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The psychology of public masturbation
With the “classroom masturbation” scandal involving nine middle school students taking people by surprise early this week, there has been mounting public interest in why such lewd public behavior occurs. According to police data, lewd acts in public have increased from 1,471 cases in 2013 to 1,842 in 2014 and 2,112 in 2015. Experts say the increase is because of the distortio...
South Korea scraps scandal-ridden national slogan 'Creative Korea'
The government has decided to scrap the national brand "Creative Korea," which was introduced under the previous Park Geun-hye administration. It was created last year with a budget of 3.5 billion won ($3 million), but was soon caught up in plagiarism and other scandals, stirring calls for the brand’s axing.