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10 Popular Stereotypes About China That Couldn’t Be Further From the Truth [Copy link] 中文

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ceciliazhang Post time: 2017-4-11 15:53
  • Severe punishments for drug crimes. Most foreigners are outraged by that, and, unlike other poin ...



  • Who is the author to decide whether harsh punishments for drugs violations "are a necessity"? She canb't make that judgement.

    All of Asia metes out brutal retirbutive "justice", so it is not a necessity as such but a tradition. Has it rooted out drug addiction? No!

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    ceciliazhang Post time: 2017-4-11 15:54
    One family — one child. I hadn’t even asked my friends if they had siblings before I found out [/b ...



    Here the author clearly lost the pedal under her foot.

    She says that the one-child police was "for the big cities"; to anyone steeped in English logic and language this means that the one-child policey did not APPLY in the countryside. Why then does the author continue by claiming that in the countryside "parents just pay the fine when they register their second child".

    Pay a FINE?

    Why would they pay a fine if it was LEGAL???

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    ceciliazhang Post time: 2017-4-11 15:52
    All Chinese are short. Their shortness was connected with their diet, but in the last 20 years their ...

    Of course that's wrong. The tallest Chinese man reached 2.08 meters. He was from Inner Mongolia. Unfortunately, he died pretty young if I recollect correctly.

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    ...aaahhh, that is so sweet. LOL

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    ceciliazhang Post time: 2017-4-11 15:52
  • Chinese goods are poor quality. Of course, lots of cheap Chinese products are crap, but if you l ...

  • You are correct, and I have purchased many good quality items in China and they were not for export.

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    ceciliazhang Post time: 2017-4-11 15:54
    All Chinese people are kung fu masters. Right, and all Americans love hamburgers. Kung fu really is  ...

    This I know to be true, since I have been 'playing' gong fu and taiji  for over 30 years, both in China and in other countries, and most Chinese do not know how to do.

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    ceciliazhang Post time: 2017-4-11 15:52
    All Chinese are short. Their shortness was connected with their diet, but in the last 20 years their ...

    I have noticed that the young generation is quite tall, having to do with the great improvement of their diet.

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