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China Reports That Snowden Claims Aliens Control America

Written by Abby Liu On 5 February 2014 @ 9:33 am | No Comments

In China, Citizen Media, East Asia, English, Humor, Media & Journalism, Politics, Quick Reads, U.S.A.

China's Xinhua new agency reported [1] on January 28 that Snowden had claimed aliens controlled America. Although the story was soon deleted, it had spread all over Sina Weibo. Weibo users didn't take the story seriously, they even created an image of Alien Obama.Mitchell Blatt from CHINA TRAVEL WRITER BLOG [2] has translated [3] part of the report into English as well as netizens’ reactions. 

Photo from Sina Weibo

Photo from Sina Weibo



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[1] reported: http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?site=&source=hp&q=cache%3Ahttp%3A%2F%2Fnews.xinhuanet.com%2Fworld%2F2014-01%2F28%2Fc_126072135.htm&oq=cache%3Ahttp%3A%2F%2Fnews.xinhuanet.com%2Fworld%2F2014-01%2F28%2Fc_126072135.htm&gs_l=hp.3...110.1904.0.2198.

[2] CHINA TRAVEL WRITER BLOG: http://chinatravelwriter.com/blog/

[3] translated: http://chinatravelwriter.com/blog/xinhua-reports-that-snowden-claims-aliens-control-the-us-retracts-report/

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