Journalist Earl Wilson wrote in his syndicated column, "Are we ready for girls in topless gowns? Doda was the first modern topless dancer in the United States, : Archived from the original on 3 August Female toplessness can also be a traditional aspect in indigenous cultural celebrations. The Untold History of the Girlie Show.
However, some stores and restaurants have a "no shirt, no service" rule to prevent barechested men from coming inside.
Most jurisdictions do not have laws prohibiting toplessness directly, but in many jurisdictions a topless woman may be socially or officially harassed or cited for public lewdnessindecent exposurepublic indecency or disorderly conduct. Many female deities representing love and fertility were associated with breasts and breast milk. Her debut as a topless dancer was featured in Playboy magazine in April This triggered a vote by the city's sports and recreation committee, which backed away from requiring women to wear a top, only stipulating that everyone must wear a swimsuit. Follow 10 Views Read Edit View history.