In Hot Girls Wanted, Porn Isn't 'Ruining' Women. Exploitative Labor Is.

Hot Girls Wanted, the newish documentary produced by actress Rashida Jones, is making headlines and earning some rave reviews—as well as getting panned by people in the adult industry and advocates for sex workers—for its depiction of one tiny sliver of the wide world of porn, a fly-by-night talent agency called… » 6/12/15 11:50am 6/12/15 11:50am

Entourage Is a Groundbreaking Depiction of Male Friendship

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The Entourage movie opened Wednesday, June 3, to fairly tepid reviews. But unlike most of those, two Jezebel staffers watched the film together one day after work and, to our pleasant surprise, thought it was an interesting, well-shot, even artful summer film. » 6/10/15 2:45pm 6/10/15 2:45pm

So This Whisky Is Supposed to Taste Like Porn Stars

Have you ever been drinking whisky and had the thought “man, this is gross and I bet it would be much better if it had been made by a beautiful woman and tasted like her, too?” Yes? Me too! That’s why Whisky by X is for us. It’s a new and exciting party liquor that is created and made by beautiful women for the men… » 5/29/15 7:10pm 5/29/15 7:10pm

Florida Residents, Circa 2005: Oh No, Jeb Bush Loves Porn!

Jeb Bush’s decision to release *all* his emails is still biting him in the ass: messages from the mid-2000s indicate that the former Florida Governor invested over a million dollars of pension funds of his constituents in Movie Gallery, a national film rental company that yes, rents pornographic films. Yes, Jeb Bush… » 5/08/15 3:30pm 5/08/15 3:30pm

How to Have a Healthy Relationship With Porn

Porn has existed since man first discovered how to draw naked people on cave walls, and we’ve debated whether or not it’s healthy for just about as long. I doubt we’re ever going to have a clear consensus on the effects of porn usage, but there are still some simple guidelines you can follow if you’d like to improve… » 4/23/15 1:25pm 4/23/15 1:25pm

Does Food Porn Make You Hungrier or Turn You Off From the Real Thing?

The Atlantic gives us some prime holiday content with a discussion of what a 20th-century Dutch biologist Nikolaas Tinbergen calls “supernormal stimuli”—fake and exaggerated versions of their natural equivalents, which some animals respond to more strongly than they do to the real thing. For example: » 4/20/15 3:50pm 4/20/15 3:50pm

Parents Outraged That Porno Was Shot at Beloved Children's Attraction

This Easter is going to be a sad one for the children of Essex, England. Their egg hunt, usually such a wholesome activity, will be marred by the knowledge that the “historic train line” which usually serves as the location of the hunt has been recently used as the set of a hardcore pornographic film. Ugh, if only we… » 4/02/15 10:15pm 4/02/15 10:15pm

Sasha Grey Is Not a Murdered Battle Nurse in the Ukraine

Former porn star Sasha Grey would just like to make sure we're all clear on the fact that she's not dead. Contrary to the reports of some dicey-looking Internet memes, she also wasn't working as a nurse for the Russian Army, and has never—not even once—been captured by Ukrainian soldiers and then brutally murdered.… » 2/18/15 4:30pm 2/18/15 4:30pm

You Can Get Identity-Stealing Malware By Visiting This Popular Porn Site

Usually when you hear "sex" and "Trojan" in the same sentence, it means someone's being safe. Not so much in the most recent jack-off site hijacking: People checking out RedTube, one of the most popular porn sites, are in danger of identity theft. Hackers have infected the site's source code to redirect to malware… » 2/18/15 1:47pm 2/18/15 1:47pm

Is This Porn Site Extorting Its Bootleggers?

If you rip your sexy movies illegally from torrent sites, you might be sued very publicly for pirating porn soon. And while downloading spank bank material for free is illegal, the way one company called Malibu Media is going after their thieves seems nefarious in itself: they're naming them, individually, in a… » 2/10/15 3:00pm 2/10/15 3:00pm