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WOW this is fantastic photo stuff

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derivative work, center piece by Nat

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Absolutely not ordinary and brought to you via China Digital Times

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2008/11/29 at 06:53

How Chinese use humor about themselves

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Terracotta Army detail, Xi'an, ChinaImage via Wikipedia

China Digital Times » Olympics Cartoon_ The New Put-down.jpg

The image above was Skitched from China Digital Times!

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2008/08/14 at 07:37

Here is a Wordle about the Olympic Torch Relay in China

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I got the bunch of words from a China Digital Times post of a translation to English of a Chinese blog post titled “The Sacred Flame in China”.

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2008/08/14 at 07:18

If you want a more accurate report about police “manhandling” the press in Beijing

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Workers of t...Image by Getty Images via Daylife

go this link of that reliable China blog EASTSOUTHWESTNORTH!

Lotsa videos and a translated eyewitness report from a HongKong source.

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2008/08/06 at 06:22

NYT headline “Hu Says China Stands By Games Pledges, Web Curbs Lifted”

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Could it be that Mr. Hu-Jin Tao listens more, and is willing to act, than more than one Western leader?

But then who believes what politicians say!

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2008/08/01 at 05:17

Beijing air on July 2, 2008 or 37 days till Olympics 2008

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James Fallows has offered snaps of Beijing air as seen from his apt. window. Needless to say the heavy smog shown in every photo is disconcerting, but not surprising to me since I visited Beijing in 2004 and 2005. Here is the latest snap:

Good luck Olympians!

Oh Oh! Here’s the latest Beijing air pollution news and it ain’t good!

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2008/07/02 at 15:04