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But my guess is that once they start to see the impact of their exhibitionism, they'll tone it down.
Leading conservative pundits, including Charles Krauthammer, Jonah Goldberg, and Thomas Sowell, have derided opposition to torture as "moral preening" or "moral exhibitionism.
Suddenly he looked like a man who realised that perhaps this latest bout of exhibitionism might have backfired more dramatically than he could ever have imagined.
Phil Booth, 29, was found guilty of affray, sexual exhibitionism and sexual aggression.
Booth was also accused of sexual exhibitionism and sexual aggression towards Celine Arnaud, in a nightclub in 2002.
Sex and Love Addiction: My Journey from Shame to Grace is the true story of one man's recovery from exhibitionism, fueled by sex and love addiction.
For him, the sacredness of the preaching task excluded exhibitionism of any kind.
As for sexual orientation, which the Supreme Court of Canada read into the Charter of Rights in 1995, it is described by the American Psychiatric Association as including the following: homosexuality, bisexuality, pedophilia, transgenderism, transexuality, transvestitism, transvestic fetishism, autogynephilia, voyeurism, exhibitionism, fetishism or sexual fetishism, zoophilia, sexual sadism, sexual masochism, necrophilia, klismaphilia, telephone scatalogia, urophilia, apotemnophilia, coprophilia, copraphagia, toucherism, partialism, gender identity disorder, frotteurism, and frattemism (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition).
When we descend into the New York subways today, what we are likely to en counter are slovenly dress and a kind of casual exhibitionism.
But while voyeurism and exhibitionism are both one-sided--the former is surreptitious, the latter self-centered--cruising is a reciprocal activity that's all about reading the other guy's reactions and responding accordingly.