DG Being a First-Tier City

Dongguan was deemed to be on par TO China’s LARGEST urban centers and the internet WENT WILD. Whether or not you agree, there may be some logic to the madness.

Yulin’s Dog Meat Festival

China’s most controversial food festival will once again polarize the nation for a week this month. Are dogs different than cows? Does tradition trump sympathy? The annual Yulin Lychee and

Renting A Partner

Family, encouraged by tradition, always want their children to reach milestones quickly, but are they pushing too hard? Since a desperate man once posted an ad looking for a fake

Military-Style Management

We’ve all seen the restaurant managers yelling at staff outside. Maybe that’s why the food’s so good. Each morning around 10 am, a formation of staff in uniform stands in

Throwing Money

Everyone searches for a little luck here and there, but at what cost? Lighting a candle and putting some money into a bucket is one thing, but when people, animals

Hanging Chinese Bacon

Now in the height of winter, count yourself lucky if your friends or family have planned ahead and stowed away a healthy supply of dried bacon. If they haven’t, start

Hongbao on Chinese New Year

In case you didn’t know, those red envelopes you keep seeing all over the place have money inside. Don’t snatch them off kids, you monster. Simply learn a few phrases,

Chinese Nail Houses

Isolated in the middle of staggering construction zones wait rickety, old houses. Their owners are defiant against the country’s expansion. They say their property is being taken unfairly, so they

Xin Wen Lian Bo

Where you find read or watch your news can be a critical influence on how you think about life. what happens when a country sits down and watches the same

SPLIT-CROTCH PANTS

You’ve probably seen the random baby with a giant hole down the middle of their pants. What appears like an unsettling solution to solve the urge actually makes a lot