While these entertainers are on the job, making cash, some are meeting their significant others, and falling in love, too.We to know what dating is like for those in the business. Nya Lee (real name: Tolley Ingram) is 25 and resides in Fort Lee, NJ. Beyond stage names and dollar bills, here’s what really happens when clothes come off, and the lights turn on at the end of the night.

I know many professional dancers, but being a Stripper is something completely different.

Most people think that being a Stripper is all about being sexy, but it’s really about being a mental ninja. KKD: With any romantic relationship, I always find it better to get in front of the bus when it comes to the fact that I take off my clothes in front of strangers for money, either as a Burlesque Dancer or a Stripper in a Strip Club.

Off the pole (but on the record), we chatted with two female strippers about how often they get hit on, how they meet men and how their stage names came to be. Do you prefer the term stripper or dancer or something else? Girls get offended by the term, “stripper”, but it is what it is. KKD: I always say that I'm a “dancer who strips” versus a “stripper who dances” since my background is as a professional dancer and specialty artist.

That being said, if I had to choose one, I'd call myself a Stripper.

But she's also got to have man or woman that understands certain things about her lifestyle, because misconceptions abound, big time.

Umar Johnson, the self-proclaimed prince of “Pan-Afrikanism” and descendant of Federick Douglass, has gotten caught with his hands – and other body parts – inside of the proverbial cookie jar.T-Pain may have expressed it best singing, “I’m in love with a stripper” — because the truth is, he’s not the only one.Throughout the world, women (and men) are removing clothing for money – and lots of it.She goes by the screen name “Conscious Stripper” on social media.She has been putting Johnson on blast for nearly a month now, exposing him in a series of Instagram posts, tweets and You Tube videos, which layout personal SMS messages about their illicit affair.Johnson, who has been engaging in a fundraising campaign for an all-boys academy based on Pan-Africanist ideology, is known for both his homophobic and misogynistic rhetoric.(Fun fact: places where strip clubs do not have poles in them, or where very few exist at all, can totally have thriving pole communities.)Still, when something's a big part of your life, you kind of have to tell people.