Today Porn Moguls Larry Flynt (Hustler Magazine) and Joe Francis (Girls Gone Wild) asked the federal government for bailout funds. Apparently the DVD sales are way down.
Hustler magazine entrepreneur Flynt claims adult DVD sales have plummeted in the last 12 months, with figures down 22 per cent from 2007.
He says, “With all this economic misery and people losing all that money, sex is the farthest thing from their mind. It’s time for Congress to rejuvenate the sexual appetite of America.”
Meanwhile, Girls Gone Wild creator Francis is planning to travel to Washington D.C. to make his point heard, because he’s adamant the porn industry is a key part of the U.S. economy – just like the financial and motor institutions.
Indeed, the senators and congressmen in Washington have gotten used to have dirtballs sitting in front of them, asking for money, so why not these guys