Pornhub users report an uptick in online sex after the Trump administration takes away porn sites

Pornhub, one of the largest sites on the Internet, said on Thursday it had seen an uptick on Wednesday in its users engaging in online porn.

In a post on its blog, Pornhub said it had 1.6 million daily visitors and that its porn consumption had risen “in sync with the Trump Administration’s policies.”

“On Wednesday, the Trump Adminonstrative ordered a nationwide ban on all porn, including adult films, and made it illegal for the general public to view such content,” the site wrote.

“Users who use Pornhub as their primary source of porn have found themselves with an increased amount of exposure to sexually explicit content and a reduced number of options for watching and downloading videos.”

Pornhub said the ban would be lifted on November 17, though the website had not yet updated its users’ passwords.

“It was the first time that the ban was enforced, and it will have a lasting impact on users’ viewing habits,” the company said.

“The administration’s decision to remove porn from the internet will have negative consequences for many users, and we are confident that many of them will return to their default online experience.”

It added that it would be up to the Department of Justice to determine if porn should remain blocked.

The Trump administration is currently reviewing whether to take away access to pornography.

The porn industry is lobbying Congress to repeal the law, which would allow the government to strip the US government of federal funds for distributing and promoting pornography.

Last month, the White House announced it would review whether the Obama administration had broken the law by enforcing the ban on the sale of pornography.

But Pornhub CEO Nick Denton has said he expects to see the ban lifted in the US.

“We’ve seen over 1 million visits to our website from the United States, so I’m confident that the Trump Administrations new policy will have the desired effect,” he said.

The White House did not respond to a request for comment.

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