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Did 90210 star AnnaLynne McCord accidentally tweet a topless photo of her nipple?

Twitter’s great, isn’t it? Celebrities and their fans can get closer than ever, communicating directly without the need for PR teams to get in the way. Er, kind of. Anyway, 90210 star AnnaLynne McCord has allegedly gone so far as to tweet a topless photo of herself that includes her nipple. A re-edited, cropped version … Continue reading

End of the road for the Obscene Publications Act?

Since 1857, delicate British sensibilities have been protected by the Obscene Publications Act, which outlaws anything that is intended to ‘deprave or corrupt’. But the act, which has in the past been used against the likes of Lady Chatterley’s Lover and the magazine Oz, looks to be in tatters this week after a London jury … Continue reading

Lindsay Lohan Playboy photos leak online

Those much-anticipated Lindsay Lohan Playboy photos have leaked online. Featuring a blonde Lohan against a red curtain backdrop, the images are a long way from the rumoured full frontal pictures that had been hinted at last month. Breasts? Yes, plenty. But beyond that? Not so much. The Lindsay Lohan issue of Playboy, which hits stores … Continue reading

Lindsay Lohan Playboy cover photo leaked online

The cover for Lindsay Lohan’s upcoming Playboy nude photoshoot has leaked online. The image was not due to be revealed for another week, with the magazine hitting newsstands in late December. But it has appeared on numerous websites, and has started to generate quite a bit of buzz. Despite earlier reports that Lohan would be … Continue reading

XXX porn domains now available, but will they be used to censor the internet?

The .xxx domain names, previously only available as part of a restricted pre-sale, are now generally available. But with their release comes concern at the prospect that they could be used to censor sites containing sexual material, and some people fear that porn sites could eventually be forced away from the .com world altogether. Critics … Continue reading

David Guterson wins bad sex award for fifth novel Ed King

American writer David Guterson has won this year’s bad sex award, beating off competition from the likes of Haruki Murakami and Lee Child. Guterson won for his fifth novel, a re-imagining of the Oedipus myth titled Ed King. Guterson was not able to collect his award in person, but accepted his victory in good grace. … Continue reading

Literary Review prepares to announce winner of the 2011 Bad Sex award

The Literary Review is shortly to announce the winner of its annual Bad Sex award. The presentation will take place in December, but a shortlist of 12 title has already been drawn up and the 19th year of the awards looks set to be one of the finest. The nominees come from Britain, the US, … Continue reading

Taylor Swift threatens legal action over alleged topless photo

Taylor Swift has reportedly threatened to take legal action against a website that claims to have an alleged topless photo of the singer. Swift’s lawyers claim that the woman in the photo is not Swift, and that the website must take it down immediately. The website is said to be considering its options over what … Continue reading

Porn star Francois Sagat to lead master class at New York museum

French porn star Francois Sagat is to lead a master class at New York’s Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), to tie in with MAD’s show Francois Sagat: The New Leading Man. The master class will take place on Saturday November 19th, and will be accompanied by various film screenings dedicated to Sagat’s work. Sagat … Continue reading

Tiona Smith video is latest Twitter craze

The list of girls becoming famous via Twitter for, er, unusual reasons has just got a little longer. Following in the footsteps of the likes of Amber Cole, April Pratt and Cierra Wilson, Tiona Smith is trending in a number of countries following the release of a video in which a young woman, allegedly Smith, … Continue reading