Condoms Set To Be Mandatory In Porn Industry

cover39After the mass exodus of the porn industry from California to Nevada in the last two years, some recent rumbling that Nevada health officials might try to enact a mandatory condom law for porn shoots following two recent on-set infections is likely to freak out a lot of porn companies that have moved there.

The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services and the state’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration have issued a joint statement saying “they are now reviewing whether to adopt similar rules for the adult film industry as those governing sex workers in Nevada’s legal brothels.” Currently condoms are required, even for oral sex, in all of Nevada’s whore houses, which are legal in all counties except Clark County, where Vegas is.

This follows on last year’s drama over California’s proposed Assembly Bill 1576, which drove even more porn companies than had already moved to contemplate a move to Nevada. Continue reading

And the winner for Most Gay Porn Googled Country is…

2Anti-gay laws and strong social stigma appear to be doing nothing to abate the curiosity of everyday people – with Kenya’s searches for gay sex outranking those of all Western countries.

Kenya tops the Google trends rankings for both ‘gay sex pics’ and ‘gay porn pics’, with an extraordinarily high search index. South Africa came second, followed by Nigeria and Pakistan, with the US & UK ranking a distant seventh and eighth.

92% of the Kenyan population agrees that homosexuality is ‘unacceptable’, while having sex “against the order of nature” in the country can carry a prison sentence of up to 21 years.

The Anti-Homosexuality Bill would introduce harsh punishments for homosexuality, with life imprisonment or the death penalty for ‘aggravated homosexuality’.