Q. I keep hearing about Pluto TV and that it has a bunch of free channels. Do you know if any of them offer adult content. You know, shows and movies just for adults, not the kids? You know what I mean, right? — Ben, Las Vegas.
Ben, I think I know what you mean. Before I answer your question, however, a little background on Pluto TV.
Pluto TV is an online service that has more than 100 channels — and they are all free!
There’s a slew of news channels such as CBSN, Chedder, MSNBC and CNBC (the content is recent, but not live); a gaggle of sports channels (Stadium, Fox Sports, World Poker Tour, Big Sky Conference, and Glory Kickboxing); and a collection of comedy channels (The Onion, Cracked, FailArmy, Cats 24/7, Stand-Up TV and specialized channels for Mystery Science Theater 3000 and RiffTrax, the sequel to MSTK, starring members of the original cast.)
Viacom, which recently purchased Pluto for $340 million, has also added on-demand channels for some of its previously-owned networks, including MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon.
But to your question regarding ‘adult content.’ No, Pluto TV does not offer any channels that are X-rated, if that is what you mean, and I suspect it is.
The closest that Pluto comes to adult fare is the THC channel, whose marijuana-themed lineup includes movies such as Sex Pot which features ample nudity and some lesbian cavorting.
And Pluto also has The Eye Candy channel.
What is the Eye Candy channel, you ask?
The Eye Candy Channel, which is produced by a company called Kaloopy, based in Southern California (where else?), airs one video after another of a beautiful woman, in various states of undress, dancing, jumping, and sometimes, rolling around the floor in apparent imminent ecstasy.
Ben, that may not be quite what you were hoping for. But I think you will be, at least, somewhat entertained.
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