Anthony Tao, Author at SupChina
Anthony Tao

Anthony is the Asia managing editor of SupChina. Follow him @anthonytao

And now, an amazing Chinese rendition of ‘Cell Block Tango’ (with translated lyrics)

This is the best thing we’ve seen on Chinese social media in a while: A song by Tú Yǒuqín…

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Bus plummets into Yangtze River after passenger assaults driver

In some states, like New York, it’s a felony to assault bus drivers, and the reasoning behind the stiff…

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Friday Song: German electronic act C.O.W. 牛

We’re going European electronic tonight with the German outfit C.O.W. 牛, founded in December 2015, with some very apparent…

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Young Chinese kid lifts rug on everyone’s worst nightmare

Forget Halloween, the scariest thing you’ll see this week is what’s lurking underneath that rug. Don’t pull up that rug,…

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Friday Song: Yellow, by Katherine Ho, from ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

Of all the things Crazy Rich Asians has going for it — critical acclaim, strong earnings, cultural impact — let’s…

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Profane roadside rant against Beijingers incites Beijing mob

On Friday, a driver in Beijing — who was not from the city — learned the perils of casting…

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Runaway wagon remarkably determined to run over Chinese man

This video appears to depict a minor road accident in Shandong Province, the run-of-the-mill kind of which there are…

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Horrific scene in Hangzhou as driver plows through bikers and pedestrians

In an apparent accident, a black car plowed through bikers and pedestrians alike on a busy intersection in Hangzhou…

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Friday Song: Because of Love 因为爱情…

“Because of Love” (因为爱情 yīnwéi àiqíng) is performed by Eason Chan 陳奕迅 and Wang Faye 王菲, known as, respectively, the King of…

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Smoke and confusion after explosion outside U.S. Embassy in Beijing

An explosion was reported outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing this afternoon, with witnesses describing smoke wafting from the main…

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Liu Xia is free

Eight years after being placed under de facto house arrest despite committing no crime, Liu Xia 刘霞 — the widow…

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Japan’s World Cup win was “Asia’s victory,” says Chinese newspaper

Japan made history on Tuesday when it defeated Colombia 2-1…

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Xi Jinping and China get the John Oliver treatment

“China: the country responsible for huge technological advances, and yet it still can’t seem to get pandas to fuck.” Thus…

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Another fire in Daxing district, Beijing

Around 7 pm on Friday, a fire broke out in Xinjian Village 新建村 in Daxing District 大兴区, Beijing, reportedly about…

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Third suspect in two months nabbed at a Jacky Cheung concert

Maybe criminals should stop attending Jacky Cheung concerts. For the third time in less than two months, a Chinese fugitive…

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