“While musclemen have been paid for popping their pecs and otherwise showing off their bodies since at least the late 19th century, it’s only in the ’70s that stripping became a co-ed profession. And there are only a few known reports of male strippers before the late ’70s.”
— The real Magic Mikes: Who were the first male strippers? And what are male strip shows really like?
2:04 am • 6 July 2012