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Sizing Up Porn's Power to Crush the American Workforce - Businessweek -
2013-09-09 15:49:08 GMT
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"Buried in Friday morning’s rather dismal jobs report was a particularly strange bit of government data: The motion picture and sound recording industry shed more than 22,000 jobs in August, a six-percent drop over July’s number and the biggest workforce decline of any sector last month."
"A couple of theories are buzzing around the Internet about what’s behind this dramatic turn of events—and in true Internet style, the theory about porn has proven the most popular. The Washington Post’s Jim Tankersley made the case that those lost movie-and-music jobs had something to do with a week-long shutdown in the porn industry from late August, following news that an actress had tested positive for HIV."
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