Jordan Tate 9 January Senator Maria Cantwell , in a press release about the Enron hearings, identified the Donkey Punch as "a crude pornographic term," one of many "lewd acts" that Enron employees used to describe their schemes. Jordan Tate, commenting in The Contemporary Dictionary of Sexual Euphemisms on the "almost purely theoretical nature" of the term, claimed,  The donkey punch originated in the late twentieth century sometime after the sexual revolution, when the empowerment of women was threatening the place of men in contemporary society. Pain, intracranial hemorrhage, memory loss, neck injury, and possibly some related sensory deficits in the arms and legs. Retrieved 8 September Retrieved 15 February UK Pornography[ edit ] Gia Paloma is credited as the first recipient of a donkey punch in a pornographic film The adult film star credited as the first known recipient of a donkey punch is Gia Paloma, who had the act performed on her by Alex Sanders in the film Gutter Mouths Dan Savage October 26, Dan Savage December 23—29, The concise new Partridge dictionary of slang and unconventional English. Trauma to any part of the head can have serious ramifications. Retrieved February 16, He wrote, "attempting a Donkey Punch can lead to Archived from the original on In response to her experience on the set, performer Alex Divine allegedly stated "Donkey Punch was the most brutal, depressing, scary scene that I have ever done,"  and commented that "I actually stopped the scene while it was being filmed because I was in too much pain. A strong enough blow to the back of an unsuspecting person's head could result in a vertebral fracture which, I hope most people know, could cause paralysis or even death.