Category Archives: Wall of Shame

To JustRecently: About the “2009 Go China” Video

This is a continuation of a discussion that I have been having with our friend JR at JustRecently’s Beautiful Blog.  I at first intended to post this as a comment at JR’s blog.  Unfortunately it contains too many links and … Continue reading

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Portrait of a Journalist

Last night, Catherine and I watched a DVD of “The Feebles”, by the ingenious Kiwi film-maker Peter Jackson who created the movie trilogy, “Lord of the Rings” and won an Oscar for it. In Jackson’s wonderfully “sick” (in a Jonathan … Continue reading

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Foreign Law Firms Implicated in China’s Graft Storm

The following is an excerpt from today’s Online Caijing Magazine (English).   The original Caijing report is in Chinese.  The link will only take you to an abstract, rather than a full report, which is for the eyes of subscribers only.  … Continue reading

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Media tycoon out of touch with reality

Out of touch with reality?? !! This is putting it mildly. I almost fell off my seat when I saw online a report of Rupert Murdoch’s first Boyer lectures, in which he portrayed Australia as a backward nation plagued by … Continue reading

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China blogger links AIDS with homosexuality, re “Tongzhi in Love”

Is HIV/AIDS a “homosexual” disease? Scientifically, no, it’s not. And one would expect homosexuals and all who sympathise with the injustices they suffer, to try to make it clear to others that there is no connection between HIV/AIDS and homosexuality. … Continue reading

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Beijing’s neo-pagans, please learn your Runelore

Further evidence that the developed world, including Beijing, is on the threshold of a New Dark Age. From (Australian) ABC: Anger in South Korea is growing over violence during Sunday’s torch relay, recorded on widely circulated video clips, in which … Continue reading

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Inside the mind of the man who planned the torch route

Exclusive from Under the Jacaranda Tree, here is a look inside the mind of the defective individual who came up with the idea of taking the Olympic Torch to Mount Everest. He likes fire, that much we can tell you.

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Finally, the Torch goes where it’s perfectly welcome

They would have saved themselves and the world a lot of trouble if they had limited the entire international Olympic Torch relay to China’s number one ally, North Korea.   It will arrive there in a few days, to an unreservedly … Continue reading

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The Flying Dutchman is now a Western expat in Beijing

The Flying Dutchman’s hubris doomed him to wander the Earth, homeless, a man without a country, for eternity. Today you can see many of his shadows in Beijing, most especially in the faces of some Westerners who sold their souls … Continue reading

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A Reminder: The Torch Was Designed Specifically for Tibet

The time seems right for a reminder of the proximate cause of the worldwide furor surrounding the Olympic Torch. It was designed for the specific purpose of the provocative plan to take it to the top of Mount Everest. As … Continue reading

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