Site not look beautiful? Click here

AEE and AVN 2010

Notes from a former strike-out artist while attending the Adult Entertainment Expo.

If I’m surrounded by so much porn, why am I so sad?

January 14th, 2010

Notes from a former strike-out artist while attending the Adult Entertainment Expo.

  • adult

    But for the past two years, UNLV sociologists have studied and surveyed the porn-convention crowd. In late December, they published their results.

  • AEE

    A trip through "porny land" with a feminist in fishnet.

  • AEE

    Some couples worry about their partners straying while at work, imagine what the boyfriends of porn stars must go through.

  • AEE

    Who doesn't want to see boobs in 3D?

  • AEE

    Think of the Real Touch like a Wii for men's manly bits. Simply insert member, affix eyes to screen and enjoy.

  • AEE

    She comes with five distinct personalities and was inspired by Sept. 11.

  • AEE

    Even with its eye candy, the Clitoraid booth at AEE stood out.

  • adult

    Sidore Kuroneko was everything Dave was looking for in a mate. Except she's a Real Doll.

  • AEE

    Sex coach and author of "Great Sex for Hard Times," Kim Switnicki has outlined some simple tips to spice up your love life without breaking ...

  • AEE

    At this year's AVN Awards, plenty of films with political thrust.

  • AEE

    Digital Playground's head honcho discusses how he first got into the industry and why those trips to Disneyland really paid off.

  • adult

    Jenna Haze’s mouth is covered in white goo. A crowd of men are watching and there are cameras everywhere. Except this time the porn starlet ...

  • AEE

    Adult film star gets naked for the sake of animals, not just her career

  • AEE

    Why is Kayden Kross doing homework at strip clubs?

  • adult

    Tera Patrick can add "author" and - shortly - "burlesque performer" to her already impressive resume.

  • adult

    In a magenta cocktail dress fit for a charity gala, Michelle Sinclair is the picture of a Hollywood A-lister. Except she’s better known as “the ...

  • AEE

    A brothel that also films porn. Makes perfect sense, right?

  • adult

    Pink Visual bucks trends of going big, actually being in exhibit hall

  • Nightlife

    We've got your AVN afterparty itinerary riiiiiight here and it feels soooo good.

  • Get More AEE and AVN 2010 Stories
  • Nightlife

    Welcome to your party checklist. From beach clubs to beats, we've got everything you need for five days of MDW fun, aka Biggest Weekend Ever.

  • Nightlife

    Four alternatives to this weekend's big nightlife parties.

  • Music

    The Philharmonic is reaching out to untapped ears: “I want to break down all of these walls. I want them to feel they can go ...

  • As We See It

    Cates isn't thinking too much about strategy going into Last Cowboy Standing. He’s focused on having a good time and making the best of the ...

  • Music

    Also on the bill: Brandon Flowers, Shamir, Duran Duran, Hozier, Weezer, Major Lazer, Run the Jewels and more.

  • Nightlife

    Where the music is sweet (and so are the Jell-O shots). It's time to get down with your bad self!

  • Reviews

    From shortrib-stuffed cannelloni to branzino livornese, everything sounds good on Julian Serrano's massive menu of Italian treasures.

  • Dining

    Espresso is front and center at the new Green Valley coffee house, with only one "sweetened" drink on the menu.

  • A&E

    "Their preservation and activation is vital to downtown's revitalization."

  • Music

    Playing their most successful album in full, the headliners put forth one of the best sets I've seen this year.

  • Dining News

    Also, small plates make the menu at Andre's and move from Lago to Hyde.

  • Dining News

    Plus: A Korean cooking class at Roy's and a St. Jude's fundraiser at Ra Sushi.

  • Dining

    Hurry in for the limited-time Le Grande Burger. Come back for the scallops and spring pea pasta.

  • As We See It

    The Last Cowboy Standing competition is complemented with three days of country music and slices of Western life.

  • Dining

    The small but scrumptious food menu is complemented by a vast assortment of drinks like frappuccinos and fruit-ades.

  • The Sunday

    Leading up to Memorial Day and Veterans Day, Marianne Schwartz and George Barnett station themselves at local grocery stores to hand out poppies in honor ...

  • As We See It

    The artist has already conducted more than 1,000 self-weddings in Brooklyn, New Orleans and even at Burning Man.

  • A&E

    Also, Rumpshaker Storytelling at the Writer's Block and Craig Ferguson at Cosmopolitan.

  • A&E

    Ross is no slouch, but Attell, one of the most respected comics’ comics in the game, was on a different level.

Real Time Analytics