Tuesday, January 02, 2007

How the web made cleaning dirty

Ever thought of hiring a naked cleaner? At first glance, this isn't the kind of question that occurs to many people. But a recent survey of online commerce showed that some of the most successful internet adverts - in terms of responses - were ads for 'nude' or 'fantasy' cleaners.

There are now thousands of people offering these services across the developed world. Some people find these fantasy housemaids (or naked plumbers - these services are just as popular with women) so alluring they get hooked. A few weeks ago an English ex-magistrate, Michael Lee, admitted he had turned to crime: to fund hi £250,000 naked cleaning ladies habit. Of course, he found them online.

And this is the crux. The net is changing sex.

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