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Stripped

Heading north to Alaska, where the pickin's for ladies must be pretty slim

July 3rd, 2010

He wasn't an ugly, loser type. He was quite good-looking, and he was a pilot.

  • Deep pockets. Low expectations. Yes, he was the perfect customer for my return to professional lap dancing.

  • Breakups are not limited to personal relationships. They can fracture a bond between a colorist and a customer, too.

  • A scheming dancer who fleeces customers of their credit card information has resurfaced at another Vegas strip club.

  • Today my vision is better even than 20/20, and the sexy librarian look is a thing of the past.

  • Crazy Horse Paris at MGM Grand is a favorite show, and Dita Von Teese is any Goth girl's dream.

  • The cops are back at the club, strippers are drifting unnoticed into back offices and embarrassed dancers are vanishing from the premises.

  • I can't risk another brush with the law, so guess what I'm doing again?

  • St. Patrick's Day is not a day to work. It is a day, however, to check on legal matters and miss a brother.

  • One thing is certain, in the wake of arrests at the club last week: No one is harmed in a lap dance.

  • I'm a safe dancer, honest and clean. So why am I being arrested?

  • Angry that a customer has stiffed me (financially), I take a little action.

  • Will people stand for 10 hours in the sun just to see Kanye West? Yes.

  • Start planning your festival experience around these dozen acts.

  • LIB's learning element is stacked with inspirational speakers.

  • One of the things setting Life Is Beautiful apart from other festivals is its impressive culinary component. Try these five bites!

  • Orchestral renditions of "Eleanor Rigby" and professional aerialists? You won't want to miss this.

  • It's renditions of well-known songs, but she makes them her own.

  • One writer's reasons for sticking with the social media website.

  • A nine-piece band and dancers in industrial-inspired costuming take Vegas down the rabbit hole once again.

  • “Life is sh*t for a lot of people. And sometimes you gotta embrace that.”

  • “Las Vegas has truly become the world’s restaurant capital,” said celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse. “Las Vegas has the best collection of celebrity restaurants and chefs of any city in the world.”

  • Twinkies for breakfast and applauses that are "almost" better than sex. Almost.

  • Because if you're a true fan, you'll work your way through the good and the bad.

  • Hakkasan Las Vegas at MGM Grand (along with other Hakkasan locations) is celebrating Golden Week (Sept. 29-Oct. 12) with an authentic and special set menu — and it is special and cause for celebration.

  • LuckyRice is a highlight of the annual culinary calendar, and Saturday night did not disappoint with delectable Asian street food and modern variations. Also, the autumn weather could not have been more cooperative.

  • From concert posters to old-school gadgetry, Vic Wilburn has fine-tuned his favorite spot in the house.

  • Her legendary character will be featured on some Bally slot machines.

  • Prince makes up for lost time with Art Official Age and PlectrumElectrum.

  • "My plan is to play the first show, gauge the reaction and season to taste after that."