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Old 06-27-2019, 07:13 PM
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Here's another thing that confuses me. The signs in front of the strip clubs say they will waive the entry fee if you call them to use their limo service to get there, but if you walk or take a cab or Uber you have to pay. Why? Why charge extra to people who are saving you money? My guess is when they get you in the limo there's some kind of sales pitch where they try to get you to buy a bunch of extras like VIP rooms or bottle service or stuff like that. Am I close?
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Is the limo service free?
Free both ways?
You probably have to leave your credit card with them. And guess what happens then?
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The limo service is free, or so the signs say. I can't believe people would give their credit cards, but maybe they do.
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Old 06-27-2019, 08:15 PM
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Here's another thing that confuses me. The signs in front of the strip clubs say they will waive the entry fee if you call them to use their limo service to get there, but if you walk or take a cab or Uber you have to pay. Why? Why charge extra to people who are saving you money? My guess is when they get you in the limo there's some kind of sales pitch where they try to get you to buy a bunch of extras like VIP rooms or bottle service or stuff like that. Am I close?
There isn't. At least, that I remember.

And I don't think we paid for the limo. Again, that I remember.

We also did bottle service for the bachelor, so maybe we'd already taken care of that.
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Maybe they think that if you roll up to their club in a big fancy limo you will feel like a balla and me more inclined to drop more money once you get there. They must have data that proves it.
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After a bit of research, it seems that strip clubs pay a fee to every cab or Uber that drops someone off there, so the cover charge is to recoup that.

Now I wonder why they have to pay cabs or Ubers to drop off passengers at strip clubs. Is there some kind of extra risk a cabbie or Uber driver is taking to drive by a strip club? And it also doesn't explain why you have to pay the cover if you just walk there.
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After a bit of research, it seems that strip clubs pay a fee to every cab or Uber that drops someone off there, so the cover charge is to recoup that.

Now I wonder why they have to pay cabs or Ubers to drop off passengers at strip clubs. Is there some kind of extra risk a cabbie or Uber driver is taking to drive by a strip club? And it also doesn't explain why you have to pay the cover if you just walk there.
Cover charge for clubs (strip or otherwise) is not surprising. Bypassing it if you go in a limo is.
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Cover charge for clubs (strip or otherwise) is not surprising. Bypassing it if you go in a limo is.
Well is it a certain number of people in a limo? If a large enough group comes in there's likely one moran who will drop a couple grand.
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