Sensitive Words: The Bo Xilai Edition

As of April 10, the following search terms are blocked on Weibo (not including the “search for user” function):

Commission for Discipline Inspection, filed for investigation, investigate, Guang Li*, Neil, British businessman, British housekeeper, Kang Shifu (re-tested), Xu Ming (re-tested)
纪委,立案,调查,广隶*,尼尔,英国+商人,英国+保姆,康师傅(复测),徐明(复测)

Words Related to Bo Xilai: Bo (re-tested), Xi, Guagua, BO, XI, Chongqing, hotpot*, tomato*, King of the Southwest*, Minister of Yu*, not thin* (re-tested), King Who Pacifies the West (re-test)
薄熙来相关:薄(复测),熙,瓜瓜,BO,XI,重庆,火锅*,西红柿*,西南王*,渝督*,不厚*(复测),平西王(复测)

Words Related to Gu Kailai: Gu, Kailai, GU, KAILAI
谷开来相关:谷,开来,GU,KAILAI

Words Related to Wang Lijun: Wang Lijuan, head nurse, Energetic Wang, Wang Li jun, Lijun (re-tested), wanglijun, WLJ (re-tested), defect, Lai’s bright minister (re-tested), U.S. consulate (re-tested)
王立军相关:王丽娟,护士长,大力王,王立jun,立军(复测),wanglijun,WLJ(复测),叛逃,来俊臣(复测),美领馆(复测)

Other Related Terms: Central Committee, usurp party leadership, Wen Xiang*, political struggle, inner struggle (re-test)
更多相关禁词:中共中央,篡党,温相*,政治斗争,内斗(复测)

* Coded Terms:
*名词解释:

Guang Li = Kang Shifu = Zhou Yongkang
广隶=康师傅=周永康

Chongqing hotpot = King of the Southwest = King Who Pacifies the West = Minister of Yu = tomato = Bo Xilai
重庆火锅=西南王=平西王=渝督=西红柿=薄熙来

Head Nurse Wang Lijuan = Energetic Wang = Lai’s bright minister = Wang Lijun
王丽娟护士长=大力王=来俊臣=王力军

Wen Xiang = Wen Jiabao
温相=温家宝

Note: All Chinese-language words are tested using simplified characters. The same terms in traditional characters occasionally return different results.

CDT Chinese runs a project that crowd-sources filtered keywords on Sina Weibo search. CDT independently tests the keywords before posting them, but some searches later become accessible again. We welcome readers to contribute to this project so that we can include the most up-to-date information.