A Day at the Porn Convention: Dildos, Feminism, the Interracial Taboo

It's 4 p.m. and Chanel Preston is exhausted. We're only halfway through the first day of the Adult Entertainment Expo (AEE), the nation's largest convention for adult industry professionals and their fans, and, with four days left of meeting, greeting and having literal adult novelties—vibrators? Passe. Now it's all… » 1/23/15 3:10pm 1/23/15 3:10pm

Dental Dams and Latex Gloves in Porn Are Just Solutions in Search of a…

On Tuesday, Los Angeles County passed a controversial new law called Measure B, or, to use the propaganda-y nickname its framers have given it, the Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act. While it sounds like a good idea — who doesn't like safer sex?! — its passage has been met with strong protests from porn studios… » 11/09/12 3:30pm 11/09/12 3:30pm