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Taking a Pole

After all the handwringing about how Britney and Paris' partying and Lindsey's pole-dancing lessons are influencing America's young women, isn't anybody going to comment on the new that suburban housewives are taking up pole dancing now? Next up, Mother/Daughter pole dancing parties.


  1. I remember seeing a story sometime ago about a company that was putting out a pole dancing toy…seems that it was aimed towards kids (but I could be misremembering)

  2. I’m reminded of the conjunction between pole-dancing and parenting that Chris Rock asserted. Regarding his daughter, if I remember (this used to be on Youtube), he just wanted to ‘keep her off the pole,’ and his son ‘off the pipe.’ Hmmm…