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Is the average life expectancy of a pornographic actor significantly lower than the rest of the population?

The average life expectancy for a porn star cannot be calculated with the data from Jennings. The analysis by Jennings states: when the death ages of these porn stars were averaged He has simply ...
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Can Porn lead to Erectile Dysfunction?

One study in Sexual Medicine, found that that porn use did not predict sexual dysfunction, but instead, predicted higher levels of sexual responsiveness. Another study analyzed European men from ...
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Is it true that Trump can't watch porn at the White House?

I would rate this as fairly plausible. A related story from the Bush era: During Bush's tenure, the White House's IT department blocked sites like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and most of MySpace. The ...
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Does watching pornography increase sexual performance in women?

The relevant research paper doesn't address the question as to whether or not pornography increases sexual performance in women. Sommet and Berent (2022) found a correlation: In contrast, among ...
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Was child porn found in the possession of Michael Jackson?

Firstly, the photos of child porn covers released on the internet are confirmed to be fake, by a police spokesperson. In a statement, police spokesperson Kelly Hoover told USA TODAY, "Some of the ...
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Are youths that watch violent X-rated material 6 times more likely to force others sexually?

Following the references, it appears that the factoid derives from the following study: Michele L. Ybarra, Kimberly J. Mitchell, Merle Hamburger, Marie Diener-West, and Philip J. Leaf, X-Rated ...
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Is availability of video pornography a main reason of sexual crimes in developing and under-developing countries?

Unfortunately I don't have a nice thesis to link you to - My Ex GF tried to do her PHD on this (Protective factors on the exposure of violent pornography with regards to violent crime), however it got ...
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No gay porn star self-identifies as bottom?

This is demonstrably untrue. At least one gay porn star identifies as a bottom. Obviously, NSFW things follow. Armond Rizzo is a gay porn star of some repute (254k Twitter followers), and the top ...
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Does banning fictional portrayal of child abuse reduce actual child abuse?

Short answer: At the time the laws were made there was no empirical evidence that fantasy material was linked to child abuse. Instead, the laws were formed solely based on moral and potential for harm ...
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Can Porn lead to Erectile Dysfunction?

Here's a list of about 17 studies that link porn use to sexual dysfunctions and lower arousal. The first 3 studies in the list demonstrate causation as participants eliminated porn use and healed ...
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Is the spread of internet porn reducing marriage rates?

The cause and effect relationship might be the other way around. People are using pornography because they aren't getting married (or having other forms of intimate relationships) as much as they ...
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Did nude pictures kick off the industry for photographs?

As written, I'd call this mostly false. There are 3 main forces that contributed to the demand for early photos: Famous people recorded for posterity Families documenting themselves. Newspapers ...
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Was child porn found in the possession of Michael Jackson?

Original radaronline.com accusations The original source of this story is radaronline.com. They also provide access to the mentioned police report from 2003[*]. Jackson was charged in 2003 with ...
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Is the average life expectancy of a pornographic actor significantly lower than the rest of the population?

To supplement the @English Student answer: If one collects and averages the ages at the time of death of professional soccer players, the result will be more or less the same. The peculiarities of the ...
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Is the spread of internet porn reducing marriage rates?

I find it highly unlikely that you can prove anything like this hypothesis by any statistical method. Even if some researchers believe it. Beeing a sceptic I find that the world is full of believers ...
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Did Feeras Antoon cheat porn star Mia Khalifa up to number 1 on PornHub?

Feeras Antoon is actually the CEO and owner of MindGeek Feeras Antoon is (according to his LinkedIn profile) currently CEO at Manwin Canada. According to this 2012 article in Die Welt he controls ...
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Does cuckolding porn usually involve interracial sex with an African-American male?

Apparently I can answer my own question well enough from one recent study: In order to offer contemporary porn references and some idea of the breadth of videos that are being tagged as cuckold, ...
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