July 31, 2009
"He would have sex with as many as 10 or 15 men in the course of a normal day, while still logging a full day's work at the typewriter."
"He puts his lifetime total at something on the order of 50,000 partners. 'I don't know whether it resolves any particular conflicts,' he says. 'You learn a lot about different people, different groups — and it's a lot of fun.' Although he does not practice safe sex, he has remained HIV-negative, in part because he engages only in nonpenetrative sex."