Bathhouses are frequently decorated with posters of nude or semi-nude men, and sometimes explicit depictions of sex. A big gay crackdown in Beijing? To others, the era ended long ago with the spread of AIDS. Retrieved 26 December Gay Times. To preserve these articles as they originally appeared, The Times does not alter, edit or update them. Some of the bathhouses tried to live within the strict rules of this court order, but many of them felt they could not easily do business under the new rules and closed.
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