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The world’s most popular porn star reveals why she quit the industry (HOT PHOTOS)

Mia Khalifa works as a sports show host

Mia Khalifa, one of the highest performing porn actresses for PornHub, revealed that she quit the industry because of death threats from ISIS.

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Speaking to former cyclist Lance Armstrong on his podcast the New Forward, she said:

It all started to spiral out of control when the death threats from ISIS started coming in. That’s when I stepped away.

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Some people were offended by Khalifa’s sex scenes, where she would often engage in sex while wearing a hijab, the traditional head covering of Muslims.

Looking back on it, I don’t know what I was thinking… I was 21 and dumb.

As soon as I started to gain popularity, that’s when I was like, ‘Get the f–k out of this.’ This was not what I was trying to do whatsoever.

I just wanted to let loose and rebel a little bit. It didn’t validate me.

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The 25-year-old Lebanon-born actress insists the decision to create porn was a “mistake”, and one she regrets because of the difficulty with shedding her former image. Khalifa works as a sports show host, and she told Armstrong about the difficulty with googling her name and seeing negative things written about her.

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Armstrong, whose admission to doping led to his seven Tour de France titles being stripped from him, can relate.

He said:

For three months you did something, which you just admitted was a huge mistake, every one of these articles the lead two words are ‘porn star’.

If you put my name in here and Google it and open up ten articles — obviously I did things for longer than three months — every one of those articles starts ‘disgraced’.

This is why I have a ton of empathy and respect for you. When I open up all these articles about you, every one of them starts ‘porn star’.

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Source: indy100