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The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress is an award presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
AdolescenceMacmillan Dictionary for Students Macmillan, Pan Ltd.
Advertising is an audio or visual form of marketing communication that employs an openly sponsored, non-personal message to promote or sell a product, service or idea.
Affilia: Journal of Women and Social Work is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal that covers social work practice(s) and feminist analysis of gender inequality.
Al Bundy is a fictional character and the essential protagonist of the U.S. television series Married... with Children, played by Ed O'Neill.
An alcoholic drink (or alcoholic beverage) is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar.
American burlesque is a genre of variety show.
In countries outside the United States of America, Americanization or Americanisation is the influence American culture and business have on other countries, such as their media, cuisine, business practices, popular culture, technology, or political techniques.
The anus (from Latin anus meaning "ring", "circle") is an opening at the opposite end of an animal's digestive tract from the mouth.
Atom Egoyan, (born July 19, 1960) is a Canadian stage and film director, writer, and producer.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
The Australian Industrial Relations Commission (AIRC), known from 1956 to 1973 as the Commonwealth Conciliation and Arbitration Commission and from 1973 to 1988 as the Australian Conciliation and Arbitration Commission, was a tribunal with powers under the Workplace Relations Act 1996 (and equivalent earlier legislation) that existed from 1956 until 2010.
Adult Video News (also called AVN or AVN Magazine) is an American trade magazine that covers the adult video industry.
A bachelor party, also known as a stag party, stag night, stag do, stag weekend (in the United Kingdom, Commonwealth countries, and Ireland), or a buck's night (in Australia) is a party held for the man who is to shortly enter marriage.
A bachelorette party, hen(s) party, hen(s) night or hen(s) do, is a party held for a woman who is about to get married.
Bada Bing! is a fictional strip club from the HBO drama television series The Sopranos. It was a key location for events in the series, named for the catchphrase "bada bing", a phrase popularized by James Caan's character Sonny Corleone in The Godfather.
A ban is a formal or informal prohibition of something.
A banknote (often known as a bill, paper money, or simply a note) is a type of negotiable promissory note, made by a bank, payable to the bearer on demand.
A bargirl is a woman who is paid to entertain patrons in a bar, either individually or, in some cases, as a performer.
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.
Bikini typically describes a women's simple two-piece swimsuit featuring two triangles of fabric on top, similar to a bra and covering the woman's breasts, and two triangles of fabric on the bottom, the front covering the pelvis but exposing the navel, and the back covering the buttocks.
A bikini barista is a person who prepares and serves coffee drinks while dressed in scanty attire such as a bikini or lingerie.
The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
Blaze is a 1989 film written and directed by Ron Shelton.
Blaze Starr (born Fannie Belle Fleming; April 10, 1932 – June 15, 2015) was an American stripper and burlesque star.
The breast is one of two prominences located on the upper ventral region of the torso of primates.
Briana Barbara-Jane Evigan (born October 23, 1986) is an American actress and dancer.
The British Journal of Sociology is a peer-reviewed academic journal that was established in 1950 at the London School of Economics.
Broadway is an east-west street in San Francisco that runs from The Embarcadero to the Pacific Heights neighborhood.
Stuart Bruce Greenwood (born August 12, 1956) is a Canadian actor and producer.
The bubble dance is an erotic dance made famous by Sally Rand in the 1930s.
A burlesque is a literary, dramatic or musical work intended to cause laughter by caricaturing the manner or spirit of serious works, or by ludicrous treatment of their subjects.
Cabaret is a form of theatrical entertainment featuring music, song, dance, recitation, or drama.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
A call girl or female escort is a sex worker who (unlike a street walker) does not display her profession to the general public; nor does she usually work in an institution like a brothel, although she may be employed by an escort agency.
Cambridge University Press (CUP) is the publishing business of the University of Cambridge.
Tara Leigh Patrick (born April 20, 1972), better known by her stage name Carmen Electra, is an American glamour model, actress, television personality, singer, and dancer.
Carol Ann Doda (August 29, 1937November 9, 2015) was a topless dancer in San Francisco, California, who was active from the 1960s through the 1980s.
CBS (an initialism of the network's former name, the Columbia Broadcasting System) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of CBS Corporation.
Celebrity refers to the fame and public attention accorded by the mass media to individuals or groups or, occasionally, animals, but is usually applied to the persons or groups of people (celebrity couples, families, etc.) themselves who receive such a status of fame and attention.
Champagne is sparkling wine or, in EU countries, legally only that sparkling wine which comes from the Champagne region of France.
Chesterfield is a market town and borough in Derbyshire, England.
Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west.
Chippendales is a touring dance troupe best known for its male striptease performances and for its dancers' distinctive upper body costume of a bow tie, collar, shirt cuffs, and abs worn on an otherwise bare torso.
Closer is a 2004 American romantic drama film written by Patrick Marber, based on his award-winning 1997 play of the same name.
Clothing (also known as clothes and attire) is a collective term for garments, items worn on the body.
Competition is, in general, a contest or rivalry between two or more entities, organisms, animals, individuals, economic groups or social groups, etc., for territory, a niche, for scarce resources, goods, for mates, for prestige, recognition, for awards, for group or social status, or for leadership and profit.
In legal terminology, a complaint is any formal legal document that sets out the facts and legal reasons (see: cause of action) that the filing party or parties (the plaintiff(s)) believes are sufficient to support a claim against the party or parties against whom the claim is brought (the defendant(s)) that entitles the plaintiff(s) to a remedy (either money damages or injunctive relief).
The Condor Club nightclub is a striptease bar or topless bar in the North Beach section of San Francisco, California"Nudity, Noise Pay Off in Bay Area Night Clubs", Los Angeles Times (February 14, 1965) Page G5.
A confidence trick (synonyms include con, confidence game, confidence scheme, ripoff, scam and stratagem) is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their confidence, used in the classical sense of trust.
Continuum theories or models explain variation as involving gradual quantitative transitions without abrupt changes or discontinuities.
A cooperative (also known as co-operative, co-op, or coop) is "an autonomous association of persons united voluntarily to meet their common economic, social, and cultural needs and aspirations through a jointly-owned and democratically-controlled enterprise".
Criminal Minds is an American police procedural crime drama television series created by Jeff Davis and is the original show in the ''Criminal Minds'' franchise.
In sales, commerce and economics, a customer (sometimes known as a client, buyer, or purchaser) is the recipient of a good, service, product or an idea - obtained from a seller, vendor, or supplier via a financial transaction or exchange for money or some other valuable consideration.
Dance is a performing art form consisting of purposefully selected sequences of human movement.
Dancing at the Blue Iguana is an American drama film, released in 2000, directed by Michael Radford about the lives of strippers in an adult club.
Daphne Rose Clarke (also Lawrence) is a fictional character from the Australian soap opera Neighbours, played by Elaine Smith.
Darren Aronofsky (born February 12, 1969) is an American filmmaker and writer, who is noted for his often surreal and disturbing films.
Daryl Christine Hannah (born December 3, 1960) is an American film actress and an environmental activist.
David Rose (June 15, 1910 – August 23, 1990) was an American songwriter, composer, arranger, pianist, and orchestra leader.
Degrassi: The Next Generation (later renamed Degrassi for seasons ten through fourteen) is a Canadian teen drama television series set in the Degrassi universe, which was created by Linda Schuyler and Kit Hood in 1979.
Demi Gene Guynes (born November 11, 1962), professionally known as Demi Moore, is an American actress, former songwriter, and model.
Desire is a sense of longing or hoping for a person, object, or outcome.
Deviant Behavior is a peer-reviewed academic journal which focuses on social deviance, including criminal, sexual, and narcotic behaviors.
A disc jockey, often abbreviated as DJ, is a person who plays existing recorded music for a live audience.
Dixieland is a 2015 American crime drama film, written and directed by Hank Bedford.
Edward Parker Helms (born January 24, 1974) is an American actor, comedian, and singer.
Elizabeth Berkley Lauren (born July 28, 1972) is an American actress and reality show personality.
Emerald Publishing Limited is a scholarly publisher of academic journals and books in the fields of management, business, education, library studies, health care, and engineering.
Entertainment is a form of activity that holds the attention and interest of an audience, or gives pleasure and delight.
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (formerly Equal Opportunities International) is a peer-reviewed academic journal publishing research on racial, sexual, religious, disability and age discrimination, equal opportunities, and affirmative action.
An erotic dance is a dance that provides erotic entertainment and whose objective is the stimulation of erotic or sexual thoughts or actions in viewers.
Escort agencies are companies that provide escorts for clients, usually for sexual services.
An ethnic group, or an ethnicity, is a category of people who identify with each other based on similarities such as common ancestry, language, history, society, culture or nation.
Ethnography (from Greek ἔθνος ethnos "folk, people, nation" and γράφω grapho "I write") is the systematic study of people and cultures.
An exhibition, in the most general sense, is an organised presentation and display of a selection of items.
Exhibitionism is the act of exposing in a public or semi-public context those parts of one's body that are not normally exposed – for example, the breasts, genitals or buttocks.
Exotica is a 1994 Canadian drama film set primarily in and around the fictional Exotica strip club in Toronto.
Exploitation of labour is the act of treating one's workers unfairly for one's own benefit.
In the West, a fan dance (i.e. a dance performed with one or more fans), may be an erotic dance performance, traditionally by a woman, but not exclusively.
A feminist stripper is a professional exotic dancer who does not conform to the stereotypes associated with exotic dancers, and instead identifies positively with the identity of stripper.
A festival is an event ordinarily celebrated by a community and centering on some characteristic aspect of that community and its religion or cultures.
Flashdance is a 1983 American romantic drama film directed by Adrian Lyne.
Tramar Lacel Dillard (born September 17, 1979), known professionally as Flo Rida, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and composer from Carol City, Florida.
Franchising is based on a marketing concept which can be adopted by an organisation as a strategy for business expansion.
A freelancer or freelance worker is a term commonly used for a person who is self-employed and is not necessarily committed to a particular employer long-term.
Gambling is the wagering of money or something of value (referred to as "the stakes") on an event with an uncertain outcome with the primary intent of winning money or material goods.
Garters are articles of clothing: narrow bands of fabric fastened about the leg, used to keep up stockings, and sometimes socks.
Gender & Society is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers research in the field of gender studies.
A general union is a trade union (called labor union in American English) which represents workers from all industries and companies, rather than just one organisation or a particular sector, as in a craft union or industrial union.
A gentlemen's agreement or gentleman's agreement is an informal and legally non-binding agreement between two or more parties.
Gina L. Gershon (born June 10, 1962) is an American actress, singer, and author.
"Girls, Girls, Girls" is a single by American heavy metal band Mötley Crüe.
The GMB is a general trade union in the United Kingdom which has more than 631,000 members.
The term go-go bar originally referred to a nightclub, bar, or similar establishment that featured go-go dancers; while some go-go bars in that original sense still exist, the link between its present uses and that original meaning is often more tenuous and regional.
Go-go dancers are dancers who are employed to entertain crowds at nightclubs or other venues where music is played.
The Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association in 1944 for a performance in a motion picture released in the previous year.
The Google Ngram Viewer or Google Books Ngram Viewer is an online search engine that charts the frequencies of any set of comma-delimited search strings using a yearly count of n-grams found in sources printed between 1500 and 2008 in Google's text corpora in English, Chinese (simplified), French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Russian, or Spanish.
The Gown-and-glove dance is considered a very traditional form of the striptease.
A gratuity (also called a tip) is a sum of money customarily given by a client or customer to a service worker, in addition to the basic price.
Gullibility is a failure of social intelligence in which a person is easily tricked or manipulated into an ill-advised course of action.
Halloween is a 2007 American slasher film written, directed, and produced by Rob Zombie.
Hazing (US English), initiation ceremonies (British English), bastardisation (Australian English), ragging (South Asia), or deposition, refers to the practice of rituals, challenges, and other activities involving harassment, abuse or humiliation used as a way of initiating a person into a group including a new fraternity, sorority, team, or club.
Heather Joan Graham (born January 29, 1970) is an American actress.
A hit record is an audio recording, usually in the form of a single or album, that sells a large number of copies or otherwise becomes broadly popular or well-known, through airplay, club play, inclusion in a film or stage play soundtrack, causing it to have "hit" (appeared on) one of the popular chart listings.
A home, or domicile, is a dwelling-place used as a permanent or semi-permanent residence for an individual, family, household or several families in a tribe.
A hotel is an establishment that provides paid lodging on a short-term basis.
The human anus (from Latin anus meaning "ring", "circle") is the external opening of the rectum.
The human penis is an external male intromittent organ that additionally serves as the urinal duct.
Human physical appearance is the outward phenotype or look of human beings.
I Know Who Killed Me is a 2007 American psychological thriller film directed by Chris Sivertson, written by Jeff Hammond, and starring Lindsay Lohan, Julia Ormond, Neal McDonough, Brian Geraghty, and Garcelle Beauvais.
"I'm 'n Luv (Wit a Stripper)" (censored as "I'm 'n Luv (Wit a Dancer)") is a single performed by American singer T-Pain featuring rapper Mike Jones.
Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic, with a population of and an area of, making it the most sparsely populated country in Europe.
Indecent exposure is the deliberate exposure in public or in view of the general public by a person of a portion or portions of his or her body, in circumstances where the exposure is contrary to local moral or other standards of appropriate behavior.
An independent contractor is a natural person, business, or corporation that provides goods or services to another entity under terms specified in a contract or within a verbal agreement.
Indiana is a U.S. state located in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of North America.
In Australia, an industrial award is a ruling handed down by either the Fair Work Commission (or its predecessor) or by a state industrial relations commission which grants all wage earners in one industry or occupation the same minimum pay rates and conditions of employment such as leave entitlements, overtime and shift work, as well as other workplace related conditions.
Industry is the production of goods or related services within an economy.
The International Union of Sex Workers (IUSW) is a United Kingdom based trade union for sex workers.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir (born 4 October 1942) is an Icelandic politician and the former Prime Minister of Iceland.
Jekyll & Hyde is a musical horror-drama loosely based on the novella The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Jenna Haze (born February 22, 1982) is an American director, model, and former pornographic actress.
Jenna Jameson (born Jenna Marie Massoli; April 9, 1974) is an American entrepreneur, webcam model and former pornographic film actress, who has been called the world's most famous adult entertainment performer and "The Queen of Porn".
Jennifer Joanna Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an American actress, film producer, and businessperson.
Jennifer Beals (born December 19, 1963) is an American actress and a former teen model.
The Journal of Contemporary Ethnography is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers research in ethnography.
The Journal of Sex Research is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering the study of human sexuality and the field of sexology in general.
Jurisdiction (from the Latin ius, iuris meaning "law" and dicere meaning "to speak") is the practical authority granted to a legal body to administer justice within a defined field of responsibility, e.g., Michigan tax law.
Kolbrún Halldórsdóttir (born 31 July 1955) is an Icelandic politician with the Left-Green Movement.
A lap is a surface (usually horizontal) created between the knee and hips of a biped when it is in a seated or lying down position.
A lap dance (or contact dance) is a type of erotic dance performance offered in some strip clubs in which the dancer typically has body contact with a seated patron.
Las Vegas (Spanish for "The Meadows"), officially the City of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas, is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County.
Law is a system of rules that are created and enforced through social or governmental institutions to regulate behavior.
Layered clothing is a term describing a way of dressing using many garments that are worn on top of each other.
The legal status of striptease varies considerably among different countries and the various jurisdictions of the United States.
A lesbian is a homosexual woman.
LGBT, or GLBT, is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender.
Linda Eder (born February 3, 1961) is an American singer and actress.
Lindsay Dee Lohan (born July 2, 1986) is an American actress, businesswoman, fashion designer and singer.
LisaRaye McCoy (born September 23, 1967), known as LisaRaye, is an American actress, model, businesswoman and fashion designer.
Degrassi: The Next Generation is a Canadian teen drama television series created by Linda Schuyler and Yan Moore.
This is a list of characters in Married... with Children.
This is a list of strippers.
A local ordinance is a law usually found in a code of laws for a political division smaller than a state or nation, i.e., a local government such as a municipality, county, parish, prefecture, etc.
Lodging or a holiday accommodation is a type of residential accommodation.
Lolita Davidovich (born July 15, 1961) is a Canadian actress.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Los Debutantes is a 2003 Chilean film directed by Andres Waissbluth and starring Antonella Rios and Alejandro Trejo.
"Love Hurts" is a song written and composed by the American songwriter Boudleaux Bryant.
"Low" is the debut single by American rapper Flo Rida, featured on his debut studio album Mail on Sunday and also featured on the soundtrack to the 2008 film ''Step Up 2: The Streets''.
The Lusty Lady is the name of two defunct peep show establishments, one in downtown Seattle and one in the North Beach district of San Francisco.
Magic Mike is a 2012 American comedy-drama film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, and Matthew McConaughey.
Magic Mike XXL is a 2015 American comedy-drama film directed by Gregory Jacobs, written by Reid Carolin and starring Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, Kevin Nash and Joe Manganiello.
Management (or managing) is the administration of an organization, whether it is a business, a not-for-profit organization, or government body.
Marisa Tomei (born December 4, 1964) is an American-Italian actress.
Masculinity (manhood or manliness) is a set of attributes, behaviors, and roles associated with boys and men.
Mötley Crüe was an American heavy metal band formed in Los Angeles, California, on January 17, 1981.
Men's Health (MH), published by Rodale Inc. in Emmaus, Pennsylvania, United States, is the world's largest men's magazine brand, with 35 editions in 59 countries.
Mia Kirshner (born January 25, 1975) (though some sources say 1976) is a Canadian actress, writer and social activist who works in movies and television series.
Michael Myers is a fictional character from the ''Halloween'' series of slasher films.
Philip Andre "Mickey" Rourke Jr. (born September 16, 1952), is an American actor, screenwriter, and retired boxer, who has appeared primarily as a leading man in drama, action, and thriller films.
The middle class is a class of people in the middle of a social hierarchy.
Morality (from) is the differentiation of intentions, decisions and actions between those that are distinguished as proper and those that are improper.
Moulin Rouge (French for "Red Mill") is a cabaret in Paris, France.
In logic and probability theory, two events (or propositions) are mutually exclusive or disjoint if they cannot both occur (be true).
Natalie Portman (born Neta-Lee Hershlag on June 9, 1981) is an Israeli-American actress, film producer and director.
Nazareth are a Scottish hard rock band formed in 1968, that had several hits in the United Kingdom, as well as in several other West European countries in the early 1970s, and established an international audience with their 1975 album Hair of the Dog, which featured their hits "Hair of the Dog" and a cover of the ballad "Love Hurts".
Neighbours is an Australian television soap opera.
Neo-Burlesque, or New Burlesque, is the revival and updating of the traditional American burlesque performance.
The New York Daily News, officially titled Daily News, is an American newspaper based in New York City.
North Beach is a neighborhood in the northeast of San Francisco adjacent to Chinatown, the Financial District, and Russian Hill.
Nude photography is the creation of any photograph which contains an image of a nude or semi-nude person, or an image suggestive of nudity.
Nudes-A-Poppin' is an annual pageant in the United States for nude women and men competing in erotic dance.
Nudity, or nakedness, is the state of wearing no clothing.
Oxford University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world, and the second oldest after Cambridge University Press.
Pansexuality, or omnisexuality, is the sexual, romantic or emotional attraction towards people regardless of their sex or gender identity.
Pasties (singular pasty or pastie) are patches that cover a person's nipples and areolae which are affixed with adhesive.
Paul Verhoeven (born 18 July 1938) is a Dutch director, screenwriter and film producer.
A payment is the trade of value from one party (such as a person or company) to another for goods, or services, or to fulfill a legal obligation.
Performance is completion of a task with application of knowledge, skills and abilities.
Performing arts are a form of art in which artists use their voices or bodies, often in relation to other objects, to convey artistic expression.
A persona (plural personae or personas), in the word's everyday usage, is a social role or a character played by an actor.
Personal boundaries are guidelines, rules or limits that a person creates to identify reasonable, safe and permissible ways for other people to behave towards them and how they will respond when someone passes those limits.
Phyllis Dixey (10 February 1914 — 2 June 1964) was an English singer, dancer and impresario.
Physical attractiveness is the degree to which a person's physical features are considered aesthetically pleasing or beautiful.
A physical property is any property that is measurable, whose value describes a state of a physical system.
Pittsburgh is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County.
Planet Terror is a 2007 American zombie film directed by Robert Rodriguez and starring Rose McGowan, Freddy Rodriguez, Josh Brolin, Marley Shelton, Naveen Andrews, Michael Biehn, Jeff Fahey, Stacy Ferguson, and Bruce Willis.
Plastic is material consisting of any of a wide range of synthetic or semi-synthetic organic compounds that are malleable and so can be molded into solid objects.
Pole dance combines dance and acrobatics centered on a vertical pole.
A policy is a deliberate system of principles to guide decisions and achieve rational outcomes.
Pornographic films, or sex films, are films that present sexually explicit subject matter for the purpose of sexual arousal and erotic satisfaction of the viewer.
A pornographic actor (or actress for female), or porn star, is a person who performs sex acts in video that is usually characterized as a pornographic movie.
Pornography (often abbreviated porn) is the portrayal of sexual subject matter for the exclusive purpose of sexual arousal.
The Portland Press Herald (and Maine Sunday Telegram; collectively known as The Portland Newspapers) publish daily newspapers in the city of Portland, Maine, in the United States.
A portmanteau or portmanteau word is a linguistic blend of words,, p. 644 in which parts of multiple words or their phones (sounds) are combined into a new word, as in smog, coined by blending smoke and fog, or motel, from motor and hotel.
Premises are land and buildings together considered as a property.
"Private Dancer" is a song by American recording artist Tina Turner.
In economics, profit in the accounting sense of the excess of revenue over cost is the sum of two components: normal profit and economic profit.
Prostitution is the business or practice of engaging in sexual activity in exchange for payment.
Public nudity refers to nudity not in an entirely private context, that is, a person appearing nude in a public place or being able to be seen nude from a public place.
Rachael Elaine Harris (born January 12, 1968) is an American actress and comedian.
Rachel Anne McAdams (born November 17, 1978) is a Canadian actress.
The Raymond Revuebar (1958–2004) was a theatre and strip club at 11 Walker's Court (now The Box Soho), in the heart of London's Soho district.
Reality television is a genre of television programming that documents supposedly unscripted real-life situations, and often features an otherwise unknown cast of individuals who are typically not professional actors, although in some shows celebrities may participate.
Regulation is an abstract concept of management of complex systems according to a set of rules and trends.
In general, compliance means conforming to a rule, such as a specification, policy, standard or law.
Remuneration is considered the pay or other compensation provided in exchange for the services performed; not to be confused with giving (away), or donating, or the act of providing to.
A restaurant, or an eatery, is a business which prepares and serves food and drinks to customers in exchange for money.
In semantics, a modifier is said to be restrictive (or defining) if it restricts the reference of its head.
Retail is the process of selling consumer goods or services to customers through multiple channels of distribution to earn a profit.
The rib cage is an arrangement of bones in the thorax of most vertebrates.
"Right Round" is a song performed by American rapper Flo Rida featuring uncredited guest vocals from Kesha.
Danielle Riley Keough (born May 29, 1989) is an American actress, model and producer.
A rite of passage is a ceremony of the passage which occurs when an individual leaves one group to enter another.
Robert Michael Schneider (born October 31, 1963) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and director.
Rob Zombie (born Robert Bartleh Cummings; January 12, 1965) is an American musician, filmmaker and screenwriter.
Rose Arianna McGowan (born September 5, 1973) is an American activist, former actress, author, model, and singer.
SAGE Publishing is an independent publishing company founded in 1965 in New York by Sara Miller McCune and now based in California.
Salon is an American news and opinion website, created by David Talbot in 1995 and currently owned by the Salon Media Group.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
Sandra Miju Oh (born July 20, 1971) is a Canadian actress known for her role as Cristina Yang on the ABC medical drama series Grey's Anatomy, from 2005-2014, set in the United States.
Santiago, also known as Santiago de Chile, is the capital and largest city of Chile as well as one of the largest cities in the Americas.
A scar is an area of fibrous tissue that replaces normal skin after an injury.
Scarlet Alliance is Australia's national peak sex worker organisation.
The sex industry (also called the sex trade) consists of businesses which either directly or indirectly provide sex-related products and services or adult entertainment.
A sex show is a form of live performance that features one or more performers engaging in some form of sexual activity on stage for the entertainment or sexual gratification of spectators.
Sex work is "the exchange of sexual services, performances, or products for material compensation.
The term sex workers' rights encompasses a variety of aims being pursued globally by individuals and organizations that specifically involve the human, health, and labor rights of sex workers and their clients.
Sexual attraction is attraction on the basis of sexual desire or the quality of arousing such interest.
Sexual orientation is an enduring pattern of romantic or sexual attraction (or a combination of these) to persons of the opposite sex or gender, the same sex or gender, or to both sexes or more than one gender.
Sexualities is a bimonthly peer-reviewed academic journal that covers the field of gender studies.
Sheri Moon Zombie (born Sheri Lyn Skurkis; September 26, 1970) is an American actress, model, dancer and fashion designer.
Shift work is an employment practice designed to make use of, or provide service across, all 24 hours of the clock each day of the week (often abbreviated as 24/7).
A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot while the wearer is doing various activities.
Showgirls is a 1995 French-American erotic drama film written by Joe Eszterhas and directed by Paul Verhoeven.
From a sociological perspective, social norms are informal understandings that govern the behavior of members of a society.
Social Problems is the official publication of the Society for the Study of Social Problems.
A stag and doe party, stag and drag party, hen and stag party, buck and doe party, or a jack and jill party is a party and fundraiser for an engaged couple.
In social psychology, a stereotype is an over-generalized belief about a particular category of people.
Street performance or busking is the act of performing in public places for gratuities.
Strip clubs are venues where strippers provide adult entertainment, predominantly in the form of striptease or other erotic or exotic dances.
Strip Search is a reality television series, first broadcast in 2001.
A stripper or exotic dancer is a person whose occupation involves performing striptease in a public adult entertainment venue such as a strip club.
A striptease is an erotic or exotic dance in which the performer gradually undresses, either partly or completely, in a seductive and sexually suggestive manner.
Striptease is a 1996 American erotic comedy film directed, produced, and written by Andrew Bergman, and starring Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds and Ving Rhames.
A student is a learner or someone who attends an educational institution.
Student orientation or new student orientation (often encapsulated into an Orientation week, Frosh Week, Welcome Week (or Freshers' Week) is a period before the start of an academic year at a university or tertiary institutions. A variety of events are held to orient and welcome new students during this period. The name of the period varies by country. Although usually described as a week, the length of this period varies widely from university to university and country to country, ranging from about three days to a month or even more (e.g. four or five weeks, depending on program, at Chalmers). The length of the week is often affected by each university's tradition as well as financial and physical constraints. During this period, students participate in a wide range of social activities.
A summary offence is a crime in some common law jurisdictions that can be proceeded against summarily, without the right to a jury trial and/or indictment (required for an indictable offence).
Faheem Rashad Najm (born September 30, 1985), better known by his stage name T-Pain, is an American singer, rapper, songwriter, and record producer.
Table dance, or bartop dancing, is typically an erotic dance performed at (or on) a patron’s table, as opposed to on a stage.
A tableau vivant (often shortened to tableau, plural: tableaux vivants), French for 'living picture', is a static scene containing one or more actors or models.
The Tampa Bay Times, previously named the St.
Taylor & Francis Group is an international company originating in England that publishes books and academic journals.
Teagan Presley (born Ashley Ann Erickson on July 24, 1985) is an American pornographic actress.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) is the only major daily newspaper in the metropolitan area of Atlanta, Georgia, United States.
The Daily Californian (Daily Cal) is an independent, student-run newspaper that serves the University of California, Berkeley campus and its surrounding community.
The Faint is an American indie rock band.
The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film directed by Todd Phillips, co-produced with Daniel Goldberg, and written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore.
The Hot Chick is a 2002 American teen comedy film about a teenage girl whose body is magically swapped with that of a 30-year-old criminal.
The Players Club is a 1998 American comedy/drama film written and directed by Ice Cube in his directorial debut.
The San Diego Union-Tribune is an American metropolitan daily newspaper, published in San Diego, California. Its name derives from a 1992 merger between the two major daily newspapers at the time, The San Diego Union and the San Diego Evening Tribune. The name changed to U-T San Diego in 2012 but was changed again to The San Diego Union-Tribune in 2015. In 2015, it was acquired by Tribune Publishing, later renamed tronc. In February 2018 it was announced to be sold, along with the Los Angeles Times, to Patrick Soon-Shiong's investment firm Nant Capital LLC for $500 million plus $90m in pension liabilities. The sale closed on June 18, 2018.
The Sopranos is an American crime drama television series created by David Chase.
"The Stripper" is an instrumental composed by David Rose, recorded in 1958 and released four years later.
The Tyee is an independent online Canadian news magazine that primarily covers British Columbia.
The Wrestler is a 2008 American sports drama film produced and directed by Darren Aronofsky, written by Robert D. Siegel, and starring Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, and Evan Rachel Wood.
Theatre or theater is a collaborative form of fine art that uses live performers, typically actors or actresses, to present the experience of a real or imagined event before a live audience in a specific place, often a stage.
Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.
Times Higher Education (THE), formerly The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a weekly magazine based in London, reporting specifically on news and issues related to higher education.
Tina Turner (born Anna Mae Bullock; November 26, 1939) is an American-born Swiss singer-songwriter, dancer, actress, and author.
, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.
Toplessness refers to the state in which a woman's torso is exposed above her waist or hips, or with at least her breasts, areola, and nipples being exposed, especially in a public place or in a visual medium.
The torso or trunk is an anatomical term for the central part of the many animal bodies (including that of the human) from which extend the neck and limbs.
A tradition is a belief or behavior passed down within a group or society with symbolic meaning or special significance with origins in the past.
Trisha Kay Paytas (born May 8, 1988) is an American media personality, recording artist, actress, and entrepeneur.
The State University of New York at Albany, also known as University at Albany, SUNY Albany or UAlbany, is a public research university with campuses in Albany, Guilderland, and Rensselaer, New York, United States.
The University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley, Berkeley, Cal, or California) is a public research university in Berkeley, California.
The University of Leeds is a Russell Group university in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.
The University of Southern California (USC or SC) is a private research university in Los Angeles, California.
A violent crime or crime of violence is a crime in which an offender or perpetrator uses or threatens to use force upon a victim.
The vulva (wrapper, covering, plural vulvae or vulvas) consists of the external female sex organs.
WDMK is an FM radio station in Detroit, Michigan broadcasting at 105.9 mHz, owned by Radio One.
We're the Millers is a 2013 American comedy film directed by Rawson M. Thurber.
A wet T-shirt contest is a competition involving exhibitionism, typically featuring young women contestants at a nightclub, bar, or resort.
Wiley-Blackwell is the international scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons.
The Windmill Theatre — now The Windmill International — in Great Windmill Street, London was for many years both a variety and revue theatre.
WordPress is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL.
Work and Occupations is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of Industrial Relations.
Work–life balance is the term used to describe the balance that an individual needs between time allocated for work and other aspects of life.
The world is the planet Earth and all life upon it, including human civilization.
Zombie Strippers is a 2008 American zombie comedy.
Zona Rosa is a neighborhood in Mexico City which is known for its shopping, nightlife, gay community, and its recently established Korean community.