July 14th, 2005 | researchmaterial
A Japanese love hotel has apparently worked out how to make a buck for couples with a yen for partaking in the pleasures of the flesh. The hotel has set aside two rooms where any action that goes on is automatically beamed onto the Net to be viewed by paying subscribers.
According to a disclaimer on the site, the couples being filmed are aware that their footage is being broadcast and agree to let it be shown live. In return, the hotel waives the normal cost of the room and charges the couple just 500 yen to cover the cost of laundering the sheets.
“On the site where the footage is being shown, there’s also a photo of the outside of the love hotel where the action is taking place. There’s also the same notice that’s been put up in the lobby, which says that the room is being used for live Netcasts and offering sunglasses to anybody who wants to hide their face from view if they perform inside the room…”