One part rapist, one part con-man; the story of the seemingly unconvictable Hy Doan.
Wednesday, March 9
Friday, March 4
The decades-long saga of Miami’s Take Once Cocktail Lounge, where you might get shot, your money will definitely be laundered, and everybody will know your name.
Tuesday, March 1
The man who brought together heat, yoga, monthly fees to use his methods, and raw sexuality, on allegations that he has slept with scores of his followers: “Only when they give me no choice! If they say to me, ‘Boss, you must fuck me or I will kill myself,’ then I do it! Think if I don’t! The karma!”
Sunday, February 27
On existing as a girl in the boy’s club that is the world.
Friday, February 25
At the very bottom of the porn totem pole is the “mope”, a barely paid assistant who hangs around and occasionally performs. Stephen Hill was mope-ing for Ultima Studios in exchange for pocket money and a place to crash. Learning he was going to be evicted, he sharpened a prop machete.
Sunday, February 20
The pecking order of All-Star Weekend sex-with-basketball-player-or-rapper hopefuls.
Friday, February 11
Brooklyn, Illinois has one of the most dense clusters of strip clubs and rubdown parlors in the entire country, drawing patrons from nearby St. Louis and its suburbs. Inside the clubs with the dancers, a strip club scholar, the mayor, and the regulars whose dollars keep the depressed local economy afloat.
Friday, February 4
Supply and demand paid-sex economics, ‘hobbyist’ internet message boards, and the power of reviews.
Wednesday, January 26
What has Ted Haggard, who left the New Life megachurch after admitting he purchased crystal meth and sexual favors from a male escort, been doing in the four years since? Selling insurance door to door and then… founding a new church and returning to the pulpit.
Monday, January 17
A famed attorney begins a transformation away from being a man; and dies after a companion shoves her under an oncoming train.
Thursday, January 13
On a Duke student’s now infamous Powerpoint presentation of her sexual history; binge-drinking, post-feminism, and Mario Kart.