Playboy Magazine Revives Nudity

A year after removing nudity from its publication, Playboy Magazine has decided that life is better without clothes, after all. In fall 2015, the company made the controversial decision that, beginning in spring 2016, its celebrated Playmate pictorials would no longer contain full nudity. Playboy is now reversing course and will return to the format […]

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The Six Weirdest Sexually Suggestive Infomercials

As absurd as they typically are, infomercials are oddly hypnotic and sometimes compulsively watchable. They’re also often downright weird, loaded with bizarre dramatized scenes, outlandish hosts, excessively enthusiastic endorsements . . . and sexually suggestive products and sequences. Sex sells, after all, and that’s one thing infomercials never seem to forget, even if the results […]

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Mr. Skin Debuts on AE On Demand and AE Unlimited

Fast Times at Ridgemont High is an ’80s classic loaded with memorable scenes, but for many people, one moment stands out in particular. In a lusty dreamy sequence, Phoebe Cates emerges from a pool, removes her top, walks toward the camera and pretty much single-handedly earns the movie’s R rating. “The boys just love Phoebe,” […]

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Jacky St. James Calls Out Anti-Porn Activists

Actor Rashida Jones says forward-thinking women need to reclaim porn as a feminist space. Jacky St. James‘s response? “Hey, we’re already here.” Jones is poised to make a sequel to her controversial anti-porn documentary Hot Girls Wanted, one that will explore the alienating nature of contemporary relationships in relation to sex and tech. In a […]

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Paltrow’s Latest Bad Advice: Putting Jade Eggs in Your Vag

In a memorable scene from Woody Allen‘s Annie Hall, protagonist Alvy Singer finds himself asking passers-by what they do to keep their sex lives interesting. “With your wife in bed, does she need some kind of artificial stimulation?” he queries one man strolling down the street. “We use a large vibrating egg,” the man responds, […]

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AE Predicts the Hottest Porn Trends for 2017

What will tease and tantalize your fantasy life in 2017? Adult Empire’s bloggers peer into a crystal ball — or should that be a Kegel ball? — and predict the stars and trends that will shape the upcoming year. Join Dallas, Kendra, Madison and Margo for a peek into what’s in store! Pornstars “Felicity Feline […]

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A Look Back at 2016 in Porn & Sex

2016 has been an incredible, almost unbelievable year, for reasons both good and bad. How did it shape up when it came to porn and sex? We offer our yearly retrospective of both, as seen through the eyes of the Adult Empire Blog. January 1/12: The Playboy mansion is put up for sale. 1/15: Former […]

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