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Sex Lives of Inked People: Melissa Petro

February 5 2013

MELISSA PETRO: SEX WORKER I became a sex worker at 19 years old while living as a student abroad in Mexico. I started working as a stripper in a club called La Trampa—translated, “the tramp” or “the trap or snare.”… [ read more ]

L is for Love

January 21 2013

“We wanted to show that marriage is great between any two people in love.” — Whitney Mixter If anyone objects to the marriage of this couple, The Real L Word’s Sara Bettencourt and Whitney Mixter … well, read this before… [ read more ]

Underdogs: Animal Planet’s Pit Bulls & Parolees

December 13 2012

Underdogs abandoned by society, wayward canines and criminals are given another chance at Villalobos Rescue Center, featured on Animal Planet’s Pit Bulls & Parolees. Meet Tania Torres and Mariah Harmony, two young ladies who work at the center and are… [ read more ]

Amandalynn & Lady Mags

October 2 2012

I’m watching paint dry—actually bake in the sun—and I haven’t been this awestruck by an edifice in New York City since I first saw the American Radiator Building. A few weeks ago Amandalynn and Lady Mags promised to paint an… [ read more ]

Levy’s About To Break

November 28 2011

Maison Close lingerie; Topshop jewelry. Levy Tran is a regular girl—a girl you’d see in a grocery store, at the mall, or at the gym. She’s the girl next door. But when she gets in front of a camera, something… [ read more ]