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  1. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Heavily-censored, Weibo users show support for Hong Kong's Occupy protests in satire

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 04:20pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com On China’s microblogging platform Weibo, where pro-Occupy Central comments are strictly censored, defiant bloggers use jokes and satire to express ... was founded?” the blogger quipped. This veiled satire was, however, removed along with the entire blog account on Thursday morning. And Mo Jiaqing, a consultant at a Hunan-based think tank, made fun ...

  2. News - World - INTERNET

    Facebook begins tagging fake-news sites as 'satire'

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 01:33am by WASHPOST

    ... The Washington Post Social media site experiments with tagging content from sites like the Onion as 'satire', to help the gullible figure out what is real Facebook does ... that it is experimenting with a tag that will mark sites such as the Onion, Clickhole and Empire News as satire and alert the millions of gullible people who share these sites as truth each week. The tag was still ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by Hamish Mckenzie

    ... Hamish McKenzie Rachael Barker Jennifer Lopez will be shaking her shapely stuff in Hong Kong in November. Often voted the world's most beautiful woman, Lopez started her career as a backup dancer for New Kids on the Block. But not even this Puerto Ri ...

  4. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysian opposition lawmaker faces sedition charge over satirical video

    Posted May 06th 2014, 04:07pm by AP

    ... darkness' in the nation Lawmaker charged over video clip A Malaysian opposition lawmaker was charged yesterday with sedition over a satirical video clip that sparked protests by Islamic groups, ... for failing to keep his promise made in 2012 to repeal the draconian Sedition Act. If convicted, she faces up to three years in prison. "Prosecuting me over a simple political satire not only ...

  5. News - China Insider - MEDIA

    Beijing’s call to ban foreign words in Chinese media meets with mocking satire

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 06:10pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com The Chinese authorities' recent call to banish foreign words in Chinese publications and broadcast has soon met with scathing sarcasm and mockery online. The Communist Party mouthpiece  People’s Daily has been waging a wa ...

  6. News - World - OBITUARY

    Al Feldstein, former editor of satirical Mad magazine, dies aged 88

    Posted May 01st 2014, 09:38pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Los Angeles Long-time Mad editor Feldstein dies at 88 Al Feldstein, a long-time editor of US humour magazine Mad who helped push it to its peak in popularity in the 1970s, died at his home in the US state of Montana, according to a funeral home ...

  7. Comment - Blogs - MEDIA

    Another Chinese news outlet falls victim to satire, fooled on fake Krugman report

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:22pm by Ernest Kao

    ... up on the wine and cloth joke). The sardonic piece taking a snub at America’s high-priest of Keynesianism was published by satirical news website The Daily Currant last week. And like its competitor The Onion, the Currant banks on two types of audiences: those who appreciate satire; and those who genuinely can’t- and end up taking the news way too seriously. Some Chinese media outlets ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Film review: bespoke satirical comedy in Personal Tailor

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 11:05pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... Are the One (2008) and its 2010 sequel, both of which featured his favourite actor, Ge You, in the leading role. But Personal Tailor sees Feng and Ge return to satirical comedy, a genre that has ...

  9. News - World - UAE

    Shezanne Cassim set for release from UAE prison after satirical video term

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 09:53pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Minneapolis US spoof documentary man due to be released An American who has been held in the United Arab Emirates for nine months in connection with a satirical video about youth culture in Dubai was expected to be released soon, the US State Department said. Shezanne Cassim, 29, was arrested in April, six months after he and others uploaded their spoof ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - YEAR REVIEW

    Video: SCMP.com's satirical look back at 2013's big stories

    Posted Dec 31st 2013, 09:35am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter Without doubt, 2013 was a big year for the South China Morning Post as we celebrated our 110th anniversary by honouring the heroes of Hong Kong. It was also the year we brought readers our exclusive interviews with fugitive whistle-blower E ...




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