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Fri October 22, 2021
(MSN)
 
 
 
China is back to policing the NBA
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Wed October 20, 2021
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Alibaba's Jack Ma magically reappears in Europe and suddenly Chinese stocks are moving up again
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Tue October 19, 2021
(MSN)
 
 
 
Evergrande's deal to sell 51% of its property services unit delayed as the provincial government's overseer hops off
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Mon October 18, 2021
(Endpoints News)
 
 
 
Hearing about the FDA approving a nasal spray of a smoking cessation drug to treat dry eye disease covers pretty much all the holes in your head
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Sun October 17, 2021
(NPR)
 
 
 
It's been 42 years since 'The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy' was first published. Hope you remembered to bring your towel
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(Wikipedia)
 
 
 
Happy 87th birthday to Bill Anders who was one of the first three men to see the Far Side of the Moon. He will be forever known for taking the "Earthrise" photo of a small blue marble rising over the lunar surface. Spiffy: He is still alive
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Thu October 14, 2021
(Abc.net.au)
 
 
 
Lovers of true art set to be triggered as Banksy piece sets new record at sale of $25 million
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(France 24)
 
 
 
At least until the authoritarian party regains power, US to recognize human rights again
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Wed October 13, 2021
(NPR)
 
 
 
The Pillar of Shame statue, a memorial for those killed in the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre, ordered removed from the campus of the University of Hong Kong. Therefore no massacre occured, and the "peaceful unification" of Hong Kong continues
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(BNNBloomberg)
 
 
 
Ordinarily it's not policy for an insurance company to lose $90bil in value
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Tue October 12, 2021
(KOMU Columbia)
 
 
 
They will not be going to Disney World
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(NPR)
 
 
 
10 Downing-Kruger killed thousands in the UK
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Saying they owe it to their investors and the public, Evergrande plans to roll out EVs next year
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Sat October 09, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
Taiwexit, but the opposite
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Fri October 08, 2021
(Hong Kong Free Press)
 
 
 
Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls what University of Hong Kong students learn about what happened in Tiananmen Square in the past
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Thu October 07, 2021
(gCaptain)
 
 
 
Wal Mart and other big box stores charter their own bulk cargo ships to avoid this week's disaster portmanteu: "Containergeddon"
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Much spike. Very 12th biggest. So crash
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Tue October 05, 2021
(Interesting Engineering)
 
 
 
Be sure to pack an umbrella if you plan to disable skynet
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Mon October 04, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Evergrande Hopson the asset fire-sale train
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Thunderdome it is
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Sun October 03, 2021
(Coconuts)
 
 
 
Fark-ready headline of the day: Hong Kong's 'Building of 1,000 Assholes' reimagined as giant Tetris game
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(Times of Israel)
 
 
 
Impossible Pork is a new plant-based product, and nothing about its ingredients or preparation conflicts with Jewish dietary laws. The Orthodox Union: Still not kosher because of the word "pork"
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Thu September 30, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
The 20 best airlines in the world. Let's see how many US airlines are listed
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Not news: Shakira forced to escape aggressive bores at party. News: boars
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Wed September 29, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Evergrande is now literally selling money to cover debt. Next up: the family silver
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Tue September 28, 2021
(MSN)
 
 
 
Beijing is asking state-backed firms to get them off the Evergrande hook - for old times' sake. It's an offer they really can't refuse regardless of cannoli quality
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Mon September 27, 2021
(Channel News Asia)
 
 
 
Your Monday "Oh well. Anyway"
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Shocked. SHOCKED. Well, not that shocked
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Fri September 24, 2021
(Politico)
 
 
 
Huawei executive freed from extradition request after nearly three years of house arrest in Vancouver, announces plans to double-down on spying on people's smartphones to make up for lost time
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Jewish and Muslim Farkers can finally experience the awesomeness of bacon
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Thu September 23, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
If the US had kept the death rate from Covid the same as Australia or Hong Kong or South Korea, 650,000 people would be alive today
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Tue September 21, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
Well, it's the third Tuesday in the 5th odd-numbered month of the year, so Bitcoin is falling, of course. INVEST FAST BEFORE IT STARTS TO GO UP AGAIN
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Mon September 20, 2021
(SlashFilm)
 
 
 
Dune is a big draw at the international box office despite being Dune
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(AsiaOne)
 
 
 
Biden considers Taiwanese request to rename D.C. mission from "Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office" to "Taiwan Representative Office." China duly threatens ceasing to cooperate on climate change or dealing with the Taliban
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Fri September 17, 2021
(gCaptain)
 
 
 
The logjam at the Port of Los Angeles now has enough containers to cross half the US. Which is, like, many many many Rhode Islands
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Thu September 16, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Gogoro to list on NASDAQ following merger. This is the way
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(KTAR Phoenix)
 
 
 
When you're searching for one body but unexpectedly find another, is that good luck or bad?
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Wed September 15, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Macau casinos hit to the tune of $18bil. Danny Ocean may be good, but he's no Dragon
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Evergrande stock? Not so much
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Mon September 13, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Japanese hawk singles out Chinese dragon. This is not a really cool kite fight
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Sun September 12, 2021
(Vancouver Sun)
 
 
 
China now interfering in the Canadian election, poutine
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Fri September 10, 2021
(Some Fowler)
 
 
 
Pork and beef shortages create opening for duck, duck, duck, and GOOSE
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
At least they didn't drive the tanks over them
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Thu September 09, 2021
(BBC)
 
 
 
Porcelain bowl expected to fetch £500 at auction sells for £320,000 after being identified as rare Chinese Ru-ware. (Sellers delight might be short lived as a similar bowl sold in Hong Kong for $38m in 2017)
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Tue September 07, 2021
(AsiaOne)
 
 
 
In prehistoric days, the concern for humans was to stop wild animals from eating people. These days, the concern for humans is to stop people from eating wild animals, with risk of driving existing demand underground to black markets
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Mon September 06, 2021
(Kotaku)
 
 
 
Swedish Erotica, Ed Wood, sexism, the Atari 2600, and a corporate game of hide the sausage: The strange tale of the first X-rated console game: Custer's Revenge
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Sat September 04, 2021
(Food and Wine)
 
 
 
The 'Oldest Single Malt Scotch' to be auctioned in October as Ron Swanson begins checking for an appropriately dry-aged and size porterhouse
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(BBC)
 
 
 
Yee haw meets ni hao: Chinese bitcoin miners are flocking to Texas
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Fri September 03, 2021
(Wikipedia)
 
 
 
A mostly forgotten hero
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Remember that shocking moment almost three years ago when a Banksy painting started shredding itself in front of a shocked audience? Weren't you shocked? Well, get ready to be shocked -- it's for sale, and worth six times its previous value. Shocking
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Thu September 02, 2021
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Suddenly, China just got a lot closer to the Moon. No word if their astronauts are training to punch idiots
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(The Ringer)
 
 
 
"Martial arts, of course, are Eastern traditions that predate the film genre by centuries." Or film even. Who writes this crap?
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Michelle Yeoh: 'Jackie Chan thought women belonged in the kitchen - until I kicked his butt'
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Mon August 30, 2021
(STLToday)
 
 
 
The pigs at the stock troughs look up long enough to grunt happily as The Fed says the cheap money buffet will keep serving them
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Sat August 21, 2021
(NBC News)
 
 
 
And now ISIS is back in the mix
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Fri August 20, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
China now wants to tell influencers how to speak and dress when live-streaming. You know - toe the party line
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Thu August 19, 2021
(France 24)
 
 
 
Hong Kong maintains some of the strictest quarantine measures in the world, which has left most residents cut off from overseas loved ones for the last 18 months. Enter Nicole Kidman. She can circumvent the rule. Why? She's a movie star
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(BNNBloomberg)
 
 
 
A $13bil sneaker fortune started on a Taiwanese pig farm. This is not an allegory nor a sequel to a Nic Cage movie
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Mon August 16, 2021
(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Even in polluted areas regular exercise can lower risk of death. But it's up to you to stay out of traffic
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Sat August 14, 2021
(Guardian)
 
 
 
When the title of the article is a question the answer is "No". Even in Chinese
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Thu August 12, 2021
(Politico)
 
 
 
US interventions caused Latin American instability which China is now exploiting to weaken the US. It's the circle of strife
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Wed August 11, 2021
(NPR)
 
 
 
China bans karaoke of songs with titles including "I Love Taiwanese Girls," "Fart," "Beijing Hooligans" and "Don't Want to Go to School
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Thu August 05, 2021
(International Business Times)
 
 
 
China's Sinovac vaccine is only 58% effective against Covid, but there's only a 10% chance of that
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Wed August 04, 2021
(AsiaOne)
 
 
 
Undercover sting operation on Hong Kong restaurant reveals two breakfast sets on menu - "abalone and ham macaroni" and "abalone and ham omelette".- had secretly replaced the abalone with squid. Something fishy was going on
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Tue August 03, 2021
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Wolverine Worldwide buys Sweaty Betty. Subby swears this is NOT his attempt at business page fanfic
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
One would think "spiritual opium" would be a lot more profitable
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Fri July 30, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
Hong Kong man arrested for booing Chinese national anthem while watching the Olympics on TV in a shopping mall. Colin Kaepernick unavailable for comment
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Thu July 29, 2021
(CBC)
 
 
 
Stephen Harper opens his mouth, ejects diarrhea
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(Politico)
 
 
 
Funny how all these GOP lawmakers are VERY CONCERNED that NBA players' endorsement deals with Chinese apparel companies mean they are profiting from slave labor, but they said nothing about Walmart doing the same thing for decades
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Mon July 26, 2021
(Al Jazeera)
 
 
 
China blames the US for poor relations. Look, if my in-laws refuse to get off food stamps and get jobs, it's not my fault
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(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Deadly, silent or not
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Seriously, who hits a police horse?
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Live stream cut short because of host's hard stop
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Sun July 25, 2021
(Deadline)
 
 
 
Old is #1 at the box office with $16 million despite its droll twist. Snake Eyes is at #2 with $14 million, continuing the tradition of awful G.I. Joe movies as Black Widow spies the #3 spot with $10 million
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Sat July 17, 2021
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Bad news for The Coneheads
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Fri July 16, 2021
(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
The MAGA world's "Freedom Phones" are as American as their red hats
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Wed July 14, 2021
(Kotaku)
 
 
 
Some people try to smuggle drugs or the occasional exotic animal, then there's this guy who may or may not be a robot
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Next on Netflix, orthodox Jewish woman goes from having her first orgasm at 35 to creating lingerie for models and buying sex toys for her children at 50
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(The Register)
 
 
 
Translation: Hong Kong is totally sharing its digital IDs with mainland China
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
"Was John Travolta a waacker? Inquiring minds don't give a faark
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Fri July 09, 2021
(Politico)
 
 
 
The US is lagging behind China in privacy laws. China?
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(The Register)
 
 
 
Oh, nothing, just an 11 year old planning to replace all your body parts in the future
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
New vegan cookbook causing quite a stir. Difficulty: In Iraq
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Wed July 07, 2021
(KFGO Fargo)
 
 
 
Chinese company partly owned by their military that has previously done research on "improving population quality" markets a prenatal screening test worldwide, and collects and catalogs genetic data leftover from the tests for a giant genome database. This seems fine
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Tue July 06, 2021
(Fast Company)
 
 
 
Meet the woman who mastered a 6000-character IBM Chinese typewriter in the 1940s and demoed it for her bosses at Big Blue and for excited audiences in the U.S. and China. The typewriter flopped, but she's still here and she knows the codes
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Mon July 05, 2021
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Chinese lego clone doesn't mess around when it comes to intellectual property theft
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Sun July 04, 2021
(News.com.au)
 
 
 
Inside Shenzhen, China's glittering showcase metropolis intended to impress the world, which is intended to marry communism and capitalism. Yeah, not so glittering
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Thu July 01, 2021
(History Channel)
 
 
 
On this day in history, in 1997, Hong Kong returned to China, and everyone lived happily ever after if they didn't want a bullet or to be sent to the camps
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(International Business Times)
 
 
 
With a communist yell, Xi cried "More, more more"
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Wed June 30, 2021
(Coconuts)
 
 
 
Parliament deputy speaker summoned by police over durian party, funky aroma
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(AP News)
 
 
 
China: freedoms for Hong Kong? Phooey
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(AP News)
 
 
 
China: freedoms for Hong Kong? Phooey
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Fri June 25, 2021
(NBC Washington)
 
 
 
Travel writers share the most common traveler fails in popular cities around the world. Don't be like these travelers
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(Messy Nessy Chic)
 
 
 
The Green Lady and the painter
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