What a send-off: China's funeral strippers told to cover up

Story highlights

  • Funeral strippers in rural China are the latest focus of the country's crackdown on vice
  • In some areas of China, the hiring of professional mourners is commonplace, but some performances are getting racy
  • Government report says that stripteases undermine "the cultural value of the entertainment business"

(CNN)If you were mourning the loss of a loved one in China, at least the entertainment might have cheered you up. Until now.