condoms / porn / STDs

HIV Outbreak Brings Up the Same Old Porn Issues

As of late, I’ve been following the press surrounding the recent outbreak of HIV in the porn industry that caused several porn companies to halt production. This unfortunate event has many contemplating, yet again, ways to make the industry safer for performers. By way of Tracy-Clack Flory’s interview with starlet Madison Young, I learned something … Continue reading

Marriage / porn / Relationships / Sex / women

Why Elizabeth Gilbert Has Me Thinking About Porn

I’m currently reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s much-dissed Committed and I must say I’m enjoying it. So far what’s resonating with me most is the not-new idea that marriages based on love are incredibly volatile, as opposed to marriages, say, predicated on class and obligation. Two years into my love-based marriage, I’d be daft to comment on … Continue reading