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· August, 2008

Stories about China from August, 2008

Egypt: Respecting Traffic Lights

What does people's attitudes towards crossing the road have to do with where their country stands in the world? Egyptian blogger Egyptian in the USA brings us the answer in...

Russia, Georgia, U.S.: Michael Lee White's Passport

China: gold medals=a great power in sports?

51 gold medals, a comment of "truly exceptional" from IOC, and spectacular images left to the world, China held a real party of sports in 16-day Olympics. But does this...

China: Chinese Lies

China: The Cost of a Gold Medal

Costa Rica: President Arias Asks Dalai Lama to Postpone Visit

Costa Rican president Oscar Arias asked Tibetan leader the Dalai Lama to postpone a private visit to the country, citing that Arias won't be in the country to receive him....

China: Translating New York Times Olympic Report

China: Olympic Medals Shape

China: Iphone Girl

China: Cop Killer's Case

China: Photos from inside Tibetan Skynet control room

China: Cop-killer online hero case goes on trial

Yang Jia's case goes to trial today, after having been postponed for the Olympics. Previously he had been harmonized after having been heroized by many online for walking into a...

China: My Peasant Dad Watches The Olympics

China: Hacking Tsinghua University Website

China: Weather Intervention

China: Olympic Regrets

Saudi Arabia: Where are the women sport heroes?

MENA: Veiled Athletes in Beijing

Syria and the Olympics

Jordan: Interesting Olympics Statistics

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