In-close civilizations grow quickly in bizarreness an eccentricity of social ways- So do artists both can be beautifully inviting or a nightmare one wants to get away from.
We live in the age of glorified toy makers ,you cannot judge a civilization on it's toys- what of science and philosophy and all those things that make us more than animals.
After all my dog Shady has toys of her own. Besides our resemblance to dog-like behavior, is uncomfortably close enough.
Nietzsche was crazy, realistically speaking however our concept of Normal is still under debate.
We like convenience.
On torture and humiliation- As the woman gives pain and humiliation, in her eyes there is a look of love & compassion- She says" Whatever gets you off, honey"