Dont mess with Texas

by jaredmoshe
May 4, 2005 11:19 AM
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A moment of silence please for the sexy cheerleader. I don't know if this law actually means anything or if it's just a waste of time, legislative showboating maneuver ala this (a reminder for all those Cannes-bound). But I think it's in no-way coincidental that this move comes against a phenomena that gave us one of the classic porn movies at a time when porn has become mainstream. Now I am no connoisseur of pornography (When I first heard of Behind Deep Throat I thought it had to do with Nixon and Watergate), nor particularly knowledgeable about it, but I have been told that the triumvirate of classic porn (the films that gave birth to the world as we now know it) are Deep Throat, Behind the Green Door, and Debbie Does Dallas. And of those, it is the last that has spawned countless sequels, spin-offs and remakes, one off-Broadway show, and who knows what else, which all led to and are the indirect targets of the aforementioned law. I