Day: February 27, 2011

Farewell, Leighton Stuart? The US Ambassador’s Jasmine Stroll in Wangfujing

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On the off-chance that you missed it, a controversy has been stirring about the presence of Jon Huntsman, the American ambassador to China, at the non-demonstration-turned-media-event at the Wangfujing area McDonalds last week. carries the story and calls our attention to this rather critical video produced by some Chinese netizens about Huntsman (with English subtitles): Shanghai journalist Adam Minter rapidly kicked out a blog post entitled “Hey, Hey, Ho, Ho, Jon Meade Huntsman’s Got […]