U.S.-based British comedian John Oliver’s name has become a sensitive word on Weibo following a particularly well–researched 20-minute segment roasting Xi Jinping’s policies on his weekly HBO show “Last Week Tonight” last Sunday. At Inkstone, Alan Wong describes his unsuccessful attempts to...
by Sophie Beach | Jul 31, 2009
Danwei interviews mainland-born stand-up comic Joe Wong, who recently made his debut on the Late Show with David Letterman: Moser: So what possessed you to try stand-up comedy? Wong: Well, I had always been interested in...
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