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Actress' Downfall Shows Culture Shift in Vietnam

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Actress' Downfall Shows Culture Shift in Vietnam

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Actress' Downfall Shows Culture Shift in Vietnam

Actress' Downfall Shows Culture Shift in Vietnam

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A 19-year-old TV actress in Vietnam bid a tearful goodbye to her TV show after a sex video of her and her boyfriend appeared on the Internet. The government took the actress' program off the air.

The incident reveals how rapidly Vietnam's conservative culture is changing.