“We Shanghainese value our image. We don’t want to lose face in front of the entire world…”
Song You believes his brother’s name has been written incorrectly on his county’s monument to revolutionary martyrs. For thirty years he’s appealed to the local authorities without resolution.
A Nanjing man with a high-heels fetish forces his girlfriend to always wear them when they’re together. When one day she refuses, he beats her up.
A Beijing netizen saves his online friend in Chongqing by calling the police when the latter talks about committing suicide on QQ, China’s popular IM service.
In Beijing, dozens of people are hurt when an escalator suddenly reversed direction causing a chain reaction of people falling down and over each other.
A man gives his mistress 330,000 RMB over the course of their 3 year affair. When it ends, he and his wife sue to get the money back. Spoiler alert, the couple wins.
English translation of a Nanfang Daily article about the few giant pandas left behind in Sichuan’s Wolong Panda preserve park after 2008′s Sichuan Earthquake.