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Culture Lust by Angela Carone

Hello Kitty Deemed Modern Day Scarlet Letter

hello-kitty.jpg This is too much!

Pongpat Chayaphan, acting chief of the Crime Suppression Division in Bangkok, says: "Kitty is a cute icon for young girls. It's not something macho police officers want covering their biceps."

The NY Times also reports that stronger measures could be used for corruption and extrajudicial killings. What kind of stronger measures are they talking about?