Detroit Strange
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Ep. 70 - Hygge Someone Today

Lottie the Body

This week Jess and Alex talk about winter time, the concept of "Hygge," Ikea, and of course a few movies. Then Jess tells Alex all about the majestic force that was Lottie "the Body" Graves Claiborne, a well-known burlesque dancer. How did Lottie end up in Detroit? What sports figure was she married to? Who showed up at her doorstep after being estranged for 20 years? And, what advice did Lottie have for young women? Tune in and find out!