China Braces For End Of World

With the apocalypse now less than ten days away, China has been joining in the global festival of panic, resignation and denial at the imminent extinction of humanity. At China Real Time Report, Chao Deng described some Chinese...

China Grounds Flights Amid Hoax Threats

Chinese state media reports a hoax threat grounded a China Southern Airlines plane in Xinjiang autonomous region, from Xinhua: The China Southern Airlines flight CZ680, traveling from Istanbul to Beijing via Urumqi, was grounded...

Cao Cao’s Tomb is a Fake

Danwei translates a Modern Express article on the disputed authenticity of Cao Cao’s tomb: Cao Cao was one of the three warlords competing for control of China after the downfall of the mighty Han empire (BC206 – AD...

‘HIV Prostitute’ Blog Hoax Zooms on Cyber-Privacy

Earlier this month, a BBS post purportedly written by a prostitute grabbed the attention of web surfers and news outlets. In addition to revealing an HIV infection, the post also included hundreds of supposed clients’...



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