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The Health of Pornography in LA, Part 2: Sex is Safer in Nevada Brothels than Porn Sets

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Dr. Sharon Mitchell of Adult Industry Medical (AIM) Healthcare Foundation talks to audience members at Zócalo's Cocktail Hour

With all the talk of the economy and morality (see Part 1) at last night's panel, Dirty Business: Should the Porn Industry Be Saved?, one subject prevailed during cocktail hour among the audience that as comprised of the curious, the perverts, health officials, and industry folks: sexually transmitted diseases.

And that tone of that was set largely due to an outburst by pornstar Anita Cannibal (myspace) during Q & A that led to security ejecting her from the auditorium:

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Classic line of the night: "Thank you for not tasering me, I appreciate that."

However, as security escorted Cannibal outside, audience members became more interested in what she had to say. So why was it that Zócalo staff avoided her when she raised her hand for a question? Despite her emotional demeanor, Cannibal is somewhat of an expert in pornstar sexual health safety, previously speaking as a panelist on topics at UCLA and other engagements.