Jottings from the Granite Studio A Qing historian reads the newspaper…

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For anybody who still thinks China is a great business environment or that China has a bright future as a research hub, intellectual incubator, or simply a good place for their next office or factory, I would strongly suggest spending 30 minutes trying to do a few routine tasks that involve using the Internet.

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Menace to society.

For whatever reason, a shocking number of people are terrified, actually overcome with fear by….Snickers.

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Chinese media called Amb. Locke a “banana,” but Chinese history is filled with those who transcended “identity”

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Tianjin. 6:00 a.m. Explosions. The Chinese New Year is upon us. What to expect in this Year of the Horse?

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