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When pink vans emblazoned with "Topless Maids" and the phone number (818) 666-HUGE parked up on Laurel Canyon Boulevard, it caused a media storm. Actor Matthew Perry and talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres prank-called the business live on TV, while incensed local residents complained until the vans were impounded by the city. Now Sami Ammari, who runs the cleaning and massage firm, is suing the city after being hit with thousands of dollars in fines.
Yet this bizarre industry continues to boom. There are more naked maids in L.A. than you can shake a feather duster at, with myriad agencies springing up, including A Little Bit Dirty, Topless Maids and nudehousecleaners.com. Insiders claim there are as many as 300 freelance nude "servicers," mostly female and younger than 25.More »