I've heard that pole dancing is really good exercise. They advertise pole dancing classes and I even remember something called Flirty Girl Fitness where you could order your own pole for home 'workouts.'
Wait a minute, we'll pull softball out of the Olympics but consider pole dancing. Really? Vertical Dance, a British pole-dancing company, is petitioning the International Olympic Committee to get their sport recognized as a test event for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.
Move over, oil and water: A local FOX affiliate in Houston, TX, has discovered a new phenomenon that will have everyone scratching their heads. It's called -- wait for it -- Pole Fitness for Jesus, a bi-weekly program in which women dance on a stripper pole set to Christian music.