March 10, 2014

LESSONS ON PRIVACY from a porn star. “You cannot expect your legal name to remain a secret, and a stage name will not fool people who recognize you. . . . But this same lack of context is something any of us can experience. It’s what happens when any ill-advised tweet or embarrassing Facebook picture goes viral. Ten years ago, I would have judged people over the course of several conversations. Now I evaluate them based on a few snippets of their social media presence.” We’re all porn stars now, except for the paychecks.