Yeah, there's something about women who are willing to show off their bodies without shame that enrages a very specific sort of terrible person. It's like they can't stand the idea of the performer retaining any kind of power at all. "If I'm paying to see her body, I should get total access, regardless of what she says." Every customer service job requires dealing with entitled dicks, but we're guessing you've never had to deal with that.
It's only a minority of customers -- every dancer we talked to said that -- but you interact with a lot of customers. That means that women who work at strip clubs will be assaulted at some point in their careers. And we're saying that studies show it was 100 percent of the cases they sampled.
And in case you think they skewed the stats by, say, declaring truckers wearing "Free Mustache Rides" baseball caps to be a form of assault, let us break it down: 61 percent of strippers report experiencing someone trying to penetrate them via finger, 82 percent have been punched, and a balls-out terrifying 56 percent reported having a customer freaking follow them home at least once. Holy shit, guys, what the fuck are you doing?
There's no way we can make this sound more horrifying than the chart looks: