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NBC Rejects Porn Site Jasmin.com’s Emmy Awards Ad

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Quick: what do you think is the top adult entertainment brand in the world? Playboy? Hustler? PornHub? Turns out, it’s none of the above. That throne belongs to Jasmin.com, a lesser-known camming site that has grown to pull in nearly a million dollars in revenue every day.

That little known fact could remain a secret as long as major cable networks have anything to say about it. Jasmin.com has been denied from running a relatively tame advertisement during the upcoming Emmy Awards. Megan Morahan of NBC Universal’s ad sales team told them:

I ran your spot by our standards group, and unfortunately we cannot accept advertising for Jasmin.com.

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‘All You Need Is Hand': Pornhub Hires Creative Director to Soil Beatles’ Greatest Hits

The campaign poster that won Nuri Gulver his new job. (Image via Pornhub)

After months of deliberation by one of the world’s largest porn sites and its community, Pornhub has finally chosen a Creative Director to help the site break into the mainstream.

Pornhub held a contest over the past few months to find a new Creative Director, in which candidates submitted “Safe For Work” advertisements for Pornhub. A dozen of the contest’s best were chosen as finalists from thousands of submissions. Among the top-ranking campaign ideas were “Everyone’s got a ritual. Discover yours,” and “America’s Largest Do-It-Yourself Website.” From those, Nuri Gulver’s “All You Need Is Hand” campaign won Best in Show. Read More

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If You’re Starting a Porn Site, Don’t Name It Tube8 or Else You’ll Get Sued

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Manwin, the owner of your incognito browser’s favorite porn websites, is filing a suit against 24 websites for allegedly piggybacking off the Tube8 brand. Shifty competitors are tricking porn peruses into believing they’re on Tube8.com, which is one of the world’s most popular porn sites, by using variations of the words “tube” and “8” in the domain. Read More

Survey Says

OMG, Don’t Stop: People of ‘Very Religious’ U.S. Cities Love Porn

Phallic Huntsville. (Photo: Flickr)

Who knew? Some of America’s most-religious cities love thumping their own Bibles while watching porn. Naughty emporium PornHub combined a Gallup study of “very religious” towns with traffic coming from those areas. The data was pulled from five months of hard research.

Huntsville, AL, which has the nickname of Rocket City so let’s all laugh, has 23.8 views per capita despite the fact that more than half of its residents identify it as “very religious.” Cities in other Southern states rounded out the top five, including Montgomery, AL, Little Rock, Baton Rouge, and Augusta, GA. Read More