Phelps Hides From Paps— at Strip Joints
Swimmer hides from cameras, tints windows
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 18, 2009 9:50 AM CST

(Newser) – It’s understandable that Michael Phelps is a little camera-shy after the fallout from his bong portrait. But he’s started “hiding out at strip clubs” to avoid having his picture taken, the New York Post reports. The Olympic champ has also tinted the windows of his Baltimore home in a bid for privacy from the paparazzi.