The rule of human sexuality essentially states that if you can think of it, there’s someone out there in the world who’s into it.
In her new book, Deviant Desires: A Tour of the Erotic Edge, researcher Katharine Gates delves into this vast landscape of desire.
And in one stunning visual chart, she ties together kinks — from balloons to cars to puppy play.
So if you’ve ever wanted to see, at a glance, how utterly nutty (and in some cases, predatory and criminal) people really are, today’s your day:
And if your interest is piqued, head here for a more detailed version of the chart, as well as an interview with Gates in which she discusses some of the psychology behind some of the more curious kinks.