The seriousness with which Phillips treats Lohan, Lima and Grey prompts a series of uncomfortable questions: Why do I know who these women are? Why do so many of us care so much about them? What is it that makes millions of people love them, and millions of others hate them?
It seems to me she should have been praised for helping children to understand the importance of literacy and the joy of reading. What does it matter to a group of school children what someone does or used to do for work?
Sasha Gray has done it, Tracy Lords and Ron Jeremy have been doing it for years and Jenna Jameson wants to do it on Broadway. Adult film actors are making the transition to traditional entertainment work.