took a close look at a growing, though largely unexplored, section of the adult film industry: "amateur" porn.
These "amateurs" are 18- to 21-year-old women who are pulled into the industry, lured by promises of easy money and fame, without really understanding the nature of the job.
star Rashida Jones and her current beau, President Obama's speechwriter Jon Favreau, were spotted in the lobby of the Charleston, Jon's swanky apartment building in Arlington, Virginia.
When you go search for porn, the first stuff that pops up is not the stuff I wanted to see.
It was very violent and abusive, and it was hard for me to find something to reflect my desires.
It was amazing."RJ: "But I will say that millennials are more at ease with transitioning back and forth from their public persona to their private life.
I feel kind of sweaty when I'm trying to present myself on social media. And in doing that you learn who likes you and who doesn't — literally, based on who "Likes" you and who doesn't on your page. There was a study that showed that straight men are turned on by straight porn and gay men are turned on by gay porn. Animal sex, fantasies, gay sex, orgies, everything. So let us be complex and be turned on by all types of different things — not just male fantasies."Ronna Gradus: “I think the burning question was, ‘What makes people think that this behavior is okay?
So it isn’t quite intimacy, and there’s all these thing that are missing, like the way somebody smells when you’re in a room or picking up the subtleties of tone when you’re texting — all of these things that make humans really interesting just flatten out when you’re dealing with them online. Unless somebody uses aggressive language, if you meet somebody in person, you have to follow up with them."RJ: "Working in this space has for sure affected my relationship with porn.
To be honest, I struggled even before we started working together [on the show].
Actress Rashida Jones has produced an excellent Netflix documentary and follow-up series to examine the ramifications of such widespread pornography use.
explore important, under-asked questions about porn, sexual socialization, feminism, labor rights, relationships, loneliness, and technology.
Jon attended the College of the Holy Cross, graduating as valedictorian.