Images from Weibo – It's 2012! We Mean the Mayan 2012…

Shanghai Morning Post (@新闻晨报) reports on Weibo that netizen @-夜莺-May spotted surface cracks in the busiest area of Pudong, Shanghai. Well trained by Hollywood, many netizens’ first thoughts ran to disaster movie-land. @漾漾乐园 tweets, “So scary! Is 2012 …

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Chinese Sun Sets on 2011

It’s 2012 in China. Many netizens treated New Years’ Eve as a time for reflection, often bittersweet. Most commenters on Weibo, China’s Twitter, welcomed the new year wistfully; one described “a single lonely lantern flying …

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2011 China News in Review

High speed train accident kills more than 30 – it could happen to travelers Real estate prices take bumpy ride – it could happen to owners Wukan villagers protest over land grab – it could …

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