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Today’s Lady News: NFL Star Lawrence Taylor Indicted In Teen Prostitute Sexual Assault

NFL star Lawrence Taylor has been indicted on charges of rape after allegations that he sexually assaulted a 16-year-old prostitute. The former Giants player was arrested on May 6 for…

Jessica Wakeman | June 23, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Quotable: Jennifer Love Hewitt’s Mom Is Proud Her Daughter Is A Prostitute

“My mom’s like, ‘I’m so proud. You’re pole dancing and you’re going to play a prostitute. Awesome!’ It’s like, ‘Yeah, it’s what you always dreamed about, mama!’ But…

Susannah Breslin | June 3, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Sex With Older Men For Gifts And Money? Vanity Fair’s Sugar Baby Couldn’t Go Through With It

Writer Melanie Berliet wanted to take the plunge, quit her day job, and pursue freelance writing full-time. No steady paycheck, no health insurance, no safety net. So Berliet joined SeekingArrangements.com,…

Jessica Wakeman | May 26, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Bonetown: “The World’s First Action-Adventure Porno Video Game”

OK, makers of “Bonetown,” you win: we will draw more attention to your racist, sexist, morally depraved video game by writing about it.

“Bonetown” touts itself as “the…

Jessica Wakeman | May 19, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Football Star Lawrence Taylor Accused In Rape Of 15-Year-Old Girl

Another day, another sports star accused of rape: Lawrence Taylor, a former football player for the New York Giants, was arrested today for allegedly sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl. The…

Jessica Wakeman | May 6, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Iceland Bans All Strip Clubs

Iceland has passed a law to shut down all strip clubs, making it illegal for any business to profit from the nudity of its employees.

Well, duh. It’s…

Jessica Wakeman | March 27, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Swiss Prostitutes Can Save Your Life

If you are so old that having sex could stop your heart, you probably shouldn’t be doing it. Unfortunately, that isn’t stopping old geezers from hitting up brothels in Lugano,…

Nikki Dowling | February 22, 2010 - 8:50 pm

Your Grandma’s A Whore! Check Out “Frauenzimmer,” A New German Documentary

One film in particular has shaken up the Berlin International Film Festival taking place this week: “Frauenzimmer,” a documentary by 28-year-old filmmaker Saara Aila Waasner which follows three grandmother-aged women…

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2010 - 8:00 pm

The First Male Prostidude Is A Prostidud, According To An Undercover Client

I know we’ve all been eagerly awaiting the opening of The Shady Lady Ranch since it was greenlighted a couple of weeks ago in Nevada. Good news! They hired their…

Ami Angelowicz | February 3, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Beware Of Your Man’s Vacation To The Dominican Republic

A few years ago a big secret was revealed: American men would flock to Brazil for secret sex getaways. But now that this is known, the Dominican Republic has replaced…

Annika Harris | January 27, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Carrying 3 Condoms In D.C. Makes You A Prostitute

Carrying three or more condoms in Washington, D.C. isn’t a sign that you’re a responsible adult who has a big night ahead of you, instead it could mean you’re a…

Annika Harris | January 11, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Nevada OKs First “Prostidude” Ranch

The state of Nevada proved that they don’t discriminate. Officials have rubber stamped the Shady Lady Ranch, the first all-male bordello for female customers about 150 miles outside of Las…

Ami Angelowicz | January 8, 2010 - 6:40 pm

Free Sex With A Postcard For Delegates At The World Climate Summit

Giggle. Talk about a hilarious attempt by Gropenehagen Copenhagen’s Lord Mayor Ritt Bjerregaard to keep a somber tone while hosting the World Climate Summit (COP15). She sent postcards out to…

Jessica Goldberg | December 8, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Quotable: Ashley Dupre Is Way Classier Than Those Tiger Woods Skanks

“Here you have all these girls accepting gifts, money, trips from Tiger in exchange for sex — all the while knowing he is married. … And now they all can’t…

Susannah Breslin | December 4, 2009 - 2:20 pm

Prostitution Is A Family Affair For “Secret Diary Of A Call Girl” Blogger

Last weekend, the once-anonymous writer behind the Secret Diary Of A Call Girl books revealed her real identity. Now everyone in the world knows 34-year-old neurotoxicologist Dr. Brooke Magnanti penned…

Jessica Wakeman | November 18, 2009 - 4:40 pm

The Hooker Behind “Secret Diary Of A Call Girl” Comes Clean!

For years, only six people knew the true identity of Belle, an anonymous call girl who wrote about her adventures in sex work at the blog Diary of a London

Jessica Wakeman | November 16, 2009 - 2:20 pm

Female Phillies Fan Offers Sex For World Series Tickets

It’s been raining cats and dogs here in New York City for the last 24 hours, but hopefully it’ll clear up tonight for game one of the World Series between…

Wendy Atterberry | October 28, 2009 - 12:00 pm

The Difference Between A Prostitute And A Sex Therapist

Meet Mare Simone. She’s a 54-year-old woman who’s had sex with over 1,500 men for money but says she’s not a prostitute. She’s what’s called a sexual therapist, a profession…

Wendy Atterberry | October 27, 2009 - 12:20 pm

Money Honeys: The Freakonomics Guys On The Economics Of Prostitution

If you’re anything like me, the life of a high-class prostitute has intrigued you since Secret Diary Of A Call Girl. But note I said high-class prostitute: this career choice…

Jessica Wakeman | October 22, 2009 - 12:50 pm

John McCain Wants President Obama To Pardon Boxer Jack Johnson

Back in the early 1900s, boxer Jack Johnson was charged with violating the Mann Act, which forbid “transporting women across state lines for immoral purposes.” This act was intended to…

Catherine Strawn | October 16, 2009 - 8:15 pm