Inside Baseball

Knowing the other guy’s language or vernacular is paramount

All occupations have their special lingo. Like with Action Mag, we used to refer to the different ad types (outcall, incall, fetish, she male) as classes of trade.

Or with selling ads for the Village Voice, a “run” was an ad that ran the previous week and would continue the next unchanged. A “pick up” had run…



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William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

Daily Beast, NY Daily News, Daily Mail, Independent. Top Writer in nothing. Bottom Writer in everything! Curmudgeon first class