Check out this week's Nightranger for reportage from Squeak E. Clean's bubbly SUDS bash at the Hollywood Car Wash, plus Paul Zone's New York Underground Photo show, and the event that still has our head spinning (and wanting to spin)- the first annual Pole $tar Invitational pole dancing competition.

The hip-hop club atmosphere may have been a little too jiggy/jiggly to showcase these sexy and strong performers as the promoters had intended, but the moves displayed (especially those of our pal Blue from Jumbos Clown Room: see pics 2, 4 & 5) have us convinced this could be an Olympic sport… without the metallic bikinis and stripper heels of course.

Look for even more astounding pole shots in the slide show section of this site tomorrow.

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