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Sparrows in China Died From Eating Too Much Rice? Chinese Netizens Are Skeptical

Written by Oiwan Lam On 10 July 2014 @ 6:24 am | No Comments

In China, East Asia, English, Food, Quick Reads

A large number of sparrows died after eating rice spilled on the ground from a shipment at a dock in Yichang city, Sichuan province. A local food security expert said that the sparrows probably just ate too much and burst. Fauna from ChinaSMACK translated [1] the news as well as Chinese netizens’ responses.

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[1] translated: http://www.chinasmack.com/2014/stories/sparrows-die-en-masse-after-eating-rice-chinese-reactions.html

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