Myrtle Beach area strip clubs bring tourism and criticism

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A compromise between exotic and family friendly?

While Myrtle Beach has no shortage of high quality golf courses to choose from, some golfing tourists say the strip clubs play an important role in their vacation destination decision.

The problem? Local officials feel like they detract from the "family friendly" image that we've invested heavily into promoting. In what has to be the most epic "goodbye" write-up in recent memory, former tourism reporter Jake Spring has a huge report with quotes from tourists, strip club owners, and local officials. Read it here. (Sorry fellas: no pictures or video with this story)

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