Tag: requirements

  • Japanese Preschool: 12 Things That Stunned Chinese Mom

    From Mop: 12 things about Japanese kindergarten [preschool?] that have stunned me as a Chinese mother Before coming to Japan, Tiantian had already gone through a year of kindergarten [preschool? nursery school?] in Beijing, so you could say that we are no strangers to kindergarten. But there are some things in Japanese kindergartens that have […]

  • Chinese Man Spends 35K For ‘Obedient’ Vietnamese Wife

    From NetEase and QQ: Nanjing Man spends 35,000 to marry a Vietnamese wife, first family visit gift [only] 100 yuan Summary: A Nanjing man surnamed Dai remarried after only spending 35,000 yuan to “find” a wife from Vietnam. “Not greedy, not lazy, not too open, not arrogant, not money-worshiping, is young, pretty, hard-working, kind-hearted, and […]

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  • Chinese Netizen Reactions To “Green Dam Youth Escort”

    “Green Dam Youth Escort” (绿坝·花季护航) is a new software program that China’s government requires to be installed on all new computers sold after 2009 July 1. This program allows parents, people, and the government block internet content on each computer. Of course, they say it is to protect children, but very few netizens believe this. […]

  • Graduating University Schoolgirl Seeks Housewife Position

    [From: littleredbook] Instead of looking for normal work and employment, a fourth year female university student in China posts on the internet seeking a job as a “full-time housewife”. The employer must be 40-years-old, has a career, & a permanent residence. After calling her, the first question is: “What is your yearly income?”

  • Leftover Men & Leftover Women Rating Surveys

    From Baidu Baike: “Leftover Men” refers to the currently relatively trendy over 30-years-old still single male comrades. From Baidu Baike: Leftover women: A group of highly educated, high income, older-aged young women [28-35-years old] who cannot obtain their ideal fates [marriages]. “Leftover women” is a new name for those those older young women, who can […]

  • Beijing Company Recruits “Sex Partner” For Manager

    From NetEase: Netizens expose a certain company’s job requirement: “Willing to be a sex partner” Summary: Recently, a certain tech company in Beijing has apparently included a hiring requirement in their job posting which has created an uproar on the web. Included among the various hiring requirements that were listed was one that read “Willing […]

  • Shenzhen Man Begs On Knees At Police Station

    From NetEase: (no longer accessible) While passing by the Nanhu police station on Nanhu Road today, I saw an interesting scene, a gentleman kneeling down in front of the police station door holding up a sign “begging for report receipt” [evidence of a person reporting a crime to be investigated by the police]. Incredibly curious, […]

  • Girl Says No Car No Marriage, Boy Buys Ferrari 360

    From Mop: I love her too much and truly cannot leave her, but she is too materialistic. After returning from Singapore, she seems to have become a different person, and since then I have been very unhappy within my heart with her change. Today, I went to her house, and the topic of marriage came […]

  • Little Girl Stands Outside Classroom Window Every Day

    From Tianya, October 14th 2008: Yesterday, someone reported that a pupil at the Binhe Road Primary School in Dengfeng City [in Henan province] has been standing outside the classroom to listen to lessons for over 20 days, suspecting that the teacher was punishing the student. Yesterday afternoon at 2pm, a reporter rushed to Binhe Road […]