BY TOPIC: issues | dance | ideas | media | music | people | publishing | theatre | visual | about | classifieds | advertise | AJ Blogs | links | video | home

AJ your way: headlines | front page | classic | previous days | rss

Chinese Communists And Political Satire
"The People's Daily, a news site operated by the Communist Party of China, confused satire with reality this week, picking up on a story from The Onion declaring North Korean leader Kim Jong-un the 'sexiest man alive'." Do they not get such jokes? Actually, thanks to the Internet, "Chinese political satire is enjoying something of a golden age." Slate 11/28/12
Posted November 30, 2012 12:49 AM

Email to a Friend
Email this entry to:

Your email address:

Message (optional):