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Showtime Renews Seymore Butts Reality Show
Jul 28, 2004 1:04 PM PDTShowtime has picked up the Seymore Butts reality TV show for a third season. “Family Business” will return to the cable television network in January 2005.
Media Blitz Ballyhooing Los Angeles' X-Con II
Jul 28, 2004 11:16 AM PDTX-Con II is promoting its upcoming adult star event with a media blitz featuring live appearances on Howard Stern’s program, KSEXradio, and Playboy Radio. The meet-the-porn-stars happening is taking place on Sunday, August 1 at Entertanium Studios in Downtown, Los Angeles.
Calif. Website ‘Distributors’ Not Immune From Defamation Suits
Jul 28, 2004 9:39 AM PDTIn a case of particular interest to website companies operating in California, the state’s Court of Appeal said that operators who knowingly repeat a defamatory remark are not immune from liability under the Communications Decency Act because the CDA does not immunize distributors.
TabooRevenue Adds DiscreetEntertainment
Jul 28, 2004 9:11 AM PDTTabooRevenue announced today the addition of DiscreetEntertainment’s sponsor program to their client list.
Doc Johnson Previews High Joy Online Vibrator
Jul 28, 2004 8:03 AM PDTHigh Joy said it has invented a technology that works inside a Doc Johnson vibrator that can be operated remotely in order to provide sexual stimulation online.
NoCreditCard.com Offering New Dialer
Jul 27, 2004 4:10 PM PDTNoCreditCard.com is offering adult webmasters an anonymous payment option that does not require users to provide credit card information online. By utilizing this new U.S. dialer, users pay under $1 per minute, and the webmasters can earn 20 cents a minute.
Playboy ‘Sexpert’ Organizes Festival in Jamaica
Jul 27, 2004 3:03 PM PDTPlayboy “sexpert” Juli Ashton announced she is organizing the "Soul Days New Moon Ja’am" festival in Jamaica, a four-day event that is “part celebrity fantasy vacation, part music festival and part erotic boot camp.”
Here She Is, Miss Transsexual
Jul 27, 2004 12:48 PM PDTChicago showgirl Mimi Marks has won the “The World’s Most Beautiful Transsexual Pageant,” which took place recently at the Riviera Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Marks competed against 35 contestants in what was billed as the first ever beauty contest for transgender individuals.
EroticaFest 2004 Lineup, Sponsors Announced
Jul 27, 2004 11:35 AM PDTEroticaFest 2004 will feature live nude ringside wrestling from Carmen Electra’s Naked Women’s Wrestling League, as well as performances by Alien Ant Farm and Poet Name Life from Black Eyed Peas. The event coincides with the Internext-Expo in Hollywood, Fla., on Aug. 14
Congressmen Push Email Privacy Act
Jul 27, 2004 9:52 AM PDTFour members of the U.S. House of Representatives recently introduced the Email Privacy Act for congressional consideration. The proposed law would stiffen the eavesdropping statutes already on the books, and “modernize America's privacy laws,” stated Rep. Jay Inslee, D-Wash., a cosponsor of the bill.
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Q&A: Holiday Products Founder Moe Levy Reflects on Decades of Career Accomplishments
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AWSummit’s Alexandru Gheorghe Has Eyes Set on Growth
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