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This edit, while I agree with most everything I was asked to do, is hitting me the hardest of any of my many edits. Pop culture, it seems, is fleeting and temporary. My nature is to argue about this because when I wrote the book, it was a real-time dialog. Just like the stuff here to the bloggie. Johnson, to be pissed at the Republican Party as a universe, not the fleeting, caricature that is Governor Perry. And you can talk about Elvis or Liberace, because they are enduring entertainers whose legacy will stand the test of time.
If you've ever wondered what your favorite porn star does in her spare time, glance at her Twitter feed, and you might find that her life is surprisingly normal. Yet showing off that normal life is likely a key to her overall career strategy. More and more, porn stars are taking to social media to craft a personal brand that proves they've got more on the brain than just sex, a tactic that might even help them cross over into the mainstream. A new crop of young porn stars aren't just freeze-frames on your video screens any more — they're animated Gifs on your Tumblr feed, alarmingly witty humorists on Twitter and ferocious bloggers who are just as willing to show you the pizza they ate for dinner as they are to show you their naked booty. These are porn stars who you're more likely to find parading around Comic-Con, speaking on panel discussions at universities and DJing at nightclubs than signing autographs at a porn convention, although they've been known to do that, too.
Venus Williams and Serena Williams have won their first two rounds at Wimbledon pretty easily, and won the first round of their women's doubles. And they look fabulous doing it! I have previously predicted that the sisters will meet each other in the women's final for the third time!