Sluts & Scholars Release ‘Sex and Death with Elise Geithner’, Riley Nixon on Live Show


LOS ANGELES, CA - Released today on sex-positive podcast, Sluts & Scholars, co-hosts Nicoletta and Simone chat with sex educator, Elise Geithner. The episode is now available for download on iTunes and Spotify. The duo also hosts a weekly live show every Thursday on Sirius XM Ch 415 from 2-3pm PST. This afternoon’s guest is adult performer, Riley Nixon.

Riley Nixon

Riley Nixon

“Elise beautifully navigates adolescent sexuality and often scary topics like death and dying,” says co-host Nicoletta. “She makes it approachable and is so well informed. What a pleasure to interview!”

In the latest episode, Sex and Death with Elise Geithner, the slutty scholars are joined by Nicoletta’s college friend, sex educator, and soon-to-be Pediatric Critical Care Nurse Practitioner, Elise Geithner. The three discuss adolescent sexuality, how to answer questions from teenagers about sex, being a nurse, critical care, and death and bereavement. Find out why healthcare providers avoid sex as a topic and how we can improve health and wellness in our hospitals and care facilities. For information about this episode and others, visit

The Sluts & Scholars live show on Vivid Radio is from 2-3pm PST on Sirius Channel 415. Call in at 855-99-VIVID to chat. Follow guest Riley Nixon on Twitter at @RileyNixon_.


Nicoletta Heidegger is the founder and co-host of the popular Sluts & Scholars podcast where she discusses sex, dating, current affairs, politics, and more. Past guests include Dita Von Teese, Nina Hartley, Jessica Drake, Blair Williams, Hudsy Hawn, Dr. David Ley, and most recently Sasha Grey. She is also a registered Marriage and Family Therapy Associate based in LA and hosts a YouTube series called Staying On Top where she shares the latest sex facts, education, and research.

In addition to her podcast and work as a therapy associate, Heidegger has contributed to The Stanford Daily, Vice, Playboy Radio’s Swing with Holli & Michael, Rebecca Zahler’s Don’t Waste Your Pretty podcast, Karen Lee Poter’s Sex Talk with My Mom, Dr. Wendy Walsh, and The Positive Results Corporation.

To learn more about Nicoletta Heidegger, visit her official website at You can also follow her on Twitter at @MsHeidegger and @slutsscholars.