The folks who brought you mandatory condoms in porn wants the industry to give back cash it took from an adult-content kingpin arrested recently on suspicion of tax fraud.
The AIDS Healthcare Foundation says the No On Measure B campaign took $220,000 total from the mostly online juggernaut known as ... More >>
Updated at the bottom with reaction from the pro-condom camp. First posted at 9:07 a.m.
The co-founder a company that backed the porn industry's fight against mandatory condoms in L.A. county was arrested in Brussels on suspicion of tax evasion, according to reports.
The German publication Die Wel ... More >>
Updated at the bottom: The anti-condom folks say the contribution is "perfectly legal." First posted at 7:03 a.m.
Backers of the November ballot initiative that would mandate condoms in porn are questioning the largest financial contributor to the adult business' opposition campaign.
That happens ... More >>
XtubeTrent.We tried to stay away from the story of Trent Arsenault. We really did. With both hands. It's an icky tale.
He's the Bay Area guy who mass-donates sperm to women and couples who want to have children. He does so on his own, outside the white coats of sperm labs. And so he was rece ... More >>
mofos.comUpdated at the bottom with the AIDS Healthcare Foundation's response. First posted at 5:09 p.m.
The company that employed a porn star who might be HIV-positive today said the man did not continue to work, nor did he work with other performers, after a test indicated he might have th ... More >>
Americans have historically been as lawsuit-happy as we've been gun-happy, which may or may not be related. Witness a recent case in which a California mother sued McDonald's over Happy Meals. Now another California mother is suing the makers of Nutella over alleged false adver ... More >>
For the next 10 days, I'll be posting regularly from the Berlin International Film Festival (a.k.a. the Berlinale), generally considered to be the second largest festival in Europe (after Cannes) and, at 59, one of the oldest. This year, the Berlinale's international competition will feature the wor ... More >>
For the next 10 days, I'll be posting regularly from the Berlin International Film Festival
(a.k.a. the Berlinale), generally considered to be the second largest
festival in Europe (after Cannes) and, at 59, one of the oldest. This
year, the Berlinale's international competition will feature the wo ... More >>
This Week's Theater Pick
Leslie Jordan's Autobiographical Trip Down the Pink Carpet
If a zest for life is infectious, there's probably no more delightful a carrier than Leslie Jordan. A diminutive stage, film, Emmy Award-winning TV actor, and fugitive from the Bible Belt, Jordan regales us ... More >>