紐約時報 August 23, 2005 說某南韓地方鼓勵穿 bikini，消費可享一成優惠：
BYEONSAN BIKINI BEACH, South Korea - It seemed like a good idea, a surefire way to catapult this beach into the ranks of Bali and Waikiki: a 10 percent discount for anyone in a bikini. 該文（摘要詳下）之標題，強調此一「算記」，乃失誤也。
A Tourism Plan's Itsy-Bitsy, Teeny-Weeny Miscalculation
By NORIMITSU ONISHI【 -----(from Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary)
adjective [before noun] (US ALSO itty-bitty) HUMOROUS
She has these itsy-bitsy little hands and feet.
teeny (weeny) ]
Just a teeny weeny slice of cake for me, please - I'm supposed to be on a diet.
The spot uses a remixed version of the 1960 song "Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini," yet features a yellow bikini with red polka dots.