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Hot Mircroblog Topic: IMF Head Strauss-Kahn’s Arrest; Comments Allude to Social Injustice in China

May 16, 2011


Just a little more than an hour after IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn was arrested in New York on sexual assault charges, news and comments about this incident are circulated wildly on, a leading microblog hosting website in China. It’s one of the top topics this morning. It seems that Strauss-Kahn’s fall fed Chinese’s hunger […]

Osama bin Laden: Top Topic on Sina Microblog This Week

May 10, 2011


After bin Laden’s death, PRI did a nice piece on the Chinese’s reaction to it. Today, I checked Sina Microblog (weibo), one of China’s major social media like twitter, and realized that bin Laden is the most popular topic for this week. On one of China’s most popular social network websites,, posts related to […]