Working Through College in the Nude

Working one's way through college is an honored part of the American dream. But generations and mores change. Most students in need may still wait tables in the student union or type theses on "The Eight-Octave Range in Yrna Sumac's Work," but not all, not all. Consider this report from TIME Correspondent David DeVoss in Detroit:

THE pink nude silhouette pulsates through the translucent blue picture window, beckoning the camera voyeur into the Blue Orchid photographic studio. Like dozens of others that have burgeoned in cities across the land, it panders to the new...

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