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Virgin on sale for $15,000
An online advertisment offering a teenage girl's virginity for sale for $15,000 has sparked public outrage but authorities say they're powerless to act.
The woman is a 19-year-old Chinese University student who's selling herself for four days.
The ad has been traced to a Sydney brothel which claims the practice is widespread.
Sex industry advocate Fiona Patten says she's amazed at the public reaction.
PLAY: A Victorian Brothels spokesman condemns the advertisement
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Well said Jan. What a sad existence these creatures
Hell, wouldn't you mix with some classy types?Faye Thursday 10 November, 2011 - 1:28 PM
FOR $15,000 SHE WANT TO BE GOOD LOOKING...LOLKEN Thursday 10 November, 2011 - 8:00 AM
So Fiona Patten is surprised by the public reaction! I guess it is because we are stunned by the proclivity of self abasement within this disgusting industry.
The lack of self respect by these individuals is beyond our comprehension.
Reducing their existence to just being a slab of meat for sale!!
To think how many years women have battled to be treated with respect in general society and in the work place and then these sort of people think it's o.k to sell their flesh, Hopefully there will come a day when Fiona Patten might understand the meaning of self respect, then she may understand the distaste the rest of us feel around the issue.Jan Wednesday 9 November, 2011 - 1:26 PM
The only outrage is from the media, its her call no one is forcing her,no ones business anyway..Mexican Wednesday 9 November, 2011 - 12:57 PM