I think the reality has been a little bit different. Residents in the neighbourhood say they routinely find used condoms, needles, and discarded clothing on their properties. The problem has gotten so severe that earlier this year neighbours circulated a petition calling on the city to do something. More than people signed on, but little has changed as a result.
Joel Davis, The Oregonian. HBO recently wrapped up the first season of "The Deuce," a drama about the pimps, prostitutes and the rise of the porn industry in s New York City. For people who only know the cleaned-up Times Square of today, it's hard to believe that the heart of the Big Apple was ever this gritty.
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