Links We Love: The Man in Love With Balloons, Having Sex With a Ghost, Why Thunderstorms Turn You On and More

From the man who is in love with balloons to how technology could have fixed the dating problems in our favorite fairytales, we've gathered the best (and craziest!) love and sex links from around the web.

Balloon Boy
When it comes to sex, fetishes can be fun to learn about and interesting to try -- but some fetishes are just plain...ridiculous. Like the 27-year-old man who is obsessed with rubber -- but not the kind you use in the act. Check out why he's madly in love with his balloons and watch the video (yes, video!) on Buzzfeed. For more crazy fetishes, read this guide.

Sexual Encounters of the Third Kind
Dreaming of steamy sex with a celeb is common (and really awesome). But what about actually believing you got it on with one -- even when they're dead? There's a woman who claims the ghost of Elvis made her climax. (Um, okaaayyy!) Read more about these crazy, other-worldly sexual encounters on The Frisky. (And if you've had a sex dream you can't define, read this.)

How to Pick Up an Olympian
What’s the only thing that could possibly make this summer's Olympics hotter (besides having reruns of men's swimming on 24/7)? If the super sexy Olympians were naked…and in your bed. HowAboutWe has the 50 best pick-up lines for getting one of those sexy athletes to show you just how they used their muscles to get that gold medal. Score!

Come Rain or Shine…Literally
Sure, the sound of thunder may make you run inside. But does it make you leap into bed, too? According to CBS, a study done by Trojan Brand Condoms revealed that a whopping 70 percent of Americans have had sex during thunderstorms and tornados. Find out what other types of weather turn people on (and off) here.

Not Pleading the Fifth
It's okay, we know you have several candid -- and potentially graphic -- confessions about your sex life that you'd probably prefer to keep private. But that doesn't mean you don't want to read other people's stories! Check out these hilarious Love and sex experiences on The Nerve.

Quick Fixes for Fairy Tale Faux-Pas

Wouldn't it have been so much easier if Cinderella could have just handed the Prince a business card at the end of the night and said, "Call me, handsome!" Then he could have avoided that whole shoe-shopping expedition. Take a look at these hilarious -- and so very true -- technological quick-fixes for fairy tales on Em & Lo.

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