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Media Editor — The Economist

Media Editor, The Economist, writing on TV, film, newspapers, music, gaming and other media worldwide. Formerly China.

Shanghaied - Forbes

Shanghaied - Forbes — How do you say "irrational exuberance" in Chinese? Two years ago investors had no use for Jilin Aodong Medicine Industry Group or the Liaoning Cheng Da Co., two of the many clunker state-owned companies with publicly traded shares. The shares change hands on the Shenzhen and Shanghai exchanges, respectively.

Psst! Wanna Buy Harvard?

Psst! Wanna Buy Harvard? — S ome schools are named for presidents. Others take the name of their founders. Harvard, though, is named for some rich guy. For œ779 in books and property, John Harvard unwittingly bought himself immortality. The College was for sale in those days--at least its name was.

Chinese reforms yet to register at local levels

Chinese reforms yet to register at local levels — Law: The Chinese constitution guarantees both individual and property rights - on paper. BEIJING - In this city of continuous demolition and construction, Huang Zhenyun was just another person fighting for his family home, until China's top propaganda outlets decided to make him a hero.

Flat Earth Society

Flat Earth Society — Before the Chinese hosted the Olympics, they discovered America and sparked the Renaissance-if you believe Gavin Menzies. If history is indeed written by the victors, what are we to make of Gavin Menzies?
May 05, 2016

ICYMI: I wrote about the mysterious appeal (to some) of Trump's buildings: Yuge erections…

May 05, 2016

The next 6 months will not be the most glorious time in the long history of the Republican Party:…

May 05, 2016

Fear trumps hope: Terrible news for Republicans, America and the world… @JamesMAstill & @DSO@DSORennieerview the man

May 05, 2016

This is truly an astounding compilation of cheating stories.…

May 05, 2016

The economics of digital music favour streaming. @ryanavent explains how artists earn from Spotify, Tidal etc…

May 05, 2016

RT @aoscott: This is just the first step. Eventually @ManohlaDargis and I will come to your house and mock your taste in movies.…co/IvRAROuitk

May 04, 2016

RT @siddhmi: Amid the latest reinvention efforts at @latimes is an actually interesting experiment:…

May 03, 2016

RT @EconoScribe: This man claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto, the founder of bitcoin. I put his claims to the test

May 03, 2016

Just searched "Trump ruined word sad" on Twitter, forced to accept that I am very late in observing that Trump has ruined the word sad. Sad!

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