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Chinese flag featuring misaligned stars at the Rio Olympics gets netizens talking and fingers pointing

he Chinese consulate blamed the flag manufacturer for an error that showed the emblem's four smaller stars failing to twist properly around the larger star. State media blamed the Brazilian authorities for the mistake, who in turn noted that all of the flags were approved by national Olympic committees.
1 year ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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