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Anthony Tao

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

Man falls down escalator… over and over, because the escalator is going up

Some days, we are all this man falling down an escalator, over and over, impotent against the forces, such…

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Friday Song: Despacito 缓缓, the official Mandarin version

Despacito, Luis Fonsi’s global hit that took last summer by storm and has been remixed and covered by…

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Pentagon issues correction after document labels Taiwan as part of China

Chinese officials aren’t the only ones sensitive about labeling/mislabeling Taiwan…

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Klay Thompson ‘smiles’ through funny new Anta commercial

Klay Thompson, it can sometimes seem, is the Golden State Warriors’ forgotten superstar, not as effervescent as Steph Curry,…

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Would-be purse snatcher in China catches some fists

Thieving ain’t easy. A petty theft in China thinks he has an easy mark picked out, a woman in pink…

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Friday Song: Cannot Not Love

We’re going with a love song this week, in which Taiwanese American Wilbur Pan 潘瑋柏 (Pān Wěibǎi) and Zhang Xianzi 张弦子…

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Men beat restaurant owner in China over her ‘slow service’ [UPDATE]

A 26-year-old woman restaurant owner was viciously beaten by three men in Changchun, Jilin province on Saturday. Surveillance footage…

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Friday Song: Taiwanese drummer S.white kills rendition of ‘Stranger in the North’

Stranger in the North — which has been viewed 102 million times on YouTube — is a collaboration…

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Beijing professor suspended after sexual harassment allegations [UPDATE]

A professor at Beihang University (北京航空航天大学 Běijīng Hángkōng Hángtiān Dàxué) has been suspended over accusations of sexual harassment made…

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Friday Song: Happy New Year!

Okay, we’re cheating a little — this song is actually for wishing people a happy Chinese new year. But if…

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War on Christmas…in China?

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No, 10,000 were not killed in China’s 1989 Tiananmen crackdown

At least 10,000 people were killed in Tiananmen Square in…

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Friday Song: ‘The Sea, My Hometown’ — a song of home, a song of loss

From its very debut in 1982, “The Sea, My Hometown” (大海啊故乡) felt like a lament, spun with the last…

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Panda poop tissues are a great use for panda poop, of which there is way too much

Did you know pandas poop up to 40 times a day? Did you know they eat up to 30 pounds…

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Friday Song: Bohan Phoenix is the rapper we need

妈妈说你是不是不要脸  身上都是纹身所有人都看得见  我说妈妈等你儿子赚了钱  看你在不在乎这么一点点 — Bohan Phoenix, from “Product” (一模一样 yīmúyīyàng) Bohan Phoenix is a product of his environment, as…

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