Daily Archives: 14 April, 2008

Kevin Rudd and Bugs Bunny: Separated at birth?

  It’s cartoon time again! Dramatis Personae: “The Crusher” =  The People’s Republic of China Bugs Bunny     =  Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd Scene beginning at 5:23 =  The consequence of Rudd’s diplomatic panache, prohibiting any Chinese military or police from participating in … Continue reading

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Jin Jing, Beijing’s Parody of Martyrdom (re-posted)

Due to the mysterious disappearance of this article from Google, we are re-posting it under the same title as before. Our speculations about the probable reasons for the sabotage of this article are indicated in our above linked post and its … Continue reading

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Our article on Jin Jing disappears from Google

Now here’s a mystery.   Yesterday our article criticising China’s PR agents’ cynical exploitation of Jin Jing was on the second page of Google under the term “Jin Jing.”    It has received more traffic than any other article on our blog has ever received. … Continue reading

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