News of the Weird: Chinese women rent boyfriends

  • by: CHUCK SHEPHERD
  • Updated: April 5, 2013 - 2:27 PM

Chinese New Year apparently turns out not so festive if busy young professional women are unable to show off a boyfriend to their parents. Thus, men offer themselves as fake boyfriends for the equivalent of about $50 a day, plus extras including about $5 an hour to accompany the woman to dinner and $8 for a kiss on the cheek.

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