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- Posted on May 20th 2008 5:00PM by James Sullivan
Or choose something from the non-Terry Gross-baiting menu. All it will take is winning Simmons' 200-word essay contest (featured on his Web site) about the pros (no pun intended) and cons (ditto) of prostitution. The Kiss founder's rumination on the world's oldest profession hits stores in July and, to celebrate, he's prostituting himself, or at least his distinctive voice.
Simmons claims to have bedded nearly 5,000 women in his life. He also claims, however, never to have paid for sex. So much for writing what you know.
'Ladies of the Night: A Historical and Personal Perspective of the Oldest Profession in the World' comes in a luxurious velvet binding and will set you back $39.95. For that kind of money, you could get a ... oh, never mind.