Shen Wei was filmed discussing literary classics including the Analects of Confucius. Photo: Red Star News

Confucius-quoting Shanghai tramp becomes online celebrity ... then tells well-wishers to go away and read more books

  • Online influencers try to gain an advantage from homeless man’s wisdom and learning, but he says all he cares about is reading
  • Shen Wei has been living on the streets for 17 years and says he just wants to be left in peace after his online brush with fame
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Shen Wei was filmed discussing literary classics including the Analects of Confucius. Photo: Red Star News
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