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

Alia | March 10th, 2014 - 6:25 pm

iFeng.com, 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.

China’s new “floating” officials did visit the elderly lady

Alia | October 30th, 2013 - 7:36 am

In another epic photoshop fail, an image with 3 giant officials visiting a Hobbit-like elderly woman went viral on the Chinese Internet. But it’s more of matter of stupidity than dishonesty.

College students in Guiyang hired by local government to fake security officers in forced demolition

Alia | October 18th, 2013 - 3:17 am

To pass off college student as security officers is a common practice in Guiyang whenever there is a large-scale demolition project. They were warned to stay off of any possible violence that may occur during the demolition process.