Sex News: Beyoncé, Jiz Lee, Quora, minotaur porn, dominatrix woes

by Violet Blue on December 25, 2013

  • Ricky Saiz, who directed Beyoncé’s clip on a hot summer day in Brooklyn, said recently that he based the concept on George Michael’s “Freedom! ’90″ video. He also discussed Beyoncé’s nipple-emphasizing bodysuit. “Our stylist Karen Langley was incredible,” he said. “When she brought out that Tom Ford for YSL molded bodysuit with the pierced nipples, I was like, ‘No way that B is going to wear this.’ (…)
    Beyoncé Brings Sex to the Runway in ‘Yoncé’ (above, via Rolling Stone)

  • YAY!!!! Curve magazine in its January/February issue includes an article on leading queer sex trailblazers, including pornographers as well as popular queer porn star Jiz Lee on the cover.
    Porn Star Jiz Lee on Curve’s Cover (XBIZ)

  • PornHub is going strong with the press releases and getting prime placement with its PR. Take it all with a grain of PornHub-data-only salt. “In 2013, the US earned the distinction of being the first country tracked by Pornhub to watch the majority of its online porn on mobile phones. About 52% of [PornHub] porn consumption was on mobile phones this year, compared to 46% last year, according to Pornhub. That’s significantly higher than anywhere else.”
    The US now watches the majority of its online porn on mobile phones (QZ)
  • “As a gay man I’d like to set the record straight *coughs* once and for all, so that I’ll be able to join in a round of hot-or-not without having my opinion rejected with a What would you know?
    A Gay Man’s Guide To Hot Women (Sabotage Times)
  • Preston found perhaps one of the most arresting scientific papers published this year, a report on 10 hippo-neutering procedures European and Middle Eastern veterinarians performed. She describes the challenges of hippo castration, none of which I would have guessed.
    How To Castrate A Hippo (Popular Science)

  • A much-hyped protest for the right to go topless on Rio de Janeiro’s beaches fell flat Saturday when only a handful of women bared their chests for the movement. However, at least 100 photojournalists showed up… just in case there would be something to shoot.
    Topless protest against obscenity laws falls flat on Rio beach (The Globe and Mail)
  • “The opt-in filters also deny access to the Parliament and Government websites and the sites of politicians, including Claire Perry, the MP who has campaigned prominently for the introduction of filters.”
    The Best Story Yet About The UK’s Online Porn Filters (Forbes)

Violet Blue

The London Times named Violet Blue "One of the 40 bloggers who really count" and Self Magazine named TinyNibbles one of the “Best Sex Resources for Women.” Blue is an autodidact and pundit on sex and technology, hacking and security, porn for women, privacy and bleeding-edge tech culture. She is a journalist for ZDNet, CBS News, CNET; she's an educator, speaker, crisis counselor, volunteer NGO trainer, and the author and editor of over 40 award-winning books.

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