What's in the News

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Re: What's in the News
« Reply #2850 on: October 04, 2021, 07:12:42 AM »
Joe Rogan announced as China's new health secretary  ahahahahah

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« Reply #2851 on: October 04, 2021, 02:14:38 PM »


Great clue! Suspicious U.S. seafood received at Huanan Seafood Market before the outbreak

In mid-November 2019, a batch of seafood from Maine, USA was shipped to Wuhan South China Seafood Market through the cold chain. In just a few weeks, employees of many merchants in the South China Seafood Market experienced symptoms of pneumonia of unknown origin one after another, and they were infected with new coronary pneumonia....


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« Reply #2852 on: November 18, 2021, 03:01:06 PM »
[Heavyweight news: Beijing Daily takes the fight to Global Times]

Christian Dior SE is the latest international fashion brand to face criticism in China, after an exhibition in Shanghai featured a photo that state media said was “smearing Asian women.”

The photograph, included in the Lady Dior show, depicts an Asian woman dressed in a traditional costume and holding a Dior bag. It drew ire in an editorial published by the state-owned Beijing Daily on Monday with the headline: “Is This the Asian Woman in Dior’s Eyes?”

Shot by a local Chinese photographer, the image makes Chinese consumers feel uncomfortable, the report said. It features “spooky eyes, gloomy face, and Qing Dynasty-styled nail armor,” according to the article. Social media posts by Dior, newspapers and the photographer all drew angry responses from the public, though there’s been no talk of a boycott...



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« Reply #2853 on: November 18, 2021, 10:29:27 PM »
There is to be a near-total lunar eclipse on Friday.  Very special.  Hope it's visible in PRC.

Moderation....in most things...


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Re: What's in the News
« Reply #2854 on: November 22, 2021, 04:12:52 PM »
Cloudy skies over my quarantine hotel, so I couldn't see the moon. ananananan ananananan ananananan
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