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01/31/2016 09:12 am ET Updated Feb 01, 2016

13 Things Gay Porn Stars Are Tired Of Hearing

"When are you going to get a real job?

Queer adult entertainers and sex workers face an intense amount of scrutiny and grief from both outside and inside of the queer community.

Sex work is real work and those who make a living in this industry deserve the same rights and protections as everyone else. However, that doesn't mean the stigma they face doesn't affect these adult entertainers and they often experience microaggressions from those that may not even realize or understand the effect of their words.

In video above, adult film stars break down some of the most irritating comments that they hear on a regular basis. From "What are your plans after porn?" to "How does porn impact your relationships?" these questions are both delegitimizing and fraught with assumptions about porn as a career choice.

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