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Shanghai typhoon photos – 上海台风图片chinese

Shanghai typhoon photos – 上海台风图片

August 8, 2012 at 5:22 pm

There’s a huge typhoon (Typhoon Haikui) currently blasting Shanghai, with huge amounts of rain and crazy strong winds battering homes and offices across the city. […]

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My Christmas Gift – 我的圣诞礼物chinese

My Christmas Gift – 我的圣诞礼物

December 21, 2010 at 5:51 pm

Short story: I was interviewed by Ctrip’s travel blog, read it by clicking here – China Blogger Spotlight: Oli Denton on his Shanghai blog and […]

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It’s now official – Facebook is a terrorist hangout (perhaps)diary

It’s now official – Facebook is a terrorist hangout (perhaps)

December 11, 2010 at 10:49 pm

Due to what some see as draconian approach to media control, news stories don’t always come quickly to the mainland. Sometimes, however, the opposite is […]

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Early Retirement! – 提前退休!chinese

Early Retirement! – 提前退休!

May 13, 2010 at 3:33 pm

Today is the last day of my current job. I’ve been an English teacher in Shanghai for the last one and a half years, and […]

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Change we can believe in (相信我,会有变化的)chinese

Change we can believe in (相信我,会有变化的)

March 5, 2009 at 12:31 pm

1) http://www.djod.co.uk/2009/03/03/bbc-news-lies-about-chinese-news-media-bbc… 2) http://www.djod.co.uk/2009/03/04/bbcnews-lies-again-corrects-error-about-chinese-media-reporting-of-jork-concert 3) http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/7919299.stm

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BBCNews lies (again), corrects error about Chinese media reporting of Bjork concert (BBC新闻(又一个)谎言,改正了中国媒体对于Bjork演唱会的报道)chinese

BBCNews lies (again), corrects error about Chinese media reporting of Bjork concert (BBC新闻(又一个)谎言,改正了中国媒体对于Bjork演唱会的报道)

March 4, 2009 at 1:58 pm

After pointing out the BBC’s misrepresentation of the facts yesterday, I am pleased to note that today they have changed their article about the reporting […]

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BBC News lies about Chinese news media -BBC新闻关于中国媒体的谎言chinese

BBC News lies about Chinese news media -BBC新闻关于中国媒体的谎言

March 3, 2009 at 12:17 pm

I’ve been in China nearly a year, and every day I read BBC news as well as a number of other sites through Google News. […]

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Complete the sentence… (完成句子…)

February 5, 2009 at 5:50 pm

Complete the following sentences with answers relevant to your life. This is an extremely scientific, psychological test which can find out whether you’re going to […]

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Video: Barack Obama’s Presidential inauguration speech with Chinese subtitles (视频: 美第44任总统奥巴马发表就职演说(字幕) )

January 22, 2009 at 10:34 am

Check it out! 你看!

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My bed is cold (我的床很冷)

January 21, 2009 at 2:15 pm

7 days ago… (7天前…) I woke up this morning, like every morning, at 8am. 今天早上跟平时一样,大概8点我醒了. I’ve been waking up at 8am every day for the […]

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Poo

December 4, 2008 at 10:58 am

Am I the only person left in the world who doesn’t like the word ‘poo’? It’s not clever, it’s not interesting, I don’t find it […]

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What the Postman saw (reprise)diary

What the Postman saw (reprise)

November 25, 2008 at 8:34 am

I used to have a website called Pornturkey.co.uk. It was (in effect) exactly the same as this website, just had a super-catchy (stupid and rude […]

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Holloweendiary

Holloween

November 3, 2008 at 3:58 pm

I changed my MSN name to one of my favourite quotes: “If you don’t like your life, you can change it!” My interpretation (ok it’s […]

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London Lie? London Lite vs thelondonpaper readership figures mysterydiary

London Lie? London Lite vs thelondonpaper readership figures mystery

August 23, 2008 at 2:41 am

Have you ever looked at a graph and been really suprised by what you saw? When I read the headline ‘Official: Lite is London’s favourite […]

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rush

February 24, 2002 at 9:31 pm

I’ve been trying to think of an epic opening for this entry but i cant think of one except that tonight was really fucked up. […]

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