February 17 – March 2
Poetry Night in Beijing interviews: Helen Wing and Eleanor Goodman. Hilary Chasse took a closer look at Maximo Caminero destroying Ai Weiwei’s artwork. A boy died after dropping firecrackers down a sewer.
Comments of the Week:
name, on the return of Laowai Comics:
now i get it. these awfully drawn and unfunny “laowai comics” are part of a devious plot by Mr Tao to collect negative comments for a corpus-based analysis of hate discourse in internet forums. we are his guinea pigs, his German Shepperd, and laowai comics is the bait. Mr Tao, you are indeed a true creative and i salute you.
D on dangers of jaywalking post:
China has 5,000 years of history. We all know that China has its own characteristics and conditions. In a word, it is not proper for you to apply Western concepts of traffic navigation to China.