Shandong University students’ movie-inspired graduation photos are funny and gay

Alia | June 19th, 2014 - 3:37 am

Posing after movie and TV show posters, students from Shandong University (SDU) put on a show for a wider audience.

Loaded leg-gun is China’s new Internet meme

Alia | June 15th, 2014 - 9:25 pm
The original dance

While its meaning is open for interpretation, the original pose was actually from a 2010 group dance performance titled “The Vow” by dancing students from China’s Hunan University.

“Hello, beautiful!” says Chinese president Xi Jinping in official cartoon

Alia | March 10th, 2014 - 6:25 pm
14, website of Phoenix TV, a pro-Beijing TV broadcaster based in Hong Kong, featured a total of 6 comic strips of Xi Jingping: Uncle Xi’s Cartoon.

Young Chinese man’s sweet life with his anime girlfriend went viral

Alia | February 21st, 2014 - 2:10 am

Most of the posts on his Weibo pages consist of a picture of some real-life scene, in which a hand-drawn girl with specially designed outfits and gestures catered to each scene is photoshopped in.

“Steamed buns store” now a song in ode to Chinese president Xi Jinping

Alia | January 23rd, 2014 - 9:17 pm

The song is said to be “simple and low key” and “full of passion and positivity.” Enjoy the music video!

Chinese mom urged her son to go home for Spring Festival…on an Australian newspaper

Alia | January 16th, 2014 - 4:35 am

Earlier this week, an eager Chinese mom bought a whole page of ad on Chinese Melbourne Daily to post a letter to her oversea son, calling him to go home.

Chinese netizens celebrate the year of the horse “on horseback”

Alia | January 6th, 2014 - 8:57 pm
Money on horseback

Chinese netizens came up with a brilliant idea to celebrate the year of the horse. How? To put your wishes for the coming year literally on horseback.

Mao among the people

Alia | December 26th, 2013 - 5:26 am

Today is his 120th birthday, and Sina put together a photo essay, telling stories of Mao impersonators across the country.

Weibo’s “hot mom contest” may put some of these young hotties’ husbands in jail

Alia | December 19th, 2013 - 5:22 am

A “hot mom contest” has become an “astray girls contest”: “A hot mom contest should show moms who are energetic and have a happy family, not stupid young girls who know nothing about contraception.”

Chinese female students’ “Vagina Monologues” booed by netizens

Alia | November 8th, 2013 - 10:00 am

By telling stories of the vagina, the students aim to call for respect for the “second sex.” The only problem? Chinese netizens thought that they went too far…and that these female students are ugly.