August McLaughlin

Girl Boner’s August McLaughlin on Sluts & Scholars Podcast; Author Kay Brandt on Live Show

LOS ANGELES, CA  - Released today on sex-positive podcast, Sluts & Scholars, co-hosts Nicoletta and Simone chat with author August McLaughlin about her upcoming book, Girl Boner: The Good Girl's Guide to Sexual Empowerment. Nicoletta and Simone also host a weekly live show every Thursday on Sirius XM Channel 415 from 2-3pm PST. Today’s guest is award-winning director, Kay Brandt.

“Have you ever felt like better sex books feel too advanced or are for folks who already feel very sexual?” said Nicoletta Heidegger. “August helps start womxn on a journey to achieve more fulfilling sex lives on their terms.”  

In the latest episode, Girl Boners with August McLaughlin, the slutty scholars are joined by “good girl,” former model, and author August McLaughlin to discuss sex ed for people who may not feel overtly sexual or identify with the word, “slut.” They also discuss body image and eating disorders, the definition of empowerment, making informed beauty decisions, and the age-old question about whether or not to wear heels. Visit McLaughlin’s official website at or follow on Twitter at @AugustMcLaughlin. You can pre-order her new book here.

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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 with special guest Kay Brandt. Follow her on Twitter at @JewelboxFilms and check out her Amazon page here.


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.