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Guangzhou, China replicates Hallstatt, Austria

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09 Jun 2012 / in Blog, China, Culture, Humor, Posts, Unforgivable

Video at BBC World Europe. So the story is the didn’t ask, they just did it. A town is not a handbag. HUIZHOU, Guangdong, June 8 (Xinhua) — A Chinese copy of a scenic town in Austria has shown great potential for business opportunities despite controversy over the project’s alleged plagiarism. Located in suburban Boluo […]

Ai Weiwei’s New York Project to Go Forward, With or Without Him

Can’t see the video? Click here. Ai Weiwei’s surgery in Munich: Ai Weiwei’s surgery in Munich apparently went smoothly – two holes drilled in his head on Tuesday (or Monday evening?) to remove 30 ml of fluid from his skull. He says the pressure in his head has gone and so has the pain. He’d […]