Top Ten Worst Gifts On Chinese Valentine’s Day

“If love between the two is eternal, why do they have to be together day and night?” (“两情若是久长时,又岂在朝朝暮暮?”) Depicting the love between the Cowherd and the Weaver girl, two stars separated by the Milky Way, …

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Humor – Singaporeans: What Do You See?

We at Tea Leaf Nation don’t usually venture out of our comfort zone and “meddle in the internal affairs” of a country we have no knowledge about. However, we can’t help but share this image, …

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Best Caption Ever – China v. The Philippines

Beat this, New York Times. This new caption on an Internet oldie has helped thousands of Chinese netizens understand the current saber-rattling between China and the Philippines over a barren rock in the South China Sea. …

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Video – 2Pac Lives On in Rural China

Mr. Tupac Shakur can rest in peace knowing that his influence has lived on through time and space–to rural China circa 2010, to be exact. This video, circulating on Chinese social media since at least …

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Voices – What Brand is Your iPhone?

Xu Weihua (@徐卫华), a mobile Internet analyst, tweets: “I heard that Apple’s CEO Cook was very happy with his trip to China, because he saw a lot of people on the streets using iPhones. There are …

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Humor – Meet Colonel O'Sanders in China

Maobama is old news, meet Colonel O’Sanders in China. Hey, don’t knock OFC before you try it. Tea Leaf Nation also wonders if President Obama were to start a franchise selling yummy fried chicken, might …

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Humor — Project Head-Squeeze and Jack Bauer

For anyone who can read Chinese, this is a delicious treat. Mr. Jack Bauer from 24 makes a guest appearance in Mr. Remon Wang’s (@变态辣椒2012) comics to offer further proof that U.S. intelligence agencies were indeed involved …

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