Japanese Girl Selfie Wore Fundoshi

This Japanese girl selfie on a cold winter night just wearing fundoshi. Quite impressive. Unfortunately, she cannot beat the cold night.

“Elite” Preschools in Korea Pave Path for Future Success

South Korea is known for its emphasis on education, but is this going too far? South Korea has no end to “elite” institutions, including specialized high schools, international schools, and english language schools for students hoping to get a leg up on the fierce competition to get into brand name schools and eventually, land a […]

Harbin Fire Disaster and Building Collapse

From Sina Weibo: The Basic Circumstances of the Warehouse Fire at 727 Tai Gu Street, DaoWai District, Harbin A large fire broke out in a storage facility at 727 Tai Gu Street in Harbin’s DaoWai District at 1:14pm on 2015 January 2. This Storage facility is associated with a work unit which has violated fire-code […]

Shanghai Bund 2014 New Year’s Eve Crowd Trampling Incident

From Sina Weibo: @人民日报 [The People’s Daily]: #Shanghai New Year’s Eve Trampling# New Year Tragedy! Trampling Accident Happens at Shanghai Bund During New Year’s Eve, 35 Dead 43 Injured — Around 11:35pm on 2014 December 31, a massive crowding and trampling occurred at the Chen Yi Square on Shanghai’s Bund in Huangpu district. As of […]

Excrement tanker explodes, covering everyone in human waste

Excrement truck explodes, Passersby Tragically Covered — According to netizen @旺寶兒發, an excrement truck [a vehicle that collects human waste from septic tanks] in Guangxi province Hechi city exploded, and this is probably what the having your face sprayed with shit must be like! The poor pedestrians, going out for a stroll only to be […]