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狸猿 (guàn lí yuán): watered weasel ape
 
狸猿 (guàn lí yuán): watered weasel ape
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[[File:wateredweaselape.jpg|350px|thumb|right|''The watered weasel ape'']]
  
Sounds nearly the same in Chinese as 管理员(guǎn lǐ yuán) which means administrator. The watered weasel ape originally referred to the administrators of Baidu's online encyclopedia where many [[mythical creatures]], including the [[grass-mud horse]], first appeared and were promptly deleted. The term has been expanded to mean any web administrator who censors vulgar or politically sensitive content.
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In Mandarin, this word sounds nearly the same as 管理员 (guǎn lǐ yuán), which means administrator. The watered weasel ape originally referred to the administrators of [http://baike.baidu.com/ Baidu's online encyclopedia] where many [[mythical creatures]], including the [[grass-mud horse]], first appeared and were promptly deleted. The term has been expanded to mean any web administrator who censors vulgar or politically sensitive content.
  
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[[Category: Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon]]
 
[[Category: Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon]]
 
[[Category: Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon]]

Revision as of 18:34, 17 September 2013

狸猿 (guàn lí yuán): watered weasel ape

The watered weasel ape

In Mandarin, this word sounds nearly the same as 管理员 (guǎn lǐ yuán), which means administrator. The watered weasel ape originally referred to the administrators of Baidu's online encyclopedia where many mythical creatures, including the grass-mud horse, first appeared and were promptly deleted. The term has been expanded to mean any web administrator who censors vulgar or politically sensitive content.

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[{PERMALINK} {TITLE}]

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