Liveblogging Ashley on 20/20: or, Diane Sawyer Is So Pimp

Irreverence, yes, but with how much gravity can we approach yet another tv news feature on prostitution? I did kid when I said we were all in our La Perla. Okay, I am, but also combat boots. And a cocktail.

9:29 PM Lubricating with “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.” The hooker memoir nerd in me is remembering way too many scenes in like every Michelle Tea book about incalls blasting trash tv while waiting for clients to show up.

9:41 PM Chatting with Peridot Ash about managing all these different identities we have: workers, bloggers, activists, all that. (Tonight she’s twittering this, too.)

9:56 PM Gina de Vries just arrived. 4 minutes to showtime. Too many laptops. Good times.

10:00 PM “Girl at the Crossroads?” At least they got her a better makeup artist than Deborah Jean. Oh, the montage: she had a cat! Popular girls with Persians can become sex workers, too!

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Liveblogging Ashley Alexandra Dupre, tonight at 10

Join us tonight at Bound, not Gagged for a bi-coastal live blogging of 20/20, which returns again to the subject of prostitution in America. The star of their segment is Ashley Alexandra Dupre.

The woman most (unfortunately? wrongly?) often described as “the downfall of former New York state governor Eliot Spitzer” is speaking directly to the press in depth for the first time, including People and tonight, Diane Sawyer, who just can’t get enough of fancy hos.

We’ll be here at 10 o’clock Eastern and Pacific. In La Perla thongs, of course.