In this era of digital-living, porn isn't shocking anymore. But on the other hand, it is mind-boggling to see how ill-informed people are when it comes to the reality of this business. The heavily-stigmatized adult industry is often backed by assumptions instead of facts.
Porn stars aren't particularly keen on being studied. But they are the focus of great public interest and moral debate, which may explain why one man's in-depth analysis of adult film performers went viral last week. The average adult film actress is a brunette with a B-cup named Nikki, at least according to blogger Jon Millward, who spent six months analyzing the demographics of 10, porn stars drawn from the Internet Adult Film Database.
Jump to navigation. Cyberporn is giving rise to a new form of sexual compulsiveness. The Internet is the "crack cocaine" of sexual addiction.
Right now, 30, people are watching porn. And to meet that vast demand, a new porn video is produced every 39 minutes. That's according to YouTube channel All Time 10swhich has compiled 10 incredible facts about the porn industry video above. Our favorite: 20 percent of men admit to accessing porn while at work.
It seems like it would be pretty basic and straightforward, right? Knowledge is power. The more we understand about the porn industry and those who work within it, the more we can talk to others about the proven harmful effects from a fully informed perspective.
It's a multibillion-dollar industry, and one fraught with secrets. Yup, you read that right. Digestion is largely considered to be an unwelcome guest at the anal sex table, if you will.
Housed in an inscrutable constellation of warehouses in Chatsworth and Van Nuys, most adult-entertainment studios, distributors and manufacturing companies operate out of the sight and consciousness of Valley residents. The industry is dominated by small studios, each with several dozen employees, that crank out scores of movies and videos a year. David Feldman, owner of Pipedream Products, employs workers in a ,square-foot warehouse in Chatsworth.
Don't worry, it's sorta safe for work. And as captivating as a steamy novel. Sex sells you've heard it a thousand times, because it's so true. There's no better example than 50 Shades of Grey author E.
At any given moment, there are people watching pornography. How could so many people know about something, but still not know anything about it? And even then, everything I learned about the adult film industry came filtered through the lens of academia.