The Area Around the WTC Is More Seedy Than Sacred

08.16.10 Bucky Turco

Many of the people opposed to an Islamic center blocks from Ground Zero argue that it would violate the sanctity of the site, but how about porn shops? The Daily News scoured the area and found peep shows, pizza joints, bars, liquor stores and “17 separate salons where a girl can get her lady parts groomed.” Short of draping every storefront with flags and crucifixes, it doesn’t get more Americana than that. |NYDN|