Hall to protest ban (Dan Schreiber, San Francisco Examiner, Tuesday, October 30, 2012)
San Francisco Nudists Say Proposed Restrictions Mean "Loss of Freedom" (Brian Shields, KRON 4, Tuesday, October 30, 2012)
SF nudists rally against proposed city ban on public nudity (KTVU 2, Tuesday, October 30, 2012)
Getting buck naked in front of City Hall (Heather Knight, San Franicso Chronicle, Tuesday, October 30, 2012)
Naked guys (and gals) stage “nude-in” at City Hall (Heather Knight, San Franicso Chronicle, Tuesday, October 30, 2012)
The nearly naked truth (Jeff Mahoney, Hamilton Spectator, Tuesday, October 30, 2012)
Naked supporters rally in Hebden (video) (Halifax Courier, Monday, October 29, 2012)
Posing nude at 84 – at least he is doing an honest job (Ewe Jin, The Star, Sunday October 28, 2012)
JoCo grand jury dismisses obscenity question involving arboretum statue (Tony Rizzo, The Kansas City Star, Saturday, October 27, 2012)
Nudists to Descend on City Hall to Show Their "Naughty Bits," Which They Call Art (Erin Sherbert, SF Weekly, Friday, October 26, 2012)
Naturist Resorts in Ontario (Stacy Rosien, Go Girlfriend, Friday, October 26, 2012)
Governor signs Grove's teen sexting bill (York Dispatch, PA, Friday, October 26, 2012)
Sophomore's exhibition puts human body on display (Andrew Smyth, The Brown Daily Herald, Friday, October 26, 2012)
Nudists stage protest of proposed ban (David-Elijah Nahmod, Bay Area Reporter, Thursday, October 25, 2012)
Hebden Bridge startled by the Naked Rambler's arrest (Martin Wainwright, Guardian, Thursday, October 25, 2012)
Women stage topless demo at Ikea in Germany (The Local, Thursday, October 25, 2012)
For adults only: 'Couples only' resorts which offer a sex-citing experience (Daily Bhaskar, Thursday, October 25, 2012)
Naked Aphrodite stirs San Antonio Museum of Art ad controversy (video) (Jeff Goldblatt KENS 5 via KVUE ABC, Wednesday, October 24, 2012)
Vienna museum creates a buzz with nude men exhibit (Stokely Baksh and Nick Tann, Baltimore Sun, Wednesday, October 24, 2012)
Kentucky Fried Chicken Talks Double Dipping (and Skinny Dipping!) (graphic) (Francesca Borgognone, The Daily Meal, Wednesday, October 24, 2012)
Tyler Perry: 'No more sunbathing nude after royal scandal' (World Entertainment News via Yahoo!, Tuesday, October 23, 2012)
Experiencing Naturism – Vacationing au naturel! (Stacy Rosien, Go Girlfriend, Tuesday, October 23, 2012)
Half-naked teen: 'This is my body. Deal with it' (Jonathan Anker, HLN TV, Tuesday, October 23, 2012)
Wienermobile, Nudists Do Not Mix (Joe Eskenazi, SF Weekly, Monday, October 22, 2012)
Nudist professor claims he is victim of 'institutional prejudice' (Hannah Furness, Telegraph, Monday, October 22, 2012)
APD: Officers didn't witness illegal activity (Asheville Citizen-Times, Monday, October 22, 2012)
Male Nude Art History Features A Lot of “Put A Fig Leaf Over That Shit” (Anna Breslaw, Jezebel, Satuday, October 20, 2012)
Skinny-dipping sailors are in strife (The Daily Telegraph via The Australian, Satuday, October 20, 2012)
Supervisor Wiener's nudity ban would strip San Francisco's culture (Noemy Mena, Golden Gate Xpress, Friday, October 19, 2012)
New bill gives teens less severe penalties for 'sexting' (Kevin Amerman and John L. Micek, Lehigh Valley The Morning Call, Friday, October 19, 2012)
Naked truth challenges values: Children of nude model upset by dad's unusual part-time job (Zheng Jinran and Liu Ce, China Daily, Friday, October 19, 2012)
Why Naked Men Get Short Shrift (Mary M. Lane, Wall Street Journal, Friday, October 19, 2012)
Male nude posters arouse ire of Viennese (Associated Press via Washington Times, Friday, October 19, 2012)
'Nude Men' art exhibition in Austria sparks conversation (David Ng, Los Angeles Times, Thursday, October 18, 2012)
El Paso's ‘naked caveman’ may get evicted by city water utility (Philip Caulfield, New York Daily News, Thursday, October 18, 2012)
Nude Body Painters Are The Canvas (NSFW photos) (David Moye, The Huffington Post, Thursday, October 18, 2012)
Debate: Should Nudity Be Allowed in San Francisco? (Laird Harrison, KQED, Thursday, October 18, 2012)
Forum: Banning Nudity in San Francisco? (audio) (Michael Krasny, KQED, Thursday, October 18, 2012)
Editorial: Put your clothes on (Bay Area Reporter, Thursday, October 18, 2012)
Leona Lewis admits she loves skinny dipping and nudist holidays (STV Entertainment, Thursday, October 18, 2012)
Sandra Bullock gets naked, bullies nude Chelsea Handler in talk show's comedy shower skit (video) (Joyce Chen, NY Daily News, Tuesday, October 16, 2012)
Chinese octogenarian becomes nude model (IANS via New Kerala, Tuesday, October 16, 2012)
Naked cave man harassing hikers on mountain (video) (Gerardo Najera & Brandie Piper, KVIA/CNN via KSDK 5, Monday, October 15, 2012)
New Mexican resort goes clothing optional (Travel Blackboard, Monday, October 15, 2012)
Nude fun in the sun (Bay of Plenty Times, Monday, October 15, 2012)
Nude human motorcycles are hot (video) (Fairfax NZ News via Stuff, Sunday, October 14, 2012)
Naked guys top supes complaint list, what are the others? (Heather Knight, San Francisco Chronicle, Saturday, October 13, 2012)
Free to be nude...for now (Mike Kepka, San Francisco Chronicle, Saturday, October 13, 2012)
S.F. nudists say it's about the freedom (Mike Kepka, San Francisco Chronicle, Saturday, October 13, 2012)
Call for Rotorua residents to strip naked (The Daily Post, Saturday, October 13, 2012)
Nudists push Kiwis to join in Go Natural Week (New Zealand Herald, Friday, October 12, 2012)
Four decades of nudists in the Bay Area (NSFW photos!) (Peter Hartlaub, San Francisco Chronicle, Friday, October 12, 2012)
Naked Yoga Promises to Help Shy Men Shed More Than Inhibitions (Mathew Katz, DNA Info, Friday, October 12, 2012)
Woman Crashes Nudist Resort's Gate, Gets Arrested (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Friday, October 12, 2012)
Nude art record attempt in Brisbane (Big Pond News, Thursday, October 11, 2012)
S.F. Nudists to Memorialize Naked Teen Shot to Death by Alabama Cops (Erin Sherbert, SF Weekly, Thursday, October 11, 2012)
Invitation to go nude for a week (Bay of Plenty Times, Friday, October 12, 2012)
Pasco nudist resort to hold Nudes, Blues and BBQ fest (Tampa Tribune, Thursday, October 11, 2012)
San Francisco nudists to memorialize South Alabama student Gil Collar (Mark Heim, Birmingham News, Wednesday, October 10, 2012)
Not another naked rambler! Naturist vows to continue his walks after judge overturns conviction for causing distress to woman dog walker (Emily Allen, Daily Mail, Tuesday, October 9, 2012)
Naked rambler freed to continue nude crusade - and is heading for North-East (Joe Willis, The Northern Echo, Tuesday, October 9, 2012)
Even in SF, There Is No Free Naked Lunch (Debra J. Saunders, Town Hall, Tuesday, October 9, 2012)
Girl Talk: Going To A Nude Beach Made Me Feel A Little Better About Life (Rachel Rabbit White, The Frisky, Monday, October 8, 2012)
Forget The Love Boat, Here Comes The Nude Cruise (Hans Schloemer, Die Welt via Worldcrunch , Monday, October 8, 2012)
Naked in San Francisco (Jesse Monteagudo, Gay Today, Monday, October 8, 2012)
Local Nudist Makes Being Naked Seem Kinda Dull (Erin Sherbert, SF Weekly, Monday, October 8, 2012)
24 hours with the Naked Rambler (video) (Peter Ross, Scotsman, Sunday, October 7, 2012)
Undeterred by jail time, 'The Naked Rambler' is back on the trail (photos) (Jeff J Mitchell, NBC News, Saturday, October 6, 2012)
San Francisco Public-Nudity Ban May Put An End To The City's Nudist Contingent (Eric Brown, International Business Times, Saturday, October 6, 2012)
Editor's Corner: The Bare Dare 5k (Jessica Sebor, Women's Running, Friday, October 5, 2012)
Nudists to Rally for Naked People, But Kindly Ask That You Leave Your Hard-Ons at Home (Erin Sherbert, SF Weekly, Friday, October 5, 2012)
‘Naked rambler’ vows to keep walking in the nude on release from jail (Scotsman, Friday, October 5, 2012)
Reedereien locken neue Zielgruppen – auch Nackte (Hans Schloemer, Die Welt, Friday, October 5, 2012)
Nudists uncover the city's outrage (C.W. Nevius, San Francisco Chronicle, Thursday, October 4, 2012)
Wiener introduces nudity ban (Matthew S. Bajko, Bay Area Reporter, Thursday, October 4, 2012)
Proposed Ban on Public Nudity Offends Some in San Francisco (Geoffrey A. Fowler and Vauhini Vara, Wall Street Journal, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
Penises Exposed in Broad Daylight Becoming Less Cool in San Francisco (Cord Jefferson, Gawker, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
San Francisco looks at public nudity (United Press Intenational, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
Nudity ban targets Castro naked guys (Matthew Stensland-Bos, SF Bay, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
Much ado about nudity (Tommi Avicolli Mecca, San Francisco Bay Guardian, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
Lawmaker Seeks Partial San Francisco Nudity Ban, Calls Bare Minimum Towel-on-Chair Law Insufficient (Martha Neil, ABA Journal, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
Scott Wiener Now Wants To Ban Public Nudity in SF (Brock Keeling, SFst, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
San Francisco supervisor proposes ban on public nudity (Kate Mather, Los Angeles Times, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
Mayor Lee Voices Support For Wiener's Proposed Ban On Public Nudity (Dan McMenamin, Bay City News via SF Appeal, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
Good Morning Mission! (Hélène Goupil, Mission Local, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
All-nude performance to 'community' dance (The Korea Herald via Asia One, Wednesday, October 3, 2012)
San Francisco Supervisors to consider restricting public nudity (Steven E.F. Brown, San Francisco Business Times, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
SF supervisor wants restrictions on public nudity (video) (Carolyn Tyler, KGO-TV ABC 7, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
SF supervisor proposes further bans on public nudity in city (KTVU Channel 2, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
Cover up nudists, a new law could make birthday suits illegal (J. Wildermuth, San Franchsco Chronicle, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
Legislation seeks to clothe Castro's naked guys (Heather Knight, San Franchsco Chronicle, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
Time to get dressed, San Francisco (San Franchsco Chronicle, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
SF supervisor wants to crackdown on nudity (Associated Press via San Franchsco Chronicle, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
San Francisco to consider full-scale public nudity ban (Dan Schreiber, San Francisco Examiner, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
San Francisco Nudity Ban Would Prohibit Streaking In (Most) Public Situations (Huffington Post, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
Nudist Fights Weird Film for Turner Prize (Martin Gayford, Bloomberg, Tuesday, October 2, 2012)
Realtor makes a bundle specializing in clothing-optional resorts in Pasco (Drew Harwell, Tampa Bay Times, Monday, October 1, 2012)
Here's How S.F. Nudists Would Dress, if They Did Wear Clothes (Erin Sherbert, SF Weekly, Monday, October 1, 2012)

September, 2012

Topless photos are big business, but not scandal (Steve Penhollow, Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, Sunday, September 30, 2012)
Nude Running Champ Seeks 3rd Win in Land O' Lakes (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Saturday, September 29, 2012)
Gardening news and notes: Nudist-friendly British garden; houseplant tips (Kym Pokorny, The Oregonian, Thursday, September 27, 2012)
Discounted Nude 5K Registration Ends Soon (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Wednesday, September 26, 2012)
The Roses Are a Draw. (So Is the Dress Code.) (Sarah Lyall, New York Times, Tuesday, September 25, 2012)
Mother's fury as son's seventh birthday party at public pool had full view of mens' NAKED swim session (Daily Mail, Tuesday, September 25, 2012)
Parents' shock as children's pool party coincides with naturist outing (, The Telegraph, Monday, September 24, 2012)
Students work in classes as nude models (Seth Schroeder, The Daily Eastern News , Sunday, September 23, 2012)
Man campaigns in the nude for Obama at the 2012 Folsom Street Fair (video) (Ed Walsh, Examiner, Sunday, September 23, 2012)
The naked truth is that they just couldn't do it (Dwight Perry, The Seattle Times, Sunday, September 23, 2012)
Naked neighbor not welcome sight (Richard White, Tampa Tribune, Sunday, September 23, 2012)
Skinny Dipping Record Bid: Hundreds take naked plunge (video) (The Star, Sunday, September 23, 2012)
Charity skinny-dip falls short on world record attempt (Sydney Daily Telegraph, Sunday, September 23, 2012)
Hundreds take part in skinny dip record attempt (The Telegraph, Saturday, September 22, 2012)
Nude Running Champs to be Crowned in Land O' Lakes (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Friday, September 21, 2012)
Nip it in the bud... nude swimmers told to wear clothes as aggressive crayfish multiply in Hampstead Heath ponds (London Evening Standard, Friday, September 21, 2012)
Brush Up on Your Nudist History (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Thursday, September 20, 2012)
Nude Models Bare All (Zoe Wray, Swarthmore Phoenix, Wednesday, September 19, 2012)'s Guide To Nude Hotels (Photos) (Huffington Post, Wednesday, September 19, 2012)
Figure models bare all in the name of art (Bryan Bumgardner, The Daily Athenaeum, Tuesday, September 18, 2012)
Naturally FSU presents film reenactment of Greek pentathlon (Lindsay Marshall, FSU News, Monday, September 17, 2012)
Is creativity better in the nude? (Carolyn Kellogg, Los Angeles Times, Monday, September 17, 2012)
Nude art series addresses body image, sex (Katie Cusumano, The Brown Daily Herald, Monday, September 18, 2012)
A minimalist approach at lone nudist resort in Berkshires (Adam Poulisse, The Berkshire Eagle, Sunday, September 16, 2012)
Producers throw in the towel on naked reality TV show in Pasco (Lisa Buie, Tampa Bay Times, Saturday, September 15, 2012)
Castro naked guys have gone too far (C.W. Nevius, San Francisco Chronicle, Saturday, September 15, 2012)
Nude Blacks victorious (video) (Otago Daily Times, Saturday, September 15, 2012)
Royal Breasts Are Special (Chez Pazienza, Huffington Post, Saturday, September 15, 2012)
US: New hotel to scrap “clothing optional” tradition in favour of LGBT families (Joseph Patrick McCormick, Pink News, Saturday, September 15, 2012)
The naked truth about Kansas City's nude art (Edward M. Eveld, The Kansas City Star, Saturday, September 15, 2012)
Victory for Nude Blacks in year's only match (video) (3 News, Saturday, September 15, 2012)
Naked Rambler supporter calls for Scotland to show some 'independent spirit' and keep him out of jail (The Courier, Friday, September 14, 2012)
Watch: Sigur Rós Pro-Nudism 'Seraph' (video) (Brayden Darke, Music Feeds, Friday, September 14, 2012)
Belgian copro takes Cartoon d'Or (Andrew McDonald, C21 Media, Friday, September 14, 2012)
Oh Willy... trailer (video) (Emma de Swaef, Vimeo, Friday, September 14, 2012)
Streaking toward the finish line at clothing-optional run (Nick Sortal, South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Friday, September 14, 2012)
Wiener open to banning public nudity (Matthew S. Bajko, Bay Area Reporter, Thursday, September 13, 2012)
Nipplegate: The Exciting Conclusion (Robert Mankoff, The New Yorker, Thursday, September 13, 2012)
Naked Rambler sent back to prison (Severin Carrell, The Guardian, Thursday, September 13, 2012)
Naked Rambler Stephen Gough jailed again after refusing to get dressed (The Telegraph, Thursday, September 13, 2012)
Naked rambler Stephen Gough jailed for five months (BBC News, Thursday, September 13, 2012)
Nudist couple aged 75 survive 11 gunshots (SAPA via Johannesburg Times, Thursday, September 13, 2012)
Elderly nudists survive Gauteng gunfight (News 24 South Africa, Thursday, September 13, 2012)
Nude Blacks prepare for wet game (Dave Goosselink, 3 News, Thursday, September 13, 2012)
Wreck Beach, Vancouver's Famous Nude Beach, Seeks To Ban Peeping Toms ( Huffington Post, Wednesday, September 12, 2012)
'King of Sexploitation' Stanley Long dies, aged 78 (Ian Sandwell, Screen Daily, Wednesday, September 12, 2012)
'Naked Rambler' set to be sentenced (Press Association Ltd via Kincardineshire Observer, Wednesday, September 12, 2012)
Vancouver nude beach patrons seek noise regulation (CBC News, Tuesday, September 11, 2012)
Nipplegate: Why the New Yorker cartoon department is about to be banned from Facebook (Robert Mankoff, The New Yorker, Monday, September 10, 2012)
Veterans cemetery used as stage for explicit photo shoot (video) (John Langeler, KING 5 News, Monday, September 10, 2012)
Naked Rambler doesn't have mental health issues vows ex-partner who says he's just “very stubborn” (The Scotsman, Monday, September 10, 2012)
Thomas Edwin March Naked At Beach, Holding Laptop, 3D Glasses, Beer, Cheeseburger: Police (Andy Campbell, Huffington Post, Monday, September 10, 2012)
Naked sea dash needs more skinny dippers (Martin Wainwright, The Guardian, Monday, September 10, 2012)
Is Naked Yoga for You? (Rebecca Bardelli, Yahoo! Sports, Monday, September 10, 2012)
The New Yorker Got Temporarily Banned From Facebook for Posting Cartoon Boobs (Adrian Chen, Gawker, Monday, September 10, 2012)
Pop is going Gaga over her new app (Richard Godwin , London Evening Standard, Monday, September 10, 2012)
'Nude Blacks' call for daring opponents (Dave Gooselink, 3News, Monday, September 10, 2012)
Knightley: 'Not prudish' about nude scenes (, MSNBC, Sunday, September 9, 2012)
Why DID the Naked Rambler choose nudity over me and our children? Wife of eccentric 'freedom fighter' in plea for him to put clothes back on (Polly Dunbar, Daily Mail, Saturday, September 8, 2012)
Damien Hirst's giant, naked pregnant mother to stand tall over seaside town (Roya Nikkhah, Telegraph, Saturday, September 8, 2012)
Alleged Cock Ring Patrol Upsets Castro Nudists (Erin Sherbert, SF Weekly, Thursday, September 6, 2012)
Steven Tyler Doesn't Slack Off at Nude Beach (TMZ, Thursday, September 6, 2012)
Nude Model Gets $15K Over NYC Arrest (Andrew Chow, JD, FindLaw, Wednesday, September 5, 2012)
Woman Busted For Public Nudity In Times Square Gets $15,000 In Settlement (video) (Jen Carlson, Gothamist, Tuesday, September 4, 2012)
Naked sun bather charged with disorderly conduct (The Northwestern, Oshkosh WI, Tuesday, September 4, 2012)
80,000 bare-breasted virgins dance for king of Swaziland (video) (David Trifunov, Reuters via Global Post, Tuesday, September 4, 2012)
Breast strokes (Business Mirror, Philippines, Tuesday, September 4, 2012)
Naked gal gets deal on a suit: 15G for Times Sq. bust (Bruce Golding, New York Post, Tuesday, September 4, 2012)
Havertown native gains attention for the right of women to go topless in New York (video) (Pete Bannan, Mainline Media News, Monday, September 3, 2012)
Northumberlandia: The naked lady of Cramlington (BBC News, Saturday, September 1, 2012)
Are online nudie pics an art form? (Julianne Escobedo Shepherd, Alternet via Salon, Saturday, September 1, 2012)
10 Reasons To Vacation Naked (Tom Mulhall, Huffington Post, Saturday, September 1, 2012)
Harry's naked Army! Facebook group supporting prince's nude antics now has 32,000 fans (Anna Edwards, Daily Mail, Saturday, September 1, 2012)

August, 2012

The Sweet Spot (video) (Gabe Johnson, New York Times, Friday, August 31, 2012)
Labor Day Weekend Includes Party at Caliente, Car Wash (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Thursday, August 30, 2012)
My trip to the land of wrinkly dicks (Scott Fayner, , Wednesday, August 29, 2012)
Flying free: the best of nude travel (Tara Harrison, Travel Weekly, Wednesday, August 29, 2012)
Lost in Suburbia: The evolution of being naked (Tracy Beckerman, Norwich Bulletin, Wednesday, August 29, 2012)
Nude mural to be painted over (Christian Boone, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Wednesday, August 29, 2012)
Reverend reveals all on TV to spread gospel of naturism (Bolton News, Wednesday, August 29, 2012)
Fact Finder: The Naked Truth (video) (Linda White, WVTM Alabama's 13 NBC, Wednesday, August 29, 2012)
The naked truth: Younger types tend to nix nude bingo (Bill Flick, Pantagraph, Wednesday, August 29, 2012)
Asheville council still mulling laws on topless women (Mark Barrett, Asheville Citizen-Times, Tuesday, August 28, 2012)
Ukrainian With Binoculars Killed Near Nudist Beach (RIA Novosti, Tuesday, August 28, 2012)
Using Nude Portraits to Gain Self-Esteem (Zoe Wilder, Mind Body Green, August 27, 2012)
We're going commando... Facebook group strips in support of Prince Harry after naked Las Vegas photos furore (Ian Drury, Daily Mail, Monday, August 27, 2012)
Lady Gaga Gets Naked While Recording New Album, 'ARTPOP' (Cavan Sieczkowski, Huffington Post, Monday, August 27, 2012)
Nudestock 2012 (photos) (David Nelson, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Monday, August 27, 2012)
Gloves off for nudist groups over Gatineau Park busts (Tom Spears, Ottawa Citizen, Monday, August 27, 2012)
Topless Activist Moira Johnston Appears On ‘The Couch’ Sans Shirt (video) (Moira Johnston, WLNY CBS New York, Monday, August 27, 2012)
A Discussion with An Anonymous Nudist (Leah Beckmann, Gawker, Monday, August 27, 2012)
Lawmaker need not apologize for skinny-dipping (Dani Renan, New York Times via Star-Tribune, Sunday, August 26, 2012)
Joining in the Philadelphia Naked Bike Ride (Jason Sendaula, Examiner, Sunday, August 26, 2012)
Asheville topless rally draws more men than women (video) (Joe Borlik, MyFox 8 Greensboro, Sunday, August 26, 2012)
Gals bare boobs on 5th annual Go Topless Day, and guys find the feminist parade is hard to top (Edgar Sandoval, New York Daily News, Sunday, August 26, 2012)
"Go-Topless Day" in New York seeks equal rights to bare chests (Jonathan Allen, Reuters via Yahoo, Sunday, August 26, 2012)
Topless march in downtown Phoenix to protest gender inequality (video) (Stephanie Hockridge, ABC 15 Phoenix, Sunday, August 26, 2012)
Topless protesters want clothing equality (video) (Phil Benson, KPHO CBS 5 AZ, Sunday, August 26, 2012)
Photos: Topless Women March For Equal Rights In Venice (NSFW) (Emma G. Gallegos, LAist, Sunday, August 26, 2012)
World's biggest naked beach party (The Daily Telegraph, Sunday, August 26, 2012)
Would you Adam and Eve it? YOU columnist Liz Jones bares all (Liz Jones, Daily Mail, Saturday, August 25, 2012)
Breast Is Best: National Go Topless Day Is TOMORROW (Ben Yakas, Gothamist, Saturday, August 25, 2012)
Topless protest urges women to 'free your breasts, free your minds' (QMI Agency via LFPress, Saturday, August 25, 2012)
GoTopless headed for the Beaches Sunday (Kevin Connor, Toronto Sun, Saturday, August 25, 2012)
Topless Protest Planned For North Avenue Beach Sunday (CBS 2 Chicago, Saturday, August 25, 2012)
From the Editor: Guilt-stricken commissioners allow unfettered nudity (, Pahrump Valley Times, Friday, August 24, 2012)
'He's Cute And Quite Sweet': Murdoch Defends NI Printing Nude Prince Harry Photographs (Oliver Tree, International Business Times, Friday, August 24, 2012)
British tabloid The Sun publishes nude Prince Harry pictures despite the Palace's requests not to invade his privacy (Gina DiFalco, The Celebrity Cafe, Friday, August 24, 2012)
UK Tabloid Prints Naked Prince Harry Pictures (CNN via ABC 7 Denver, Friday, August 24, 2012)
150 complain over Harry nude photos (The Sun, Friday, August 24, 2012)
5 top spots for Labor Day from our (just-posted!) complete Nude Beaches Guide 2012 (Gary Hanauer, San Francisco Bay Guardian, Thursday, August 23, 2012)
Nudist Lobby Bares Support for Skinny-Dipping Congressman (Ilya Gerner, Comedy Central, Thursday, August 23, 2012)
A man of no cloth: Reverend, 55, is a practising naturist and tells TV documentary the Bible celebrates nudity (Daily Mail, Thursday, August 23, 2012)
Nudist History Unveiled: Florida Naturist Park (Lee Gregory, Land O Lakes Patch, Thursday, August 23, 2012)
Nude Weddings: 5 Places To Tie The Knot In The Nude (Huffington Poast, Thursday, August 23, 2012)
Naked rambler faces mental health checks after breaking down in court (Severin Carrell, The Guardian, Thursday, August 23, 2012)
Seattle's Nudestock happens this weekend (Amy Rolph, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday, August 23, 2012)
Naturist vicar from Bolton bares all for TV documentary (Manchester Evening News, Thursday, August 23, 2012
Kevin Yoder, Skinny-dipping Congressman, Gets Suport From American Association For Nude Recreation (Michael McLaughlin, Huffington Post, Wednesday, August 22, 2012)
Skinny-Dipping Republican Rep. Kevin Yoder Gets Enthusiastic Support from the Nudist Lobby (Doug Barry, Jezebel, Wednesday, August 22, 2012)
Nudist ordinance pulled after debate (Mark Waite, Pahrump Valley Times, Wednesday, August 22, 2012)
Issaquah welcomes 'Nudestock' (Rose Egge, KOMO, Wednesday, August 22, 2012)
Best Nude Beaches In North America (photos) (Tom Mulhall, Huffington Post, Tuesday, August 21, 2012)
Man Accused of Hit and Run at Nudist Resort Left Scene to Weigh His Options (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Tuesday, August 21, 2012)
Nudist lobby says Yoder's dip gives them a boost (Emily Heil, Washington Post, Tuesday, August 21, 2012)
FBI Says Americans Are Free to Skinny-dip All We Want (Margaret Hartmann, New York Magazine, Tuesday, August 21, 2012)
Florida nudist association: U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder is 'typical American who enjoys skinny-dipping' (Alex Leary, Tampa Bay Times, Tuesday, August 21, 2012)
FBI Wasn't Investigating Skinny Dipping in Israel (Devlin Barrett and Danny Yadron, Wall Street Journal, Monday, August 20, 2012)
Philly Naked Bike Ride: What's the point? (Molly Eichel, Philadephia Daily News, Monday, August 20, 2012)
Watchdog group says implied nudity on TV increased at alarming rate (CBS News, Monday, August 20, 2012)
Nude Beaches: Vacation Rentals That Cater To Nude Tourists (photos) (Huffington Post, Monday, August 20, 2012)
Congressman Yoder apologizes for swimming nude in Sea of Galilee (Dave Helling and Steve Kraske, The Kansas City Star, Monday, August 20, 2012)
SDA Pastor fired for advising couple to be naked in city parks (Peter Nyoni, The Zimdiaspora, Sunday, August 19, 2012)
The naked eye: John Crawford's bizarre photography project finally sees the light of day (Matthew Bell, The Independent, Sunday, August 19, 2012)
My teenage daughter is sending out nude pics. What do I do? (Emily Yoffe, Bangor Daily News, Saturday, August 18, 2012)
Sweden still 'vague' on topless sunbathing laws (The Local, Friday, August 17, 2012)
Techniques to become an excellent naturist (Julio Ibarra, Examiner, Thursday, August 16, 2012)
Nude skiing: Where you can do it and why you'd want to (Anthony Sharwood, The Australian, Thursday, August 16, 2012)
'NUDE 4' turns mirror on who we are (Jackie Demaline,, Wednesday, August 15, 2012)
Today on YouTube: Scrabble and nudist beaches in a behind-the-scenes look at Team GB's pre-Olympics camp (video) (Telegraph, Wednesday, August 15, 2012)
Painter in Buffalo Grove nude on job (Ronnie Wachter, Chicago Sun Times, Tuesday, August 14, 2012)
City of Toronto changes mind, will allow topless rallies in city parks (Amirah El-Safty, National Post, Tuesday, August 14, 2012)
California fires threaten nudist resort, hundreds of homes evacuated (Ronnie Cohen, Reuters, Tuesday, August 14, 2012)
The nudists who spoil our holiday retreat (Telegraph, Monday, August 13, 2012)
From the archive, 13 August 1948: Miscellany: Nude but still naughty (Guardian, Monday, August 13, 2012)
Can't go topless in Paris — even at the beach (Kate Lunau, Macleans, Monday, August 13, 2012)
Naked ambition: Mass skinny-dip at summer festival launches 'Secret Swimming' club (Paul Cockerton, Mirror, Sunday, August 12, 2012)
Nudist camp in Florida seeks to attract nudists in 18-30 range (Marcus Hondro, Digital Journal, Sunday, August 12, 2012)
Forcella: Parents walking around the house nude bugs sisters (Lauren Forcella, Daily Democra, Sunday, August 12, 2012)
Scared of the skin you're in (Emma Cowing, Scotsman, Sunday, August 12, 2012)
Court finds the naked rambler to be in contempt (Jamie Beatson, The Herald Scotland, Friday, August 10, 2012)
Ask Amy: Dad questions at-home nudity with kids (Amy Dickinson, Washington Post, Saturday, August 11, 2012)
Nudists going all out to attract a younger crowd (Maria Herrera, Sun Sentinel, Friday, August 10, 2012)
Picasso scandalizes Scotland (Hrag Vartanian, Salon, Friday, August 10, 2012)
Rambler Stephen Gough appears naked in court (BBC News, Friday, August 10, 2012)
Nature in the buff | Despite growing restrictions, Mazo Beach remains a top five haven for naturists (Mike Muckian, Wisconsin Gazette, Thursday, August 9, 2012)
I Was a Grade School Nudist (Jill Hamilton, Jezebel, Thursday, August 9, 2012)
Swimming: Secret skinny dipping--don't forget your birthday suit (Luke Blackall, The Independent, Friday, August 10, 2012)
Fisherman dead after dramatic sea rescue in shark-infested waters (audio) (Grant Taylor, Western Australia (WA) Today, Friday, August 10, 2012)
Dearborn priest told police: 'I like to drive around naked' (Jim Schaefer and Jennifer Dixon, Detroit Free Press, Friday, August 10, 2012)
Police: streaker caught in the act (Conroy Delouche, WVLT-TV Jacksboro TN, Thursday, August 9, 2012)
Variety of takes on 'Nude Beach' slants The Main Gallery show (Bonny Zanardi, San Mateo County Times, Thursday, August 9, 2012)
Picasso nude too hot for some travelers at Edinburgh Airport (A. Pawlowski, NBC News, Thursday, August 9, 2012)
Airport U-turn on censored Picasso nude after blast from arts chiefs (David McCann, The Scotsman, Thursday, August 9, 2012)
Edinburgh Airport left red-faced after Picasso cover up (The Standard, Thursday, August 9, 2012)
Edinburgh Airport covers up Picasso nude after complaints (BBC News, Wednesday, August 8, 2012)
In Florida, a real estate market where extra closet space isn't a concern (Matt Hickman, Mother Nature Network, Wednesday, August 8, 2012)
Nudist Convention Meets In Sunshine State (audio) (Steve Inskeep, NPR Morning Edition, Wednesday, August 8, 2012)
Survivor, Nudist Style, at Carolina Foothills Resort (video) (Jamarcus Gaston, WSPA 7 TV, Wednesday, August 8, 2012)
Carolina Foothills Nudist Resort Holds 'Survivor -- Nudist Style' Contest (David Moye, Huffington Post, Wednesday, August 8, 2012)
Mailer attacks Osceola commission candidate's nudist lifestyle (David Breen, Orlando Sentinel, Wednesday, August 8, 2012)
Naturist club youth officer: I'm looking for nude recruits (Yvonne Bolouri, The Scottish Sun, Wednesday, August 8, 2012)
The right to go topless (Tom Purcell, Bennington Banner, Tuesday, August 7, 2012)
Nudists letting it all hang out in Tampa (video) (John Bacon, USA Today, Tuesday, August 7, 2012)
National nudist convention held in Lutz, Florida (video) (Adam Freeman, WTSP TV 10, Monday, August 6, 2012)
National nudist convention held in Lutz (Adam Freeman, WTSP TV 10, Monday, August 6, 2012)
In photos: the naked Survivor, Nudist Style Olympics of South Carolina (Anorak, Monday, August 6, 2012)
Pasco holds nude convention (Fox 13,Monday, August 6, 2012 )
Joys of nudity bared as 18-year-old recruits young Scottish naturists (Elizabeth McMeekin, Edinburgh Herald, Monday, August 6, 2012)
Nude convention begins Monday (Tampa Tribune, Sunday, August 5, 2012)
Marilyn Monroe 'preferred going nude' (ANI via New Kerala, Saturday, August 4, 2012)
My Turn: Remembering a nudist colony (Lillian Lippman, Newsday, Friday, August 3, 2012)
Strangers in the Buff (Lisa Monforton, Calgary Herald, Friday, August 3, 2012)
Inside The Fawlty Towers Nudist Resort (Dave Seminara, Gadling, Friday, August 3, 2012)
Nudist Resort Worries Interstate 69 Will Ruin Tranquility (Michael C. Fehn, TriState Home Page, Friday, August 3, 2012)
Nudist campers fear interstate will ruin solitude (Associated Press via Journal & Courier, Friday, August 3, 2012)
I-69 route worries nudist campers in Monroe County (Laura Lane, Herald-Times, Friday, August 3, 2012)
The Naked Traveller on Naked Travelling (Paul Hansford, Herald Sun, Friday, August 3, 2012)
70 nudists expected in Land O'Lakes for American Association of Nude Recreation Convention (Tampa Bay Times, Thursday, August 2, 2012)
Paris Police Warning: No Topless Sunbathing in French Capital (Anissa Haddadi, International Business Times, Thursday, August 2, 2012)
Celebrate the human form at 'Clothing Optional' show (Tony Simmons, Panama City FL News-Herald, Thursday, August 2, 2012)
No naturist beaches (Richard Mason, Miami Herald, Wednesday, August 1, 2012)
The naked truth (video) (Jetjaras Na Ranong and Phannarai Sae-Loo, Bangkok Post, Wednesday, August 1, 2012)

July, 2012

Topless in NYC: One woman's crusade to bare her breasts (Madeleine White, Toronto Globe and Mail, Monday, July 30, 2012)
(Nude) News of the world (Asia One, Sunday, July 29, 2012)
Scotland laid bare in wake of ‘Rambler’ furore (Simon Houston, The Scottish Sun, Sunday, July 29, 2012)
Enjoy The Olympics The Old Fashioned Way: Naked (Tom Mulhall, Huffington Post, Friday, July 27, 2012)
Manly unclothed - a sunbather's dream (Peter Hopper, Manly Daily, Friday, July 27, 2012)
Clothing optional resort generates controversy (Mark Waite, Pahrump Valley Times, Wednesday, July 25, 2012)
Bt500 fine for topless painter (video) (Bangkok Post, Wednesday, July 25, 2012)
Naked rambler accused of being nude near children's play area (Damien Fletche, Mirror, Tuesday, July 24, 2012)
Court appearance for Naked Rambler (Edinburgh Herald, Tuesday, July 24, 2012)
Our pioneer nudist: naked ambition in the face of prudery (John Morcombe, Manly Daily, Tuesday, July 24, 2012)
How would Naked Rambler fare around the world? (Matt Bendoris, The Sun, Tuesday, July 24, 2012)
Naked rambler appears nude in court as he is accused of walking past a children's play area without any clothes on (Sara Malm, Daily Mail, Monday, July 23, 2012)
Huntsville clown rallies for women to go topless in Asheville (Nick Lough, WAFF 48 News, Monday, July 23, 2012)
Travel, Get Naked And Start Living Life (Tom Mulhall, Huffington Post, Monday, July 23, 2012)
Meat & two veg for breakfast: Rambler walked in naked as my parents ate meal, says ex (Oliver Harvey, The Sun, Sunday, July 22, 2012)
Ex warns Naked Rambler to put clothes on or never see kids again Oliver Harvey, The Sun, Sunday, July 22, 2012)
A revealing afternoon with the Naked Rambler (Matthew Bell, The Independent, Sunday, July 22, 2012)
Jerry Brown appoints interim parks chief in wake of scandal (David Siders, Sacramento Bee, Friday, July 20, 2012)
State parks director resigns amid surplus scandal (Nanette Asimov, San Francisco Chronicle, Friday, July 20, 2012)
Ruth Coleman, California parks director, resigns amid budget irregularities (Paul Rogers, San Jose Mercury News, Friday, July 20, 2012)
Read Parks Director Ruth Coleman's resignation letter (Ruth Coleman, Sacramento Bee, Friday, July 20, 2012)
Jail easy to bare for nude rambler (Gordon Tait, The Sun, Friday, July 20, 2012)
Naked rambler is arrested three days since walking free (and with no clothes on) after six years in jail (Nick Enoch, Daily Mail, Friday, July 20, 2012)
The Naked Truth Behind Nudist Camp In Littleton (video) (Evrod Cassimy, CBS 4 Denver, Thursday, July 19, 2012)
The SFBG Has Two Totally Naked Men On Its Cover This Week [NSFW] (Katie J.M. Baker, Jezebel Guardian, Thursday, July 19, 2012)
Should Canada have more official clothing-optional beaches? (CBC, Thursday, July 19, 2012)
Dicks on the cover (Tim Redmond, San Francisco Bay Guardian, Wednesday, July 18, 2012)
Bay Guardian Answers SF Weekly's Call For More Naked Man Parts [NSFW] (Andrew Dalton, SFist, Wednesday, July 18, 2012)
Nudists staying cool in high temps (video) (Danielle Diacono, Oakland Daily Tribune, Wednesday, July 18, 2012)
Nudists feeling burned by Metro Vancouver's lack of official 'clothing-optional' beaches (Larry Pynn, Vancouver Sun, Wednesday, July 18, 2012)
Judge: Naked man at TSA screening protected by free speech (video) (KATU via KEPR, Wednesday, July 18, 2012)
Portland's airport stripper John Brennan convinces judge nudity was protest against TSA (Aimee Green, The Oregonian, Wednesday, July 18, 2012)
Northeast Portland man who stripped naked at airport is acquitted of indecent exposure charge (Aimee Green, The Oregonian, Wednesday, July 18, 2012)
Judge: Man who stripped nude at airport not guilty (Nigel Duara, Associated Press via San Francisco Chronicle, Wednesday, July 18, 2012)
Naked rambler released from jail after six years as police change stance (Gordon Currie, Daily Record, Wednesday, July 18, 2012)
Nude Beaches 2012 (Gary Hanauer, San Francisco Bay Guardian, Tuesday, July 17, 2012)
Nudist summer relaxation (video) (Tamara Damante, KESQ 3, Palm Springs, Tuesday, July 17, 2012)
Nude cruising. Not just for daring Europeans anymore (Iva Roze Skoch, Global Post, Tuesday, July 17, 2012)
Buns on the run at BC's nudist Wreck Beach (Michael Mui, QMI agency via Sun News, Monday, July 16, 2012)
Carefree forced to defend 'vagina' ad (video) (Alys Francis, NineMSN, Monday, July 16, 2012)
Odd person out in nude crowd (Rob O'Flanagan, Guelph Mercury, Friday, July 13, 2012)
Is Wisconsin's Nudist Beach In Jeopardy? (Jessica Festa, Gadling, Friday, July 13, 2012)
From The KOTV Vault: Dispatches From Sun Meadow Nudist Club, 1992-1994 (video) (Rick Wells, KOTV 6 Tulsa OK, Friday, July 13, 2012)
Ailing Florida hotel reopens as clothing-optional resort (Rick Neale, USA Today, Friday, July 13, 2012)
Nudist Resort Sees Boost In Business As Temperatures Rise (video) (Tony Lopez, KOVR CBS 13 Sacramento, Thursday, July 12, 2012)
Website protests Asheville topless rally (Romando Dixson, Citizen-Times, Thursday, July 12, 2012)
Wisconsin nudist hot spot hit by sex and drugs offences (Aaron Clements-Hunt, The Telegraph, Thursday, July 12, 2012)
Mazo Beach And The Case For More Nude Beaches in America (Tom Mulhall, Huffington Post, Wednesday, July 11, 2012)
Does Minneapolis Need Nude, Late-Night Beach? (James Sanna, Southwest Minneapolis Patch, Wednesday, July 11, 2012)
Nudist Colony (Peace FM, Wednesday, July 11, 2012)
Exposing The Naked Body (audio) (Colin McEnroe, WNPR National Public Radio, Tuesday, July 10, 2012)
Let your body be the canvas at painting event (Christina Corrales-Toy, Issaquah Press, Tuesday, July 10, 2012)
Celebrate Nude Recreation Week And Beat The Heat (Levi Murphy, The Inquisitr, Tuesday, July 10, 2012)
Taking a walk on the wild side (Paul Barker, National Post, Monday, July 9, 2012)
Letter: Nudist resorts don't have negative impact (Steven Skelley, Florida Today, Monday, July 9, 2012)
On the Beach, in the Buff. In Wisconsin? (Steven Yaccino, New York Times, Monday, July 9, 2012)
Icelander Wins Roskilde Nude Run (Iceland Review, Monday, July 9, 2012)
Beat The Summer Heat: How To Celebrate Nude Recreation Week, July 9-15 (Tom Mulhall, Huffington Post, Monday, July 9, 2012)
Iraq's artists lament decline in cultural life (Aseel Kami, Reuters, Monday, July 9, 2012)
Father showers with his 6 year old son (audio) (Mojo in the Morning, Sunday, July 8, 2012)
People Rode Their Bikes Naked Through Boston Last Night (images) (Lisa DeCanio, BostInno, Sunday, July 8, 2012)
Stripped down music festival a first for Canada (Rob O'Flanagan, Guelph Mercury via The Hamilton Spectator, Sunday, July 8, 2012)
Topless Activist Taken For Mental Evaluation After Topless Protest At Hooters (Ben Yakas, Gothamist, Sunday, July 8, 2012)
Sexting Shocker: 28 Percent Of Teens Sending Fully Nude Pictures Of Themselves (Nathan Francis, Inquisitr, Saturday, July 7, 2012)
Nudist resort is bringing in business (video) (Nicole Peseky, WKMG-TV Local 6 Orlando, Friday, July 6, 2012)
Nudism move a natural for Fawlty Towers (video) (Rick Neale, Florida Today, Thursday, July 5, 2012)
Topless rally planned for downtown Asheville (John Boyle, Asheville Citizen-Times, Thursday, July 5, 2012)
New Video: Zak Waters, 'Skinny Dipping In The Deep End' (David Greenwald, MTV Buzzworthy Blog, Monday, July 2, 2012)
Nudist Resort is a Place to Cool Off (Bethlehem Patch, Monday, July 2, 2012)
Neighborhood Watch Asks City to Ban "Grotesque" Naked Bike Ride (Valerie Chen, LAist, Sunday, July 1, 2012)
Rockaway residents rally to replace fence around nude beach (Vera Chinese and Erin Durkin, New York Daily News, Sunday, July 1, 2012)
Too Hot? No Cooler Time To Honor The Steve Jobs of A.C. (Mark Stencel, NPR All Things Considered, Sunday, July 1, 2012)

June, 2012

South County Nudists Start $2 Campaign (Lauren Gurley, Santa Barbara Independent, Saturday, June 30, 2012)
Shame on you, Seattle Parks and Recreation (Judith Fredrich, Seattle Times, Friday, June 29, 2012)
Growing demand for naturism promises profitability (Carrie-Marie Bratley, The Portugal News, Thursday, June 28, 2012)
TV's Hotel Inspector visits Birmingham nudist hotel Clover Spa (Mary Griffin, Birmingham Mail, Thursday, June 28, 2012)
How One Night Of Skinny Dipping Changed Our Lives Forever (Tom Mulhall, Huffington Post, Thursday, June 28, 2012)
Day 23 on the Trans-Canada: Pitstop at the naturist campground (Mark Richardson, Macleans, Wednesday, June 27, 2012)
Cedar Trails Nudist Retreat to host annual Nudelywed Game on June 30 (Tina Kaufmann, WEWS 5 ABC Cleveland OH, Tuesday, June 26, 2012)
Swimming comfortably is not a right and What's next? (Pam Schmoll and Brian Conkle, The Seattle Times, Tuesday, June 26, 2012)
Grocery Shopping in the Nude (video, with nasty commentary) (Maycie, Right This Minute, Monday, June 25, 2012)
Volunteers strip naked for Spencer Tunick's 'Ring' cycle project (David Ng, Los Angeles Times, Monday, June 25, 2012)
The naked ring: Wagner as viewed by Tunick (photos) (RT (Russia Today), Monday, June 25, 2012)
Art of the Life Model (Lynn Schmidt, Lancaster New Era, Sunday, June 24, 2012)
Naked Shoppers Swarm Supermarket (Elizabeth Licata, The Daily Meal, Sunday, June 24, 2012)
Over 1,700 men and women strip naked in square in Germany.. and not a sun lounger in sight (Martin Newman, Mirror, Saturday, June 23, 2012)
Jodi Jaecks wins right to swim topless (Mark Wilson & Pam Durant, Seattle Times, Saturday, June 23, 2012)
Supermarket Offers Free Groceries to First 100 Naked Shoppers (video) (Neetzan Zimmerman, Gawker, Friday, June 22, 2012)
Nude cyclists take to the streets (Winnipeg Free Press, Friday, June 22, 2012)
Police: Nude woman in wheelchair arrested (Kokomo Tribune, Friday, June 22, 2012)
Sun Shines for 'Nudestock,' Sky Farm's 80th Year (Linda Sadlouskos, Mendham-Chester Patch, Friday, June 22, 2012)
Marvão Mayor welcomes country's first nudist campsite (The Portugal news, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
Getting naked is the secret to beating the heat, says Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park owner (Tim Alamenciak, Toronto Star, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
Beat the heat at a nudist camp (photos) (Steve Russell, Toronto Star, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
FCC fines for nudity and profanity thrown out by Supreme Court: How much should TV be censored? (Carina Adly MacKenzie, Zap 2 It, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
Cancer survivor fights to swim topless (video) (KOMO via CNN, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
Breast cancer survivor can now swim topless in Seattle's public pools (Diane Mapes, MSNBC, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
Breast cancer survivor told she can swim topless in Seattle pool (video) (Amy Moreno, KING 5 News Seattle, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
Parks chief apologizes to cancer survivor who wants to swim topless (Alexa Vaughn, Seattle Times, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
Breast cancer survivor wins battle to swim topless in public pool (Rick Chandler, NBC Sports, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
City Will Consider "Wholesale Change" to Pool Policy (Cienna Madrid, The Stranger, Thursday, June 21, 2012)
Cover Up: Seattle Officials Reconsider Ban on Topless Breast Cancer Survivors in Swimming Pools (Cienna Madrid, The Stranger, Tuesday, June 19, 2012)
World Naked Bike Ride 2012 in Portland (links) (Oregon Live, Tuesday, June 19, 2012)
Nude Artist's Model Zoe West Files Suit Against New York City For Violating Civil Rights (video) (Huffington Post, Tuesday, June 19, 2012)
NYPD body ‘suit’: Gal bares legal case (Bruce Golding, New York Post, Tuesday, June 19, 2012)
Nude painted model frisked (Dareh Gregorian, New York Post, Tuesday, June 19, 2012)
History Unveiled: Pasco Nudism Begins With One Man (Lee Gregory, Land O Lakes Patch, Monday, June 18, 2012)
Supermarket scores with nudist gimmick (The Local, Sunday, June 17, 2012)
Naked bike riders swarm city streets (video) (, KPTV Fox 12 Portland, Sunday, June 17, 2012)
Rockaway residents fume over loss of Riis Park fence (Lisa L. Colangelo, New York Daily News, Sunday, June 17, 2012)
Row as families can now see nudists on adults-only Rockaway beach after city refuses to rebuild fence (Daily Mail, Sunday, June 17, 2012)
Kansas nudists battle critics and stereotypes (Brittany Stevens, UPI, Sunday, June 17, 2012)
Topless Women to Visit Venice Beach Again! (Bret, Yo Venice, Sunday, June 17, 2012)
Madison, Wis.: Naked Bike Ride draws small, divided crowd (Judy Newman, The Wisconsin State Journa via Twin Cities Pioneer Press, Sunday, June 17, 2012)
World Naked Bike Ride - Los Angeles 2012 (NSFW) (LA Weekly, Sunday, June 17, 2012)
Cyclists bare it all in ride through Downtown L.A. (Rick Rojas, Los Angeles Times, Saturday, June 16, 2012)
Photos: World Naked Bike Ride Rolls Through Town (NSFW) (Emma G. Gallegos & Watchara, LAist, Saturday, June 16, 2012)
'Booty bikers' provoke admiration, disgust at Madison's Naked Bike Ride (Wisconsin State Journal via LaCrosse Tribune, Saturday, June 16, 2012)
World Naked Bike Ride: Toronto cyclists bare down (Antonia Zerbisias, Toronto Star, Saturday, June 16, 2012)
Naturist holiday in Spain, discretion guaranteed (video) (TV Spain, Saturday, June 16, 2012)
Nude beach Hanlan's Point is all that's good about Toronto (Shawn Micallef, Toronto Star, Thursday, June 14, 2012)
Biking naked isn't just a Seattle thing, but... (Amy Rolph, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday, June 14, 2012)
Naked bike rides around the world (Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday, June 14, 2012)
Motive for nude protests cloaked in mystery (Naomi Lakritz, The Province, Thursday, June 14, 2012)
Round Rock police search for naked man (KXAN NBC Austin, Wednesday, July 13, 2012)
We're Going Streaking! Resort Hosts ‘Clothing Optional’ 5K Run (WWJ CBS 62 Detroit, Wednesday, July 13, 2012)
Auburn nude beach offers rafters extra glimpse of nature (video) (Dave Marquis, KXTV News 10 Sacramento, Wednesday, July 13, 2012)
New American River Raft Route Takes Travelers Past Nude Beach (video) (Ben Sosenko, CBS 13 Sacramento, Tuesday, July 12, 2012)
New Zealand's Award-Winning Nudist Resort Now On Sale (Jessica Festa, Gadling, Tuesday, July 12, 2012)
Online petition to remove nude statues from Plaza (KSHB 41 Action News, Tuesday, July 12, 2012)
World Naked Bike Ride In San Francisco: Naked Bicyclists Advocate Green Living (NSFW Photos) (Sarah Medina, Huffington Post, Monday, June 11, 2012)
Vote for me: Nudist for Sydney Town Hall (Kye Mackey, Sydney Central, Monday, June 11, 2012)
Nudist cruises gaining in popularity (Adrian Traylor, Imperfect Parent, Monday, June 11, 2012)
Naturist park up for grabs (Corrie Taylor, Sun Live, Monday, June 11, 2012)
Buyer with naked ambition wanted (Sam Boyer, Bay of Plenty Times, Monday, June 11, 2012)
Shas MK proposes bill outlawing public nudity (Jonathan Lis, Haaretz, Sunday, June 10, 2012)
Why I have 'tude about being nude (Katrina Onstad, Toronto Globe and Mail, Saturday, June 9, 2012)
Naked cyclists in Montreal promote environment (Montreal Gazette, Saturday, June 9, 2012)
Montreal naked protesters clash with police – and Grand Prix fans get front-row seat (Michelle Lalonde, National Post, Friday, June 8, 2012)
Naked Montreal protesters fail to slow the pace as Canadian GP practice begins (National Post, Friday, June 8, 2012)
Naked protesters flood Quebec streets before start of Montreal F1 Grand Prix (National Post, Friday, June 8, 2012)
‘World Naked Bike Ride’ in San Francisco (, San Francisco Chronicle, Friday, June 8, 2012)
'Nakations' offer a respite from clothes and stress (Cynthia Johnston, Reuters, Friday, June 8, 2012)
World Naked Bike Ride (Mark Fagan, Austin Chronicle, Friday, June 8, 2012)
... the bottom line (, This is Cornwall, Thursday, June 7, 2012)
Sri Lankan government denies plans to set up a nudist beach in the country (Colombo Page, Thursday, June 7, 2012)
Candor Town Talk: Former nudist camp becomes family campground (Anne O. Stout, Ithaca Journal, Thursday, June 7, 2012)
Help Me Howard - Topless on the Beach (Patrick Fraser, WSVN 7 News Miami, Wednesday, June 6, 2012)
Top five: Naked, naturalist and nudist holiday ideas (TNT Magazine, Wednesday, June 6, 2012)
Cardiff naked bike ride to include parks on route (BBC, Wednesday, June 6, 2012)
The Outdoor Co-ed Topless Pulp Fiction Appreciation Society [NSFW] (Bowery Boogie, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 )
Oakwood Sun Club, Romford, celebrates Jubilee with naturist open-day (Ramzy Alwakeel, Romford Recorder, UK, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 )
'Nudestock 2012' to be Held in Basking Ridge (Linda Sadlouskos, Warren Patch, NJ, Tuesday, June 5, 2012)
Group starts petition to remove topless statue from OP arboretum (video) (Maria Antonia, KMBC-TV 9 Kansas City, Tuesday, June 5, 2012)
Cyclists bare all for York World Naked Bike Ride (York Press, Monday, June 4, 2012)
Week in Review: Reporters' notebook: Henry Brean (Las Vegas Review-Journal, Sunday, June 3, 2012)
Nude bike event to promote green energy (Wang Zhenghua, China Daily via Asia One, Sunday, June 3, 2012)
The naked truth about nude hiking (Mark Taylor, Newbury Weekly News, Friday, June 1, 2012)
Naked hiker spotted in Hampstead Norreys (Mark Taylor, Newbury Weekly News, Friday, June 1, 2012)
Sculpture incites debate: Is it art or obscenity? (Eric Adler, The Kansas City Star, Friday, June 1, 2012)
Nude photo exhibition banned, again (Trinh Nguyen, Thanh Nien Daily News, Friday, June 1, 2012)

May, 2012

Anger as nudist resort bans children (Daily Mail, Thursday, May 31, 2012)
Clothing-optional hike among National Trails Day outings (Rich Landers, The Spokesman-Review, Thursday, May 31, 2012)
The etiquette of networking in the nude (Michael Stothard, Financial Times via Toronto Globe & Mail, Thursday, May 31, 2012)
A naked grab for money? (Ashley Powers, Los Angeles Times, Wednesday, May 30, 2012)
Report: York woman walks in road topless (Jonathan McFadden, The Herald, Rock Hill SC, Wednesday, May 30, 2012)
Essex naturist camp keen for more exposure on its 50th birthday (Brentwood Gazette via This is Total Essex, Wednesday, May 30, 2012)
Going nude pays dividends for Swedish backpackers (Cairns Post via The Telegraph, Tuesday, May 29, 2012)
U-T: Zoro Gardens: A Nudist Colony In Balboa Park (KGTV 10 News San Diego, Monday, May 28, 2012)
Brighton Naked Bike Ride returns with nude triathlon (Bike Radar, Monday, May 28, 2012)
York's naked bike ride pedals into its seventh year (The Guardian, Friday, May 25, 2012)
Lowe's store, nudist colony hit by robber, say Fla. cops (Barry Leibowitz, CBS News, Friday, May 25, 2012)
Alison Brie Attended A Nudist College (video) (Josh Simpson, Team Coco, Friday, May 25, 2012)
Alison Brie Addresses Her Nudist College Experience on Conan O'Brien's Show (video) (The Hollywood Reporter, Friday, May 25, 2012)
Annie: Unwelcome 'naked mommy pictures are an annoyance (Biloxi Sun-Herald, Thursday, May 24, 2012)
Disney, Universal ads appear next to sex links (Walter Pacheco, Orlando Sentinel, Thursday, May 24, 2012)
New Kickstarter Campaign Uses Photos Of Boobs To Raise Topless Awareness (Jen Carlson, Gothamist, Thursday, May 24, 2012)
A Kickstarter Campaign for People Who Like Looking at Boobs (Dan Amira, New York Magazine, Thursday, May 24, 2012)
Haulover Beach Park users upset over planned boat facility (Lidia Dinkova, Miami Herald, Wednesday, May 23, 2012)
Jacumba Trusts the Naked Guy (Siobhan Braun, San Diego Reader, Wednesday, May 23, 2012)
[UPDATE]: Nude Resort in Palm Springs Sues in OC to Protect No-Kids Policy (R. Scott Moxley, OC Weekly, Tuesday, May 22, 2012)
Naked Kiwi makes waves on the Sunshine Coast (Kieran Campbell, New Zealand Herald, Tuesday, May 22, 2012)
Chippewa Falls man arrested after report of a nude walk (Chippewa Herald, Monday, May 21, 2012)
Nudist Park participates in National Trail Days (The Snohomish Times, Monday, May 21, 2012)
2012 Zazzle Bay to Breakers Coverage on KRON 4 (video) (KRON 4 San Francisco, Sunday, May 20, 2012)
A NSFW Interview With The East Village Topless Lady (video) (Ben Yakas & Joey Boots, Gothamist, Sunday, May 20, 2012)
Chest another day in NYC (Candice M. Giove, New York Post, Sunday, May 20, 2012)
Naked Woman Asks for Time and May Get 90 Days (J. Wolffe, Lez Get Real, Sunday, May 20, 2012)
Nakation Nation: Nudist Resorts And Beaches Solve Airline Baggage Fee Woes (Laurel Miller, Gadling, Sunday, May 20, 2012)
101st Bay to Breakers: Sun, fun and even a few fast runners (Peter Hartlaub, San Francisco Chronicle, Sunday, May 20, 2012)
Women perform nude worship near Tumku (The Times of India, Sunday, May 20, 2012)
Hikers report naked runner (The Aspen Times, Aspen CO, Saturday, May 19, 2012)
Nude surfer Marama Kake makes waves on Sunshine Coast with environmental message (Peter Hall, The Courier-Mail, Saturday, May 19, 2012)
Where'd we put the compass? (The Nose, The News-Tribune, Tacoma WA, Friday, May 18, 2012)
East Village Topless Woman Says She Gets "Support" From Onlookers (Jen Chung, Gothamist, Friday, May 18, 2012)
Birthday suits at the ready for Mildenhall Naturist Swimming Club (Newmarket Journal, Friday, May 18, 2012)
Naked Before the Camera (New Yorker, Friday, May 18, 2012)
The Art And Science Of Going Nude (Barbara J King, National Public Radio (NPR), Thursday, May 17, 2012)
Smackdown: Tampa Bay area boasts sandy shores, surrealism (Alice Feigel, CNN, Thursday, May 17, 2012)
Cocoa Beach nudist motel's health standards probed (video) (Nick VinZant, WKMG Local 6 Orlando, Thursday, May 17, 2012)
Police Probe Sexting Case At Chartiers Valley (John Shumway, KDKA 2 CBS Pittsburgh, Wednesday, May 16, 2012)
Nude Beaches: Which Country's Citizens Are Most Likely To Sunbathe Nude? (photos) (Huffington Post, Wednesday, May 16, 2012)
Woman, 49, arrested after strolling through lumber store... in the nude (video) (Daily Mail, Wednesday, May 16, 2012)
Few words, lots of surprise — and no clothes (Lauren Stanforth, Times-Union, Albany NY, Wednesday, May 16, 2012)
Washington nudist park plans naked hike for National Trails Day (Craig Hill, The News Tribune, Tacoma WA, Wednesday, May 16, 2012)
Garfield County Sheriff Clarifies Stance On Naked Trail Runners: Still Illegal, But No Reason Not To Go Hiking (video) (Huffington Post, Wednesday, May 16, 2012)
Man found guilty of being nude, resisting police near Stinson Beach (Mark Prado, Marin Independent Journal, Tuesday, May 15, 2012)
Kissimmee 5K participants to run in the nude (WKMG 6 Orlando, Tuesday, May 15, 2012)
Naked crime fighter (Kristy Martin, Fraser Coast Chronicle, Tuesday, May 15, 2012)
Bare bride or beer bride - what's the difference? (Rob Mitchell, Taranaki Daily News , Tuesday, May 15, 2012)
Bare all at a Las Vegas convention on naked vacations (Kitty Bean Yancey, USA Today, Tuesday, May 15, 2012)
Nudist Expo 2012: Naturists Gear Up For Las Vegas 'Nakationer' Convention (Tara Kelly, Huffington Post, Tuesday, May 15, 2012)
Nude vacationing? There's a convention (and a name!) for that (Amy Bertrand, St Louis Post-Dispatch, Monday, May 14, 2012)
Naturist History Unveiled (Lee Gregory, Land O Lakes Patch, Monday, May 14, 2012)
Paraglider dies after crashing into cliff above nude beach (Philip Caulfield, New York Daily News, Sunday, May 13, 2012)
Tourist dies while paragliding over 'nude beach' and crashing into a cliff (Nina Golgowski, Daily Mail, Sunday, May 13, 2012)
Woman killed in paragliding accident in San Diego (Tony Perry, Los Angeles Times, Saturday, May 12, 2012)
Germany united by nudity, divided by attitude (Stephen Evans, BBC News, Saturday, May 12, 2012)
Time magazine breastfeeding cover makes big fuss over a little bosom (Heather Mallick, Toronto Star, Friday, May 11, 2012)
Artists explore human form in diverse media (video) (Geralda Miller, Reno Gazette-Journal, Friday, May 11, 2012)
Getting Naked to Change the World (Dialika Neufeld, Der Spiegel, Friday, May 11, 2012)
Arlington man accused of nude sunbathing at park (Eric Stevick, Everett Herald, Friday, May 11, 2012)
The Naked Truth: Owner of White Tail Park speaks out about postal workers' complaints (Doris Taylor, WTKR TV 3 News, Friday, May 11, 2012)
Postal workers protesting delivery to nudist camp (video) (Nick Emmons, KDVR Fox 31 Denver, Friday, May 11, 2012)
First Person Singular: Susan Weaver, 61, Annandale, president of the American Association for Nude Recreation (Amanda Long, Washington Post, Friday, May 11, 2012)
West Marin nudist on trial over clash with park ranger (Gary Klien, Marin Independent Journal, Friday, May 11, 2012)
Tossing aside our morals: rebuff (Bruce Searle, Coast Reporter, Friday, May 11, 2012)
I've Been Asked To Tour NYC With Topless Women! Should I Go? (Michael Musto, Village Voice, Friday, May 11, 2012)
Junk Mail: Naked customers put off postal workers (video) (Barbara Ciara, WTKR NewsChannel 3, Thursday, May 10, 2012)
Bellevance gets 30 years for topless coffee shop arson (video) (Chris Rose, WCSH-TV 6 Portland ME, Thursday, May 10, 2012)
'Eurobird' campaign to lure European nudists to Pasco resorts (Lee Logan, Tampa Bay Times, Thursday, May 10, 2012)
This Nude Unicyclist Was Arrested Trying To Cross A Bridge (Matt Hardigree, Jalopnik, Thursday, May 10, 2012)
Joseph Glynn Farley, Naked Unicyclist, Charged For Distracting Drivers (video) (Carissa Loethen, Huffington Post, Thursday, May 10, 2012)
Police arrest naked man riding unicycle (video) (Robert Stanton, Houston Chronicle, Thursday, May 10, 2012)
Naked unicyclist puts Kemah in national spotlight (video) (Ryan Korsgard, KPRC-TV 2 Houston, Thursday, May 10, 2012)
Police Arrest Naked Man Riding Unicycle Over Texas Bridge (video) (The Smoking Gun, Thursday, May 10, 2012)
Police arrest naked man riding unicycle (KSAT-TV 12 San Antonio, Wednesday, May 9, 2012)
Naked tourists are big business in Florida (video) (Peter Linton Smith, Fox 13 News, Wednesday, May 9, 2012)
Is ‘Naked Therapy’ Art or Commerce? (Noreen Malone, New York Magazine, Wednesday, May 9, 2012)
'Naked Therapist' Sarah White Booted from West Chelsea Art Festival (video) (Mathew Katz, Huffington Post, Wednesday, May 9, 2012)
Art-house flick hosts 'clothing-optional' screenings (Whitney Matheson, USA Today, Wednesday, May 9, 2012)
Suwannee nudist resort celebrates grand opening (Chad Smith, The Gainesville Sun, Wednesday, May 9, 2012)
Wanted: Naked Europeans (Tom Jackson, The Tampa Tribune, Wednesday, May 9, 2012)
Letter: Nudist resort won't hurt Cocoa Beach (Joe Master, Florida Today, Tuesday, May 8, 2012)
Durer, Met Nudes of Patti Smith, Hermaphrodite: Review (Lance Esplund, Bloomberg, Tuesday, May 8, 2012)
Naked Men Spotted on Local Trails (video) (Don Coleman, KJCT-TV 8 Grand Junction, Monday, May 7, 2012)
Online Dish: The Naked Truth...Growing up a Nudist (video) (Maggie Flecknoe, KIAH-TV 39 Houston, Monday, May 7, 2012)
Membership of Scotland's oldest naturist club is shrinking ... is it any wonder? (The Herald, Sunday, May 6, 2012)
Benefits of Oregon's constitution: the naked truth (David Sarasohn, The Oregonian, Saturday, May 5, 2012)
Hot, naked and pregnant (Megan Rubiner Zinn, Salon, Saturday, May 5, 2012)
Police to charge students who ran through library nude (Adam Lidgett, Penn State Collegian, Saturday, May 5, 2012)
Xtreme Parents: Growing Up Nudist (video) (John Berman, ABC News 20/20, Friday, May 4, 2012)
Two of Meech Lake five in court (Bradley Turcotte, Xtra!, Ottawa, Friday, May 4, 2012)
Controversial nude statue in Tempe vandalized (Jennifer Thomas, AZ Family, Friday, May 4, 2012)
City Commissioners Oppose Cocoa Beach Nude Motel (Brevard Times, Friday, May 4, 2012)
Some in Cocoa Beach hope nudism doesn't spread (video) (Rick Neale, Florida Today, Friday, May 4, 2012)
ABC's 20/20 Presents 'Extreme Parenting' Tonight, 5/4 (Broadway World, Friday, May 4, 2012)
Growing Up Nudist: A Naked Childhood (Joseph Diaz, ABC News, Thursday, May 3, 2012)
Meet the nine-year-old nudist who says he loves everything about being naked... except the mosquitoes (Victoria Wellman, Daily Mail, Thursday, May 3, 2012)
Surrey nudists are united for clothing-free beach (Don Pitcairn, Georgia Straight, Thursday, May 3, 2012)
Naked men being sighted in woods near Carbondale (Dennis Webb, The Daily Sentinel, Thursday, May 3, 2012)
Commissioners question Brevard Co. nudist resort (video) (Patrick Santomauro, WKMG 6 Orlando, Thursday, May 3, 2012)
Cocoa Beach nudist resort booked solid (WFTV 9, Thursday, May 3, 2012)
Naked airport guy: ‘I didn’t do anything wrong’ (video) (Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday, May 3, 2012)
Man who stripped naked to protest TSA screening wants a trial (video) (Jeff Black, MSNBC, Wednesday, May 2, 2012)
Man who stripped naked at Portland International Airport digs in for a fight -- plans to go to trial next month (Aimee Green, The Oregonian, Wednesday, May 2, 2012)
Daydreaming of nudist beaches whilst driving? BMW has the answer. (video) (Cars UK, Wednesday, May 2, 2012)
Amusing 'BMW Head' Commerical Promotes LDWS (video) (Andrei Nedelea, AutoEvolution, Wednesday, May 2, 2012)
Report: Tree Worker's Death at Nudist Club Accidental (Linda Sadlouskos, Basking Ridge Patch, Wednesday, May 2, 2012)
Florida Motel ‘Fawlty Towers’ Goes All-Nude To Save Itself (Chris Greenhough, Huffington Post, Wednesday, May 2, 2012)
From Jabba the Hutt to shipping disasters — the inspiration for Turner Prize art (Nick Clark, The Independent, Wednesday, May 2, 2012)
I'm SpARTacus: Nudist artist who took on name of Roman slave leader is up for Turner Prize (Andrew Gregory, Mirror, Tuesday, May 1, 2012)
Nudist Artist Spartacus on U.K. Turner Prize Shortlist (Farah Nayeri, Bloomverg, Tuesday, May 1, 2012)
Naked TSA protester: My job is to protect my rights (video) (Kristen Drew, KXTV News 10, Tuesday, May 1, 2012)
Clothing optional resort opens up in Cocoa Beach (Greg Pallone, 13 News, Tuesday, May 1, 2012)
New Tour at Museum Reveals All (Mark Whittaker, New Yorker, Tuesday, May 1, 2012)

April, 2012

Cocoa Beach Commission discusses nudist resort this week (video) (Florida Today, Monday, April 30, 2012)
How to Save Florida's Economy: Make Everything a Nudist Colony! (Kyle Munzenrieder, Miami New Times, Monday, April 30, 2012)
FL Motel Goes All-Nude to Boost Bottom Line (Andrew Chow, JD, Reuters, Monday, April 30, 2012)
Residents draw line in the sand on nudity (Tony Wall, Stuff, Sunday, April 29, 2012)
Portfolio: Laura Pannack (Adam Jacques, The Independent, Sunday, April 29, 2012)
Dare to go bare: naturist idyll's desperate quest for raw recruits (, Scotsman, Sunday, April 29, 2012)
Naked Tempe statue causes controversy (David Baker, AZ Family, Saturday, April 28, 2012)
Quake gives I.E. residents a morning shake, but no damage reported (Joe Smilor and Rick Sforza, The Sun, Saturday, April 28, 2012)
Motel Uses Nudity to Survive (David Anicetti, Zolmax News, Saturday, April 28, 2012)
Cocoa Beach motel hopes nudism pays off (Susanne Cervenka, Florida Today, Friday, April 27, 2012)
Tossing aside our morals? (Keith Wallace, Coast Reporter, Friday, April 27, 2012)
Nudist fightback, building collisions (Peter Fowler, New Zealand Herald, Friday, April 27, 2012)
Worker killed by tree limb at nudist camp was 25- year-old man from Frenchtown (Sergio Bichao, My Central Jersey, Friday, April 27, 2012)
Falling tree branch kills man at New Jersey nudist camp (but he was fully dressed with safety gear and hard hat) (Helen Pow, Daily Mail, Thursday, April 26, 2012)
Artist covers nude statue with dollar bill bikini (video) (Rebecca Thomas, KNXV ABC 15, Thursday, April 26, 2012)
Nudists upset beach residents (Kiri Gillespie, Bay of Plenty Times, Thursday, April 26, 2012)
Nudist activity upsets residents (Letitia Atkinson, Sun Live, Thursday, April 26, 2012)
Going au naturel is the business in South Africa (Justine Gerardy, AFP via Mature Mother Network, Wednesday, April 25, 2012)
Nude Davis County hiker let go after slap on the ... (cott Schwebke, Standard-Examiner, Wednesday, April 25, 2012)
Naked hiker spotted in Farmington (Jessica Miller, The Salt Lake Tribune, Wednesday, April 25, 2012)
Cocoa Beach Resort To Turn Clothing Optional (Brevard Times, Wednesday, April 25, 2012)
Cocoa Beach resort going clothing optional; some locals can't bear the thought (video) (Tim Barber, WFTV Channel 9, Wednesday, April 25, 2012)
Falling limb kills tree-removal worker at Bernards nudist club (Sergio Bichao, My Central Jersey, Wednesday, April 25, 2012)
Public Nudity: Have our rights been alienated? (William de Cárdenas, The Colonel, Roosevelt High School, Kent OH, Thursday, April 24, 2012)
Muslims can't tolerate culture of vulgarity: JI (Pakistan Observer, Tuesday, April 24, 2012)
Get a room! Hookups spur crackdown at Wisconsin nude beach (video) (Todd Richmond, Associated Press via USA Today, Friday, April 20, 2012)
Executive profile: James “Jim” Smock (Victor Ocasio, Orlando Business Journal, Friday, April 20, 2012)
Wisconsin Nude Beach Has Sex Problem (Colleen Curry, ABC Good Morning America, Friday, April 20, 2012)
Nude models, despite initial awkwardness, essential to artist development (Daniel Wheaton, Daily Nebraskan, Friday, April 20, 2012)
Stripping naked at airport was the 'right thing to do,' man says (video) (Joe English, KPIC, Wednesday, April 18, 2012)
Worker who stripped down at airport says he was 'nude but not lewd' (video) (Natalie Brand, Fox 12, Wednesday, April 18, 2012)
Wisconsin Cracks Down On Public Sex At Nude Beach (CBS Chicago, Wednesday, April 18, 2012)
Wisconsin cracks down on sex, drugs at nude beach (Todd Richmond, Associated Press via Boston Globe, Tuesday, April 17, 2012)
Get a room! Authorities crackdown on sex and drugs on nudist beach (video) (Associated Press via Daily Mail, Tuesday, April 17, 2012)
Japanese island man lives as naked hermit (Ruairidh Villar, Reuters, Tuesday, April 17, 2012)
Nudists Cause Controversy On Welsh Beach (Sean McLachlan, Gadling, Tuesday, April 17, 2012)
Bare in the Bay Area (Erika Maldonado, Golden Gate Xpress Magazine, Monday, April 16, 2012)
ABC Reality Naturism Beaches Show Calls For Public Votes (Andrew Braithwaite, Empowered News, Monday, April 16, 2012)
Pasco tourism officials warm up to naturists (Laura Kinsler, Tampa Tribune, Sunday, April 15, 2012)
Naturists blast bare-faced cheek of beach row anti-nudist campaigners (Rachael Misstear, Wales Online, Sunday, April 15, 2012)
Nudists on Cefn Sidan beach could be prosecuted, says Carmarthenshire council (, BBC News, Sunday, April 15, 2012)
Arizona man feuds with neighbors over statue of obese naked woman,(video) (Philip Caulfield, KNXV ABC 15 Phoenix via New York Daily News, )
Stretch of Northern California coast to be permanently protected (Tony Barboza, Los Angeles Times, Saturday, April 14, 2012)
Braintree district: The bare facts about naturism (Halstead Gazette, Thursday, April 12, 2012)
China censors Titanic 3D nude scene (The West Australian, Thursday, April 12, 2012)
Fake male nudists target women on beach (The Sun, Thursday, April 12, 2012)
'Nudists' target lone women at Cefn Sidan beach, Carmarthenshire (Robert Dalling, South Wales Evening Post, Wednesday, April 11, 2012)
Naked woman questioned at Denver International Airport (Harriet Baskas, MSNBC, Wednesday, April 11, 2012)
Exhibition: The naked and the nude (Mimi Fronczak Rogers, The Prague Post, Wednesday, April 11, 2012)
Banning children from a nudist resort is prudent (Editorial, The Desert Sun, Wednesday, April 11, 2012)
Fashion Show at Caliente Supports Breast Cancer Research, Services (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Tuesday, April 10, 2012)
Nude maid service not sexual, owner says (Logan G. Carver, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, Tuesday, April 10, 2012)
Nude maid service may be against the law (video) (Christie Post, KCBD 11 NBC Lubbock, Monday, April 9, 2012)
‘Naked Before the Camera’: Nudes at the Metropolitan Museum (Photos) (, The Daily Beast, Sunday, April 8, 2012)
Don't try this at home -- or elsewhere! (Anthony Hall, United Press International , Sunday, April 8, 2012)
Downtown Dayton residents still waiting for a grocery store (Mark Fisher, Dayton Daily News, Saturday, April 7, 2012 )
No-one should be shy about their body, says BGT's naked violist (Daily Mail, Saturday, April 7, 2012 )
Occupy: Protesters bare breasts for Hanford (Tri-City Herald, Friday, April 6, 2012)
Occupy Portland Protesters Go Topless to Get Word Out About Upcoming Hanford Protest (Matt Driscoll, Seattle Weekly, Friday, April 6, 2012)
The Boys are Back! Naked Boys Singing! Opens Off-Broadway (, Thursday, April 5, 2012)
Naturists claim Aston Villa streaker was wrongly charged as sex offender (Mike Lockley, Birmingham Mail, Thursday, April 5, 2012)
Nudists Show the Community They Mean Business (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Thursday, April 5, 2012)
Naked Ocean Beach Nighttime Swimmer Can't Find Clothes, Goes Home – Sets Off 2 Hour Rescue Search (Frank Gormlie, Ocean Beach Rag, Wednesday, April 4, 2012)
IMPD: Naked man declares 'opposite day' (WANE, Wednesday, April 4, 2012)
Rotorua nudists hope for a space of their own (Kristin Macfarlane, Daily Post via New Zealand Herald, Wednesday, April 4, 2012)
South Florida's Best Nude Beaches (CBS Miami, Tuesday, April 3, 2012)
From the archive, 2 April 1980: Naked as nature - if not weather - intended (Alan Rusbridger, Guardian, Monday, April 2, 2012)
Naked, With Children (Aviva Rubin, New York Times, Sunday, April 1, 2012)
Dells introduce adults-only, clothing-optional water park (On Milwaukee, Sunday, April 1, 2012)

March, 2012

Skinny dip or performance art? Jury will have to decide (Abby Simons, Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Saturday, March 31, 2012)
Naked Man Detained After Wreck (Shane Allen, NBC 5 DFW, Saturday, March 31, 2012)
Manhattan Woman Fights for Free Breasts and Equality (H. Scott English, The Inquisitr, Friday, March 30, 2012)
Nude Tours of the Museum of Contemporary Art on Offer (Kate Schneider,, Friday, March 30, 2012)
Utah streakers point to "American Pie" movie for naked inspiration (Barry Leibowitz, CBS News, Friday, March 30, 2012)
Utah teens' naked run inspired by 'American Pie' (Associated Press via Houston Chronicle, Thursday, March 29, 2012)
Australian museum holding naked art tours (David Ng, Los Angeles Times, Thursday, March 29, 2012)
Capturing the Body (Roberta Smith, New York Times, Thursday, March 29, 2012)
Nudist recognition call for Newborough beach, Anglesey (BBC News, Thursday, March 29, 2012)
Nudists want a beach close to Prince William and Kate Middleton's home (The Telegraph, Thursday, March 29, 2012)
William and Catherine's local beach to become nudist hotspot (Monsters and Critics, Thursday, March 29, 2012)
Nude Beach Near Prince William & Kate Middleton's Home? (photos) (Huffington Post, Thursday, March 29, 2012)
Is a Gay Company Endangering Gay Customers? (Paul Canning, Care2, Wednesday, March 28 2012)
Calls to make Anglesey beach a nudist site (Owen R Hughes, Daily Post, Wednesday, March 28 2012)
Jason Manford to star in nudist sitcom 'Naked House' for ITV1 (Morgan Jeffery, Digital Spy, Wednesday, March 28 2012)
Can a nudist resort's no-kids policy survive California's civil rights law? (Tim Kowal, The League of Ordinary Gentlemen, Wednesday, March 28 2012)
Nudist resort's no-kids rule the focus of lawsuit (Rebecca Walsh, The Desert Sun, Wednesday, March 28, 2012)
Owners Of SoCal Nudist Resort Forced To Defend ‘No Kids’ Policy In Court (CBS Local Los Angeles, Tuesday, March 27, 2012)
Palm Springs Nudist Resort Defends Policy Banning Children, Despite Claims of Discrimination (Joy Juedes, Temecula Valley News, Tuesday, March 27, 2012)
Nude charity golfers set record (Belfast Telegraph, Sunday, March 25, 2012)
Rihanna: Getting Naked Helped Boost My Confidence (Dahvi Shira, People, Sunday, March 25, 2012)
Sunday at La Perouse (Rosamund Burton, The Australian, Saturday, March 24, 2012)
The Naked Rambler: the man prepared to go to prison for nudity (Neil Forsyth, The Guardian, Friday, March 23, 2012)
Nude Resort in Palm Springs Sues in OC to Protect No-Kids Policy (R. Scott Moxley, Orange County Weekly, Friday, March 23, 2012)
Not quite nude (Denise Ellen Rizzo, Tracy Press , Friday, March 23, 2012)
Magners is Made in the Dark (video-commercial) (KC Ifeanyi, Co Create, Friday, March 23, 2012)
Tucson store covers up pregnant Simpson magazine cover (Dale Quinn, Arizona Daily Star, Friday, March 23, 2012)
Arizona Grocer Censors Jessica Simpson's Nude Pregnancy Cover (Mikaela Conley, ABC News, Thursday, March 22, 2012)
Journo's naked truth (Nigel Adlam, Northern Territory News, Thursday, March 22, 2012)
1920s-era hotel a mecca for nude sunbathers in Palm Springs (Nicolette Wenzell, My Desert, Wednesday, March 21, 2012)
4 years, 40 women over 40, for 40 photographs (video) (KIAH-TV Houston, Wednesday, March 21, 2012)
Swimsuits prohibited? Fine for some, but not for me (Wendy Victora, NW Florida Daily News, Saturday, March 17, 2012)
Male bonding! Naked yoga class for men (Joseph Tepper, NY Daily News, Thursday, March 15, 2012)
Nudist beach cop a 'poser' (Emma Page, Mosman Daily, Thursday, March 15, 2012)
Ellen Harvey: The Nudist Museum Gift Shop (Jane Dickson, ArtNet, Thursday, March 15, 2012)
Sir Paul McCartney passes the perfect gent test: Former Beatle maintains eye contact in chat with topless sunbather (Simon Neville, Daily Mail, Thursday, March 15, 2012)
Owner of Nudist Resort Buys Large Part of Jacumba (San Dieg 6, Wednesday, March 14, 2012)
Nudist Purchases East County Town (KGTV 10 News San Diego, Tuesday, March 13, 2012)
Would you bare it all for naked yoga? (Jenice Armstrong, Philadelphia Inquirer, Tuesday, March 13, 2012)
How a Brooklyn yoga studio hosts naked classes for men only (Victoria Wellman, Daily Mail, Tuesday, March 13, 2012)
Art gallery near school puts nude photos in window — again! (Lorena Mongelli, Jennifer Bain and Leonard Greene, New York Post, Tuesday, March 13, 2012)
Cyclists strip to campaign for more rights (video) (I Love Chile, Monday, March 12, 2012)
Do it in the nude: public pools offer naked swimming (Jyllands-Posten, Copenhagen Post, Monday, March 12, 2012)
Nude cyclists ride through streets of Lima to demand better safety (video) (Sky News via Herald Sun, Monday, March 12, 2012)
Naked bike ride turnout fails to reach double figures (Carly Gibbs, Bay of Plenty Times, Monday, March 12, 2012)
300 naked cyclists protest reckless driving in Peru (MSNBC, Sunday, March 11, 2012)
Nude cyclists hit the streets of Lima to demand safety measures (Alexander Besant, Global Post, Saturday, March 10, 2012)
Peru cyclists stage naked protest in Lima about safety (BBC News, Saturday, March 10, 2012)
300 nude bicyclists hit Peru streets in protest (Associated Press via Sacramento Bee, Saturday, March 10, 2012)
Ride naked today (Bay of Plenty Times, Saturday, March 10, 2012)
Naked cyclists hit the beach (3 News, Saturday, March 10, 2012)
News instead of nudes: Bild gets rid of its Page 1 girls (Tony Paterson, The Independent, Saturday, March 10, 2012)
Top German paper Bild takes topless women off front page (MSNBC, Friday, March 9, 2012)
Naked ambition: Bild drops Page One Girl in bid for women readers (Kate Connolly, Guardian, Friday, March 9, 2012)
Jessica Simpson on Bikinis While Pregnant — "I've Become a Nudist" (video) (Karli Bulnes, PopSugar, Friday, March 9, 2012)
Exiled Iranian women pose nude in video calling for more sexual freedom (ANI via New Kerala, Friday, March 9, 2012)
Jessica Simpson 'couldn't wait' to pose naked at 170 pounds (Olivia Barker, USA Today, Thursday, March 8, 2012)
Katie Price Sunbathes Naked (Contactmusic, Thursday, March 8, 2012)
But is it clean enough to eat dinner out of? The world's strangest restaurants (Adelaide Now, Thursday, March 8, 2012)
Jessica Simpson Poses Nude, Pregnant For Elle (Jocelyn Vena, MTV, Wednesday, March 7, 2012)
Jessica Simpson, Britney Spears and More Nude (Zach Johnson, US Magazine, Wednesday, March 7, 2012)
Pregnant Jessica Simpson Poses Naked for Elle, Offers Clue to Baby's Name (ABC News, Wednesday, March 7, 2012)
Pregnant Jessica Simpson poses nude for Elle magazine: Biggest pregnant celeb ... (Fox news, Wednesday, March 7, 2012)
Barefoot Gallerist Kristen Dodge Retrieves Stolen Artwork from Would-Be Art Thief (Michael H. Miller, Gallerist NY, Wednesday, March 7, 2012)
Katie Price enjoys being naked outdoors (Richard Henley Davis, The Economic Voice, Wednesday, March 7, 2012)
"I love being naked": Katie Price on being a secret naturist, her new album and adopting a child (Rachael Wheeler, Mirror, Wednesday, March 7, 2012)
Chinese hotel covers up nude statues after public ire (, New Kerala, Wednesday, March 7, 2012)
Kiwis not amused by Aussie tourist's nude run in Queenstown (AAP via Sydney Morning Herald, Wednesday, March 7, 2012)
"That Show" with Joan Rivers an unearthed treasure" (Jerome Wetzel, Examiner, Monday, March 5, 2012)
Your host for the night, a stark-naked comedian (Mantombi Makhubele, Times Live Johannesburg, Sunday, March 5, 2012)
Nude Nite steals the spotlight at the Warehouse in Ybor City (ABC News Tampa, Saturday, March 3, 2012)
Students shed inhibitions, clothes for naked yoga (CTV News, Saturday, March 3, 2012)
Dr. Seuss's Little-Known Book of Nudes (Maria Popova, The Atlantic, Friday, March 2, 2012)
That One Time Dr. Seuss Published A Book Full Of Naked Ladies (Cyriaque Lamar, IO9, Friday, March 2, 2012)
Nude art show honors body beautiful in the buff (Susan Thurston, Tampa Bay Times, Friday, March 2, 2012)

February, 2012

Some women feel naked without makeup (UPI, Sunday, February 26, 2012)
Naked maids, accountants take (it) off in South Africa (AFP via Nine MSN News, Saturday, February 25, 2012)
Paul Rudd on ‘Wanderlust’: Working with real nudists is 'exercise in maintaining eye contact' (Ethan Sacks, New York Daily News, Friday, February 24, 2012)
Movie Review: Wanderlust (Katherine Monk, Edmonton Journal, Friday, February 24, 2012)
No, Jennifer Aniston, Even You Can't Make the Word 'Nakation' Happen (Christine Bord, Jaunted, Friday, February 24, 2012)
nter Through the Gift Shop: A Q&A With Ellen Harvey About Her Nudist Museum at DODGEgallery (Jill Feldman, Art Info, Friday, February 24, 2012)
Justin Theroux's 'Awkward' Nudity (Contact Music, Friday, February 24, 2012)
Nudity not rude at home (Conor Byrne, NT News, Friday, February 24, 2012)
Suspended over naked picture (This is Cheshire, Thursday, February 23, 2012)
Nudists hope Aniston and 'Wanderlust' give resorts a boost (Laura Bly, USA Today, Thursday, February 23, 2012)
The Colour Of Nude (Arpita Basu, Outlook India, Monday, February 27, 2012)
Letting it all hang out: Nudist clubs in India (FirstPost, Wednesday, February 22, 2012)
Watch: Paul Rudd and Jennifer Aniston talk about 'a whole lotta' nudity in 'Wanderlust' (video) (Liane Bonin Starr, Hit Fix, Wednesday, February 22, 2012)
Jennifer Aniston promises plenty of private parts in Wanderlust (video) (Music Rooms, Wednesday, February 22, 2012)
Robin Coles naked fashion show is all about the titfer (photos NSFW) (Anorak, Tuesday, February 21, 2012)
Naked, Pregnant Model Walks Runway In London (Jessica Pauline Ogilvie, The Gloss, Tuesday, February 21, 2012)
Nudist Beaches in Spain (Anita Choudhary, Venere Travel Blog, Tuesday, February 21, 2012)
Clean Up, nude or not (Luke Griffiths, Surf Coast Times, Tuesday, February 21, 2012)
It's good nudes for our resort's hotels (Blackpool Gazette, Monday, February 20, 2011)
British Naturism Club holds event in Blackpool (BBC News, Saturday, February 18, 2012)
Go on! Hire a nude cleaner (iAfrica, Friday, February 17, 2012)
A different type of vacation: 'When you're nude it's very stress relieving' (Emerald Coast, Friday, February 17, 2012)
'I will be appealing': Naturist fined £315 for naked ramble at beauty spot (video) (Yahoo! News, Thursday, February 16, 2012)
Fined Otley Chevin naturist Nigel Keer vows not to return (BBC News, Thursday, February 16, 2012)
Naked Rowers Break Atlantic Record (Eoghan MacGuire, CNN, Thursday, February 16, 2012)
Tying the knot... naked! American couples among the nine who married au naturel in Jamaica ceremony (video) (Daily Mail, Thursday, February 16, 2012)
The naked hiker who found a policeman in his path: Jogging PC put off his stride by woman dog-walker's horrified expression (video) (Jaya Narain, Daily Mail, Thursday, February 16, 2012)
Naked rambler fined for distress caused to dog walker (Telegraph, Wednesday, February 15, 2012)
Naturist fined after naked Yorkshire ramble (John McHale, Grough, Wednesday, February 15, 2012)
Naked ice climber scales frozen waterfall (Holly Meyer, Pantagraph, Wednesday, February 15, 2012)
Naked 18-Year-Old Girl in Cowboy Boots Arrested for Driving Drunk (video) (International Business Times, Wednesday, February 15, 2012)
3 Tunisian journalists arrested over nude photo (Bouazza Ben Bouazza, Associated Press via Boston Globe, Wednesday, February 15, 2012)
Sherlyn Chopra posts nude pic on twitter (video) (The Times of India, Wednesday, February 15, 2012)
Ke$Ha Loves Body Painting House Parties (Contact Music, Wednesday, February 15, 2012)
9 tourist couples marry naked in Jamaica (Associated Press via USA Today, Tuesday, February 14, 2012)
Pre-Trial Conference set for Man Accused of Taking Nude Photos of Minor (WJFW NBC 12 News, Tuesday, February 14, 2012)
Valentine's Day: Why Do We Celebrate It? (Hint: Naked Romans) (John Roach, National Geographic News, Monday, February 13, 2012)
Saying "I Do!" in the Nude: Hedonism II Hosts Valentine's Day Au Natural Wedding for Ten Uninhibited Couples (SuperClubs, Sacramento Bee, Monday, February 13, 2012)
Naked Hull Facebook page banned (Telegraph, Monday, February 13, 2012)
Maine football coach resigns after accidentally posting naked photo of himself on Facebook (video) (Cameron Smith, Yahoo! Sports, Monday, February 13, 2012)
Naked bike ride outrage (Bay of Plenty Times, Monday, February 13, 2012)
‘It gave me my life back’ (Miranda Minassian, Orilla Packet & Times, Sunday, February 12, 2012)
Man sells house, hits road in Winnebago (Brian Hughes, Northwest Florida Daily News, Sunday, February 12, 2012)
Beached and buck naked while bucking the breakers (Gaston de Rosayro, The Nation, Sri Lanka, Sunday, February 12, 2012)
Ice-T wife Coco defends nude nephew photo: 'Shame on all of you' (Daniel Sperling, Digital Spy, Saturday, February 11, 2012)
Milton resort has catered to nudists for decades (Angel McCurdy, Northwest Florida Daily News, Friday, February 10, 2012)
Naked bodies, closed-off emotions (Paul Byrnes, Brisbane Times, Thursday, February 9, 2012)
Swattie Bodies exhibits pride for all shapes and sizes (Charles Hepper, The Phoenix, Thursday, February 9, 2012)
Sexting could become a crime (video) (Tim Sakahara, KFVR TV-5 Hawaii News Now Honolulu, Wednesday, February 8, 2012 )
Moon brings out skinny dippers (Cullen Smith, The Star, Wednesday, February 8, 2012 )
Naked pedalo pair abandon third Atlantic crossing bid (BBC News, Tuesday, February 7, 2012)
The naked truth about Cat Island (Cathy Carter Harley, The Island Packet, Sunday, February 5, 2012)
Sex Toys, Nude Pools, And Other Hot Hotel Amenities (Business Insider, Saturday, February 4, 2012)
Nude Tribal Dance in India: New Videos Show Official Involvement (video) (BS Unnikrishnan, International Business Times, Saturday, February 4, 2012)
Lost pet flier lists squirrely information (José Patiño Girona, The Tampa Tribune , Saturday, February 4, 2012)
Unprotected Sext: The Facts on Teens & Sexting (video) (Kasey Hott, WGBA-TV NBC-26, Green Bay WI, Thursday, February 2, 2012)
Pranava Prakash's nude paintings prompt scuffle in India (Margaret Wappler, Los Angeles Times, Wednesday, February 1, 2012)
Ban the Brats (Kaye Neill and G McIsaac, Bay of Plenty Times, Wednesday, February 1, 2012)
Nudity unusual but harmless (Martine Rolls, Bay of Plenty Times, Wednesday, February 1, 2012)

January, 2012

Naked pedalo pair's third Atlantic crossing attempt (video) (BBC News, Tuesday, January 31, 2012)
Artist assaulted over painting actors in nude (NDTV, Tuesday, January 31, 2012)
Complaints as nudists hit Peka Peka (Kay Blundell, Dominion Post via Stuff, Tuesday, January 31, 2012)
Nude activists supporting Golshifteh Farahani after the actress was banned from Iran (Jenna Busch, Zap 2 It, Monday, January 30, 2012)
Nude photos land students in hot water (Lance Holdforth, Orilla Packet Times, Monday, January 30, 2012)
Nudists have fun in the sun (Genevieve Helliwell, Bay of Plenty Times, Monday, January 30, 2012)
Man arrested in Glendale for allegedly driving without pants (Veronica Rocha, Los Angeles Times, Sunday, January 29, 2012)
Nudist events held at a handful of beaches (Radio New Zealand, Saturday, January 28, 2012)
Nudity not necessarily an offence (Matt Rilkoff, Taranaki Daily News, Friday, January 27, 2012)
Nudist event causes stir in Papamoa (Michele McPherson, Bay of Plenty Times, Friday, January 27, 2012)
Topless woman sparks police visit to beach (Matt Rilkoff, Brisbane Times, Thursday, January 26, 2012)
Slowpoke: Consumer nudism (cartoon) (Jen Sorensen, Daily Klos, Wednesday, January 25, 2012)
Sam Worthington Buys Home On Former Nudist Beach In Hawaii (Contact Music, Wednesday, January 25, 2012)
Midlife rebels: Stripping naked in public ... How turning 50 (and haywire hormones) can transform women (Mandy Francis, Daily Mail, Wednesday, January 25, 2012)
Newt 1968: Gingrich led protests against nude censorship (Mark Hosenball and Kathy Finn, Reuters, Tuesday, January 24, 2012)
Nude poet cycles down Hogsback Pass (Deon Johnston, News24, Capetown, Tuesday, January 24, 2012)
Naked Ukrainians Rally in Front of Bulgaria's Parliament (Novinite, Saturday, January 21, 2012)
Nude Iranian movie star ignites firestorm (Saskya Vandoorne, Anna Prichard & Niki Cook, CNN, Friday, January 20, 2012)
Iranian Actress Banned For Nude Photo (Alyssa Newcomb, ABC News, Thursday, January 19, 2012)
Drive-thrus, the naked truth (Andrew Clark, Toronto Globe and Mail, Wednesday, January 18, 2012)
The naked truth about Hope Solo (Jim Morris, Toronto Globe and Mail, Wednesday, January 18, 2012)
France's Memorial to Jean Cocteau (Frank Browning, New York Times, Wednesday, January 18, 2012)
Judge declines to set nudity precedent (Neil Etienne, Cottage Country Now, Wednesday, January 18, 2012)
Justices Finally Notice Naked Statues In The Supreme Court While Arguing Why Nudity Should Be Censored (Mike Masnick, Tech Dirt, Monday, January 16, 2012)
Live, nude, funny women (Elisabeth Vincentelli, New York Post, Monday, January 16, 2012)
Warning for nude beachgoers (Jessica Tasman-Jones, Auckland Now via Stuff, Monday, January 16, 2012)
Naked rower contends with salt rash, blisters and cramps in Atlantic race (Jill Reilly, Metro, Sunday, January 15, 2012)
Top Welsh designer plans naked catwalk show for London Fashion Week (Claire Rees, Wales Online, Sunday, January 15, 2012)
Naked models offer a body image reality check (Mary Elizabeth Williams, Salon, Saturday, January 14, 2012)
Dear Diary: ‘Naturist’ Brian Coldin bares his soul (Ron Wadden, National Post, Saturday, January 14, 2012)
My Daughter The Teenage Nudist: Be Happy, Get Naked, Don't Ram It Down My Throat (Dina Murphy, Sabotage Times, Saturday, January 14, 2012)
'The Nude' no more: Lexington Art League's renowned annual show has new focus, new name (Candace Chaney, LexGO Visual Arts, Friday, January 13, 2012)
My Daughter The Teenage Naturist peddled a fleshy revolution (Keith Watson, Metro, Friday, January 13, 2012)
Last Night's Viewing: My Daughter the Teenage Nudist, Channel 4 (Tom Sutcliffe, The Independent, Friday, January 13, 2012)
TV review: My Daughter, the Teenage Nudist (John Crace, Guardian, Thursday, January 12, 2012)
My Daughter the Teenage Nudist, Channel 4, review (Michael Deacon, Telegraph, Thursday, January 12, 2012)
Nude Photos Of Teens Found On School Computer (10TV Ohio, Thursday, January 12, 2012)
Texas officers catch naked man (KXAN NBC Austin, Thursday, January 12, 2012)
Nudist's 'expression' rights shot down (UPI, Thursday, January 12, 2012)
Miru Kim's nude art with pigs made them sick, activist says (Michael E. Miller, Miami New Times, Thursday, January 12 2012)
Judge gives ‘naturist’ dressing down over naked Tim Hortons drive-through visit (Adrian Humphreys, National Post, Thursday, January 12 2012)
Court to rule on ‘naturist’s’ fight for the right to remain naked Thursday (Adrian Humphreys, National Post, Wednesday, January 11, 2012)
My Daughter The Teenage Nudist - Channel 4, 10pm (Jane Simon, Mirror, Wednesday, January 11, 2012)
My Daughter The Teenage Nudist (Gwilym Mumford, Guardian, Wednesday, January 11, 2012)
The Beauty of Baring All (Sadie Nicholas, Express, Wednesday, January 11, 2012)
Lawyer argues FCC has gone haywire with threatened sanctions over naked buttocks (Warren Richey, The Christian Science Monitor via Alaska Dispatch, Tuesday, January, 10, 2012)
New money not needed to start Thames River valley development (Sean Meyer, London Community News, Tuesday, January, 10, 2012)
Nudist camp commercial is year's most irritating (Dutch News, Tuesday, January 10, 2012)
Nudists folk-devils for moral panic (Darrell Turner, New Zealand Herald, Monday, January 9, 2012)
Colorado cool (Karen Schwartz, Associated Press via Green Bay Press Gazette, Sunday, January 8, 2012)
Art tours with a bare canvas (Craig Hoggett, The Mercury, Sunday, January 8, 2012)
Crowds arrive to check out nudists (Lincoln Tan, New Zealand Herald, Saturday, January 7, 2012)
Naturists don't want exhibitionists at Uretiti (Mike Barrington, The Northern Advocate, Saturday, January 7, 2012)
Naked Twister (David Stout, Q Notes, Saturday, January 7, 2012)
'Prancing' nudists upset tourists (Lincoln Tan, New Zealand Herald, Friday, January 6, 2012)
Nude no more at old Four Seasons (Jeff Mahoney, Hamilton Spectator, Friday, January 6, 2012)
Naturist Lives from the Heart (Keli Sipperley, Land O Lakes Patch, Friday, January 6, 2012)
Nudists hit back at complaints (Amy Maas, Fairfax NZ News via Stuff, Friday, January 6, 2012)
Avert your eyes! Olivia Palermo politely looks away as she enjoys a day at a nudist beach with her boyfriend (Daily Mail, Friday, January 6, 2012)
East Carolina University newspaper adviser is fired over photos of streaker (Jane Stancill, McClatchy Newspapers, Thursday, January 5, 2012)
My naked yoga class (Tolly Moseley, Salon, Thursday, January 5, 2012)
Is a nudist beach visit on your must-do list? (Lynn News, Thursday, January 5, 2012)
Public seems to have no issues with TNPS exhibit (Emily K. Coleman, Sauk Valley Newspapers, Thursday, January 5, 2012)
Did a French Clothing Company Shoot Parts of Its Childrenswear Catalogue on a Nudist Beach? (Alex Rees, New York magazine, Wednesday, January 4, 2012) (see enlarged photo here)
Why I posed nude and am proud of myself (Deborah Hutton , Herald Sun, Wednesday, January 4, 2012)
Sun spot fix-up gets under Deborah's skin (Alex White, Herald Sun, Wednesday, January 4, 2012)
'Naked Boys Singing!'? Not for long. (Aubry D'Arminio, Entertainment Weekly, Tuesday, January 3, 2012)

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