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ChinaSMACK - Hot internet stories, pictures, & videos in China
Taiwanese netizen reactions to prominent media commentator Li Ao criticizing the the student protesters of the "Sunflower Movement" as having no "pubic hair", Chinese netizen reactions to a New York Times article that says China's efforts in the search for the missing Malaysian plane is hurting more than helping. Translated Chinese netizen reactions to the unflattering portrayal of Chinese "tuhao" (nouveau riche) in "Hotel King", a "K-drama" (Korean TV serial drama). Chinese villagers protesting the forced relocation of a 200-year-old tree to make way for a highway are hurt in a clash with local government, police, militia. Chinese netizen reactions to photos of the interracial marriage, commenting on social and cultural differences, sexism, discrimination, and racist prejudices. A Chinese police officer dining at a Pizza Hut with his family in Ziyang, Sichuan was stabbed after an argument/fight with a group of men over queue cutting.

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The Challenges of Europe and the Mediterranean The Mediterranean Sea has been referred to as the “barometer of world politics.” This description is quite apt since it is often in the centre stage of conflict. The disputes unfolding in the Mediterranean littoral often prompt responses in the international centres of power – New York, London, Geneva, and lately, Brussels. Three continents meet on the Mediterranean basin: Africa, Asia and Europe. Diverse political systems, socio-economic conditions and the three great monotheistic religions collide making this one of the most tense areas around the globe. Security, Europe and the Mediterranean

2010 South Africa World Cup, “Made In China” From NetEase: South Africa World Cup, “Made In China” The World Cup uses balls made in a Jiujiang City [in Jiangxi province] “sweatshop”? The World Cup mascot is from Yiwu City [in Zhejiang province]? 60 million World Cup condoms were Chinese produced? Yes, China uses this way to “participate” in the South Africa World Cup… Shanghai - City Weekend Guide ERA: Intersection of Time Acrobatics @ Shanghai Circu... Shanghai Blogs Going to watch ERA's Intersection of Time, the acrobat’s show at Shanghai Circus World, is definitely something to tick off the Shanghai bucket list. The event showcases jaw-dropping acrobatic talent that leaves viewers awestruck and scratching their heads, questioning t... Photo Gallery: Feria de Abril @ el Efante

Egocide and suicide | The Psychology of Me Lately, I’ve been thinking about egocide. (Why does my autocorrect want to change that to “geocode”??) I’m at the end of my rope and climbing back up is not an option. I’ve got to change. Drastically change. Split Family Faces Cousins: Justine, 29, & Ulric, 29 How much do you and your family members really look alike? Quebec, Canada-based graphic designer and photographer Ulric Collette has created a shockingly cool project where he's exploring the genetic similarities between different members of the same family. By splitting their faces in half and then splicing them together, he creates interesting new people that are sometimes quite normal looking and other times far from it.

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