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Gang Bang Double Feature

Gang Bang Double Feature
While Sasha Grey and AVN 2007 Best New Starlet Naomi don't compete in this two-disc set from Red Light District, our team of international judges awards the point regardless to Grey in Gang Bang Volume 5. Why? She wanted it more. Still - that Naomi? No slouch. Read the review here. Pre... More »

Kelly X - just because

Kelly X - just because
While it looks a little like we're at a Clockwork Orange screening, I actually met Kelly X in a bathroom hallway. Previously: Adult industry spared ... More »

Tax Tips for Adult: 2

Tax Tips for Adult: 2
In part one, we began our look at tax issues and adult entertainment. In this conclusion, we'll look at deductions, the audit process and beyond: Some adult entrepreneurs might be reluctant to deduct sexually oriented items because they don't want to broadcast to the federal or state government t... More »

And another thing: it's not 'sex work' when you're just lying there

And another thing: it's not 'sex <i>work</i>' when you're just lying there
The Bush Administration has requested that the term "sex worker" be expunged from government vocabulary because it believes that most people involved in prostitution (or porn) are not there by choice; therefore they are slaves. From Agence France-Presse: Prostitutes are usually termed sex worker... More »

Wicked decides on HD DVD, too

Wicked decides on HD DVD, too
Begun this Format War has. Wicked Pictures has announced that it has chosen the HD DVD format over Blu-Ray and will re-release its Camp Cuddly Pines Power Tool Massacre using the feature-rich and less expensive next-generation technology. Digital Playground last year announced that it was sidi... More »

Tax Tips for Adult: 1

Tax Tips for Adult: 1
In March, the Internal Revenue Service reported that more than 1.2 million income tax returns had been audited in fiscal year 2005 in the U.S., a 21 percent increase from a year earlier. According to that IRS report, audits of high-income returns (which the IRS defined for 2005 as returns reporti... More »

Mainstream Crossover

Mainstream Crossover
Much has been written about major figures in adult entertainment who have crossed over to the mainstream in some respect. Larry Flynt and Hugh Hefner have had plenty of business pursuits that were not erotica-related, and altporn icon Joanna Angel writes a column for Spin magazine. But what about th... More »

Nurse Mika Tan - just because

Nurse Mika Tan - just because
That story about Roy Karch sent me to these pictures of Mika Tan from the set of Night Shift Nurses - Escort Service. Mika Tan is a national treasure, as well as a Sagittarius. Last Saturday she also won AVN's new "Unrecognized Starlet" award, having worked steadily for the past several years, ju... More »

Gaining Ground

Gaining Ground
2006 was a great year for many in the adult entertainment industry. To learn about some of the year's highlights, XBIZ World magazine asked several operators "What were some of the professional highpoints for you or the industry in 2006?" Here's what they had to say: "By far, my favorite was ... More »

Meet Veronique Vega

Meet Veronique Vega
I would describe last month's Tightfit party as "old tymey". It hearkened back to an era in which porn personalities acted like porn personalities and let it all hang out. I'm sure that many venues impose nudity restrictions on porn events, but when the tops started staying on about a year ago, wel... More »

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