Newspaper Reporter Fired for Exotic Dancing
- Duration 2:36
- Date May 11, 2012
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Swapping stilettos for our press badge and now claims of gender discrimination at a well respected big city newspaper.
A full time reporter -- -- for moonlighting as an exotic dancer.
The Paper claims she lied.
On her application for the job and -- Gloria all red.
-- -- Tressel actually covered high society and fashion for the Houston Chronicle -- and the reason the Paper found that is the concern I had an online blog called the angry stripper.
Another Paper picked up on that and ran a story about her.
And the chronicle says she should have disclosed that she was a -- on her job application.
Here now it's Eric Pressler let's.
I don't believe that I should have been terminated because of a claim that I did not disclose I'm one application.
I worked as an exotic dancer.
There was no question on the -- that covered my dancing.
And they answered the questions on the form honestly.
She says she worked her way through journalism school as a stripper and she still doesn't occasionally to make a few bucks in the side go and -- stay in shape I guess a couple of turns around the polls Draper.
You're gloat snitching doesn't have a gym membership base hit than she does not have a gym membership.
She claims that her editors were very happy with her work and so now she's as you see -- Gloria Allred filing.
A gender discrimination.
Lawsuit Gloria says she's fighting her first Serra Serra says she's fighting for other women listen to both.
Since it's a female dominated occupation.
-- issues like this little -- discourage women from trying to improve their lives.
These women should not have to listen here that one -- prayer position in the career that I have worked very hard to achieve.
That their past work experience as -- cancer.
Won't jeopardize that position and.
The Houston Chronicle by the way will not comment further until they can actually read the entire lawsuits they're -- so you see there says that she will continue to work in journalism.
And she will also continue to strip on the side.
What was it her past work there was a problem or was at her contemporaneous blog called.
The angry stripper.
I think it was a combination.
All of a saying he evolved like if you wanted to keep it under -- that's probably not the greatest idea but you know the I see the problem here which is.
Apparently when you apply for a job of the Houston Chronicle they don't have the box.
Were you want to stripper stripper former stripper so there was nothing -- -- -- check.