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  1. Disgraced Lin Biao still beyond the pale

    Posted Jan 05th 2009, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... to 17 years in jail in 1981 because he was considered a key member of the Lin Biao counter-revolutionary clique, Xinhua said. The obituary published by Xinhua for a political leader usually ...

  2. Diva spy who turned a myth on its head

    Posted Jul 09th 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo It's not every day that you read obituaries about someone described as a Chinese operatic singer, a spy and the inspiration behind an award-winning Broadway play and a major movie. To find a precedent, you may have to go back all the way to Mata Hari. Shi Pei Pu, who died this week in Paris aged 70, was such a person. He was convicted of espionage in France in 1986, ...

  3. We'll ask the questions

    Posted Dec 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... news agency accidentally published an obituary about which living American? a) Bill Gates b) Warren Buffett c) Steve Jobs d) Mark Zuckerberg 71. Which legendary French fashion designer filed ...



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