Sunday, September 28, 2008
Prostitution crackdown at work in Suncheon?
No, I don't think so. Unlike Gwangju's red-light district, Suncheon's is still open for business amidst the nation-wide crackdown. The area was pretty dead, though, but there was one very noticable difference. Normally, women stand in windows and call out to customers. This time the windows all had an opaque covering, and the only time you saw the women was if they hung out the door. So I guess that takes care of that.
I'm reminded of a story from July, when it was announced that an unusued love motel would be converted into a dormitory. The Suncheon News ran this strange cartoon: