John Waters calls heterosexual porn obscene

“Someone said ‘it’s not making love, it’s making hate’. Especially heterosexual porn. I think in the gay porn you can tell they’re both in on it. In some of the hetero porn [with] the [treatment of] women you cannot tell.”

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Openly gay filmmaker John Waters, in an interview with the BBC, in which he stated internet pornography as a whole is obscene, but heterosexual pornography and its treatment of women is particularly damning. (BBC)

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Someone said ‘it’s not making love, it’s making hate’. Especially heterosexual porn.
“I think in the gay porn you can tell they’re both in on it. In some of the hetero porn [with] the [treatment of] women you cannot tell

 

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Rhuaridh Marr is Metro Weekly's assistant editor and covers cars, technology, and gaming. He is usually found with a controller in one hand and a smartphone in the other, and can be reached at rmarr@metroweekly.com.

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