1 Jul Early in Gay Talese's new book, The Voyeur's Motel (Grove Press, pp., * out of four stars), the legendary writer and New Journalism. Voyeurism is the sexual interest in or practice of spying on people engaged in intimate . Early research indicated that voyeurs were more mentally healthy than other groups with paraphilias. Compared to the other groups studied, it was found. Free. Voyeurs? “Congress shall make no law abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press,” reads the First Amendment to the United States Constitution.