Here’s City Weekend’s Promotional Video For Its Readers’ Choice Awards
Youku video for those in China after the jump
I’ll leave the bulk of the editorializing to you, the readers, but I do want to say this: the person who thought footage of expats and service industry professionals schmoozing on the rooftop of Migas could be enhanced by adding an Ashley Tisdale soundtrack was possibly mistaken.
Beijing’s Awards Season is the adult equivalent of a preschool field day in which paper plates emblazoned with words like “Super Citizenship Award” and “Star Performer!” and “Perfect Attendance” are handed out. You have a heavy duty, Beijingers. Go reward the children for their superlative job playing with trucks and not pooping in their pants.