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The Risky Business of and Viruses

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It was a typical day at work on a set: a standard three-way. Slick with the sweat of mutual exertions, we were focused intently on performing the XXX Cirque du Soleil-inspired stunts that are typical of sex, and I never felt the cut until I saw the blood. This tiny cut, probably from a fingernail, brought the scene to a grinding halt.

Everyone had the same thought on seeing the blood that I did. No one had to say it.

Up until that point, I’d thoughtlessly felt safe from STDs at work. After all, we followed the adult industry protocols. Before the scene, for example, we’d swapped tests declaring us STD/HIV free. But now I started thinking about how those tests were 10 days old. I— or any one of my scene partners that day—could have filmed 10-20 scenes or more in

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Edited Transcript of KAR earnings conference call or presentation 7-May-20 12:30pm GMT

Carmel May 28, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of KAR Auction Services Inc earnings conference call or presentation Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 12:30:00pm GMT

* Eric M. Loughmiller

KAR Auction Services, Inc. – Executive VP & CFO

* James P. Hallett

KAR Auction Services, Inc. – Chairman & CEO

KAR Auction Services, Inc. – VP of IR & Treasurer

* Craig R. Kennison

Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division – Director of Research Operations and Senior Research Analyst

CJS Securities, Inc. – President & Director of Research

* Ryan J. Brinkman

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, and welcome to the KAR Auction Services, Inc. Q1 2020 Earnings Call. (Operator Instructions)

Please be advised that today’s conference is being recorded. (Operator Instructions)

I would now like to hand the conference over to your speaker today, Mike Eliason, Treasurer and Vice President of Investor Relations. … Read More

Edited Transcript of KW earnings conference call or presentation 7-May-20 2:00pm GMT

Beverly Hills May 26, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc earnings conference call or presentation Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 2:00:00pm GMT

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. – VP of IR

* Mary L. Ricks

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. – President & Director

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. – EVP

* William J. McMorrow

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. – Chairman & CEO

BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division – Director and Senior US Office and Industrial REIT Analyst

Good morning and welcome to the Kennedy-Wilson First Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast. (Operator Instructions) Please note, this event is being recorded.

I would now like to turn the conference over to Daven Bhavsar, VP of Investor Relations. Please go ahead.

Daven Bhavsar, Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. – VP of IR [2]

Thank you, and good morning. This is Daven Bhavsar, and joining us today are Bill McMorrow, Chairman and CEO of Kennedy-Wilson; Mary … Read More

Edited Transcript of GDDY earnings conference call or presentation 6-May-20 9:00pm GMT

Scottsdale May 23, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of GoDaddy Inc earnings conference call or presentation Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 9:00:00pm GMT

GoDaddy Inc. – CEO & Director

* Andrew N. Low Ah Kee

GoDaddy Inc. – COO

GoDaddy Inc. – VP of IR

* Raymond E. Winborne

GoDaddy Inc. – CFO

* Mark Stephen F. Mahaney

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, and welcome to the GoDaddy First Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call. (Operator Instructions) I would now like to hand the conference over to your speaker today, Mark Grant, Vice President of Investor Relations. Thank you. Please go ahead, sir.

Mark Frank Grant, GoDaddy Inc. – VP of IR [2]

Good afternoon. And thank you for joining us for GoDaddy’s first quarter 2020 (technical difficulty). With me today are Aman Bhutani, Chief Executive Officer; and Ray Winborne, Chief Financial Officer. Aman and Ray will … Read More