Click to view Now that they've fired Melissa Gira Grant, I've got my first Sex Trade assignment! Owen told me to post about Slate's new clip on the escort business in Second Life. Easy: "This is Samantha Henning with Slate V. Now, some vices are socially acceptable. But prostitution , that's not one I was gonna try out in the real world." Back button. Next on Slate: More Sarah Palin sentence diagrams.