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Protecting Porn

Protecting Porn
Many countries, like the U.S., have a well-established adult entertainment industry. Some countries, like Saudi Arabia, have no legitimate adult industry at all. Such dramatic differences between developed nations are usually the result of the respective countries’ laws regulating the creation... More »

No On Government Waste Committee Applauds Los Angeles Times And Los Angeles Daily News For Both Offi

No On Government Waste Committee Applauds Los Angeles Times And Los Angeles Daily News For Both Offi
Editorials Both Cite Measure B’s Potential Negative Economic Impact and Ineffectiveness With a combined circulation of just over one million people, the No on Government Waste Committee applauded editorials in both the Los Angeles Times and Los Angeles Daily News opposing Measur... More »

Mommy’s Little Helpers: Stuart Wall, Jim Powers Whip Out ‘Fifty Shades’ Parody

Mommy’s Little Helpers: Stuart Wall, Jim Powers Whip Out ‘Fifty Shades’ Parody
Smash Pictures releases this month what is arguably the most anticipated movie in the studio’s history: “Fifty Shades of Grey: A XXX Adaptation.” A send-up of E.L. James’ bestselling book trilogy, about a young billionaire’s sexual ownership over an inexperienced colleg... More »

No on Government Waste Committee Outlines What AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s $4 Million in Campaign E

No on Government Waste Committee Outlines What AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s $4 Million in Campaign E
Costly Campaign for Measure B Ignores Real HIV Health Threats in LA County Recent campaign finance disclosure reports show that the AIDS Healthcare Foundation has already spent over $1.6 million on its efforts to pass Measure B, the so-called “Safer Sex” initiative on the ... More »

Part One: Can Copyright Be Fixed?

Part One: Can Copyright Be Fixed?
If there’s one thing that just about everybody agrees upon with respect to the current state of copyright laws and intellectual property rights-enforcement, it’s that the system is broken. Whether you are a rightsholder who has grown weary of the ceaseless game of whack-a-mole that issu... More »

Measure B Would Affect Only 280 Adult Performers In Los Angeles County In Colossal Waste Of Taxpayer

Measure B Would Affect Only 280 Adult Performers In Los Angeles County In Colossal Waste Of Taxpayer
A detailed analysis of the adult entertainment industry’s medical testing database reveals only 280 performers live and work year-round in Los Angeles County and make up the bulk of scenes shot and subject to the provisions of Measure B, the so-called “Safer Sex” init... More »

NO On Government Waste Committee Responds to Fair Political Practices Commission With More Evidence

NO On Government Waste Committee Responds to Fair Political Practices Commission With More Evidence
In response to the Fair Political Practices Commission request for additional information, the No on Government Waste Committee, opponents to Measure B, the so-called “Safer Sex” initiative on the Nov. 6thballot in Los Angeles County, sent additional information on the AIDS... More »

Social Media Misconceptions

Social Media Misconceptions
As a social media marketing consultant and coach, I run into a few common misconceptions from people who are trying to delve into the world on social media marketing. It confuses people new to it, and people who’ve been using it for a while sometimes need a refresher. So with that… some... More »

Don't Feed Trolls On The Boards

Don't Feed Trolls On The Boards
Over the years, I have often joked with friends that my epitaph will read “Sarah Jayne: I knew her from the boards.” I am one of the original board whores. My first steps in the industry being made with the help of the community of the now-defunct Porncity BBS and since then there has ba... More »

Commitment To Prosecutions

Commitment To Prosecutions
In an interview recently published by the Daily Caller, the former chief of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section, Patrick Truman, revealed that Mitt Romney personally assured Truman earlier this year that Romney would “vigorously” prosecute porn... More »

EDUCATIONAL FEATURES

Fraudulent Brazilian Trademark Registrations Running Rampant

Although you might not think often about protecting your trademark rights in Brazil, you need to — even if you don’t yet have a single Brazilian customer. Scammers are constantly looking for... More »

E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools

Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted... More »

Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance

Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality... More »
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