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Asia Adult Expo Set for August
May 7, 2013 7:15 AM PDTThe Asia Adult Expo & Conference announced today that it will be held this year at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from Aug 29-31.
Senate Passes Online Sales Tax Bill
May 6, 2013 4:30 PM PDTThe Senate on Monday passed a bill that would empower states to require businesses with more than $1 million in out-of-state sales to collect taxes for products they sell on the Internet.
Rick's Cabaret Opens Temptations Club in Sulphur, La.
May 6, 2013 11:15 AM PDTA subsidiary of Rick's Cabaret International Inc. has opened a new Temptations gentlemen's club in Sulphur, La. The 6,000-square-foot club has a 24-hour liquor license.
Sasha Grey's Erotic Novel Debuts Thursday
May 6, 2013 10:30 AM PDTFormer porn star Sasha Grey swapped the silver screen for graphite scrawls in her latest career twist: an erotic novel called “The Juliette Society,” which debuts Thursday.
Feminist Porn Mini Con to Be Held at UCSB
May 3, 2013 3:30 PM PDTThe Feminist Porn Mini Con will be held at UC Santa Barbara on Wednesday to celebrate the publication of “The Feminist Porn Book: The Politics of Producing Pleasure” and showcase the impact of feminist and queer pornography on the adult industry.
Adam & Eve Online: 37% Sales Hike in 1st Quarter
May 3, 2013 12:45 PM PDTOnline retail sales were substantially up in the first quarter of the year for AdamAndEve.com, the company says.
Nina Mercedez to Launch 'La Scorpia' Swimwear
May 2, 2013 2:30 PM PDTFormer Vivid star Nina Mercedez announced the impending launch of her new limited-edition swimwear line, “La Scorpia” on Twitter last week.
Better Sex by Sinclair Institute Announces Erotic Fiction Writing Contest
May 2, 2013 2:15 PM PDTBetter Sex is launching an Erotic Fiction Contest with the theme “Female Fantasies” beginning May 1.
Scholarly 'Porn Studies' Journal to Bow in 2014
May 2, 2013 8:00 AM PDTA scholarly journal studying the effects of cultural and historical porn will make its debut in the spring of 2014.
Holiday Products to Distribute Booty Parlor
May 1, 2013 8:15 AM PDTHolidays Products has been selected as a distributor of Booty Parlor, a beauty and lifestyle brand for women, to help expand its market reach.
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