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Monday, April 28, 2008

Headline of the Day

posted by on April 28 at 13:25 PM

From the BBC:

‘Free Tibet’ flags made in China

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capitalism wins again.

Posted by some dude | April 28, 2008 1:37 PM
Workers who had grown suspicious checked the meaning of the flag by going online.
Oh, fuck. On top of everything else the Chinese internet filter is broken too.

At least the remembered to contaminate the flags with lead before shipping them to the West.

Posted by elenchos | April 28, 2008 1:40 PM

So are most of the American Flags people buy. Even if the flag is made in America, the mounting hardware is usually made in China. Unless you want the high-quality, American-made set that uses zip ties to hold the flag on the pole. Sheesh.

Posted by DanFan | April 28, 2008 1:55 PM

even better, the headline from the latest Onion Radio podcast: "Researchers Discover Gigantic Asshole in the Blogosphere"

Posted by Peter F | April 28, 2008 1:56 PM

Perhaps if China allowed their citizens to educate themselves, somebody would have put a stop to this long before it became a crisis.

Posted by El Seven | April 28, 2008 3:55 PM

Hahaha! This was the perfect ending to this day I should have spent in bed. Masturbating with my Made In China vibrator.

Posted by Joy | April 28, 2008 4:01 PM

It's official. China rules us all.

Posted by laterite | April 28, 2008 4:26 PM

I hand knit all my flags.

Posted by Will in Crafty Seattle | April 28, 2008 4:50 PM

This is awesome beyond compare! Thanx for making my day. I love yous Dan.

Posted by KeeKee | April 28, 2008 6:52 PM

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