Despite its editorial in opposition to the naked cowgirls, I know the Daily News loves this story. I say good for those girls. Unable to find suitable employment in the Obama economy, they have created their own jobs. Also, if De Blasio proposes it, I oppose it. And why hasn't this trend come to Montreal? Girls, the warm weather will soon be gone. Better get painted and head down to Place Jacques Cartier soon.

Painted, near-naked ladies on the prowl for cash in exchange for pictures in Times Square angering tourists

BY Ross Keith , Kerry Burke , Rikki Reyna , Larry Mcshane
Monday, August 17, 2015

An out-of-control influx of near-naked women jockeying for tips has turned Times Square into the XXX-Roads of the World — shocking children and incensing legions of tourists and New Yorkers alike.
The expanding cadre of topless talent — wearing only a thong, a thin layer of paint and a smile — fight it out with the usual cast of amateur Buzz Lightyears and Spider-Men for souvenir photographs at $10 to $20 a pop. “It’s inappropriate,” fumed Odessa Leitch, 38, watching the provocative parade of ladies with her 12-year-son and 3-year-old daughter at her side...

De Blasio says topless Times Square performers need to go, supports The News' 'parkland' push
BY Jennifer Fermino , Corky Siemaszko
Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 9:18 AM

Mayor de Blasio said Tuesday he too is no fan of the topless Times Square tarts — and that he likes The Daily News’ idea for ousting them by designating the area “parkland.”
"I thought that editorial was a helpful suggestion,” de Blasio said. “I don't know if that's fully attainable but we want all ideas on the table and we certainly appreciate what the Times Square Association has put forth as well. This situation is going to change. This is what I'll guarantee you...”