*snickers persons in the corner* Marie said "sex". She's rude *giggles like a naughty schoolgirl in biology class* Ooh, I'm feeling silly this morning! *to herself* Stop posting, 'Liss, stop posting! *pats Scanjet on the head and offers a strip of orange cardboard* Have a carrot, you fellow Dark horse. Eep! Sorry guys! *scampers away to be mad somewhere else* 'Lissa.
Moving swftly along, I believe I have a counterpoint to the whole no blood to the nether regions point....
Remember "Lost Weekend"? When he's making his play for Merrill so he can feed, Marty, all red eyed and insane (YUM!) holds a conversation with Merrill. Merrill says "I think you're trying to seduce me." Marty asks "And whys that?" And Merrill's reply is "Because I'm the only pulsating blood in the room."
Maybe their hearts do beat at certain times, so, perhaps its conceivable that during those times, since vampires are basically human so presumably they can reproduce both in a vampire (Making/Turning) and mortal way (S.E.X.), little baby vampires could be made?