Is It Right for You? Depending on the context, casual sex may be celebrated, relished, derided, envied, or stigmatized. Some people consider the activity in a serious way, evaluating all the possible ramifications emotionally and physically along with the potential benefits and drawbacks when thinking about having casual sex. Others take the idea of casual sex, well, a bit more casually. That said, many people have strong opinions about whether or not it's a good idea, although these attitudes tend to shift as life circumstances—and relationship statuses —change.
Kasandra Brabaw Photographed by Lula Hyers. After we talk about people who allow one night stands, we often assume of them in one of two ways — they're either exciting, artless, and adventurous, or they've made a regrettable decision and will almost absolutely wake up ashamed of what they've done. No matter what, the depictions of one night stands makes them seem like something not many ancestor actually do. But new statistics as of a survey of 1, people shatters all of those stereotypes. Data scientists at DrEd. The most surprising result? Way more people are having individual night stands than you'd probably assume.