It is easy to get an abortion in China, a country where over 13 million abortions are carried out each year. According to this commercial, it only cost 98 Yuan (15$) during early pregnancy at Yunnan Union Hospital! The commercial ironically uses the melody of a popular Chinese song Love Business sang by Xiaoxiao Murong. With its catchy tune, manykuso version of the Love Business lyrics are also circulating the net.
A beautiful formal Chinese football player — Zhou Yuwei received many public attentions when she showed up in one of the most famous Chinese dating show “If You Are the One”. “She was once in Henan province football team, but outlasted by the team members because of being too beautiful. Finally she quit the team.” introduced Lejia, the star host and the relationship expert of the show.
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Two-thousand-double-one came in with the roar of Tiger Mommy and the tragic devastation of Japan’s tsunami. As it continued, the NBA waved farewell to Yao Ming, Gary Locke took a plane to Beijing — and Asians in the library made their cell phones ring. As 2012 begins, here are Tao Jones’s picks for the best, the worst and the most memorable events, individuals and phenomena of the year that was.
In March, Alexandra Wallace — an undergraduate at UCLA, whose student body is 45 percent Asian — released a bizarre three-minute rant on YouTube attacking the school’s “hordes of Asians,” mocking their use of cell phones in the school libraries with a string of nonsense syllables (“Ching Chong Ling Long Ting Tong”). The video quickly received millions of views, while generating dozens of savvy — and snarky — responses, the best of which are below: Jimmy Wong’s “Ching Chong (Asians in the Library)” Beau Sia’s “Asians in the Library of the World” KT Tatara’s “Asians in the Library” Rap
HANGRY AND ANGRY
Hangry&Angry is a musical project spinoff from the popular Japanese designer h.NAOTO. The two member unit is made up of former Morning Musume members. Vocalists Hitomi Yoshizawa and Rika Ishikawa play the characters Hangry and Angry respectively.
A large part of their appeal is connected to their fashion based image, however both members are experienced singers and pull off a credible balance between being fashion icons and performers. Their music style is a mixture of rock blended with punk and techno pop elements.
VAMPS is the name of the band formed by HYDE (L’Arc~en~Ciel) and K.A.Z (Oblivion Dust). HYDE and K.A.Z have been working together on HYDE’s solo work since 2003. After years of collaboration, the two finally decided to form their own band and agreed that there was no better way to announce VAMPS than getting out in front of the fans right away. Their first nationwide tour of Japan, “VAMPS LIVE 2008″, kicked off at Zepp Tokyo. Between August 1, 2008 and October 28, 2008, VAMPS played 46 shows at the prestigious Zepp live houses throughout Japan. 46 shows in just 3 months is a rough schedule indeed! The tour was totally organized by VAMPS and the venues were custom decorated by spray paint such as the now-famous VAMPS castle. The band played 6 to10 shows at each Zepp venue and every single show was sold out! The continuous string of sold out shows were unprecedented and had never taken place during any other Zepp live house tour before. Come and see for yourself what is sure to be another colossal collaboration between HYDE and K.A.Z! VAMPS ROCKS!
Vistlip debuted with a mini-album “Revolver”in April, followed by three-consecutive-monthly single releases from September 2008. They possess a degree of perfection unlike that of a new-faced bands. With their somewhat wistful melodies, lyrics of distinct realism and soft, sweet vocals that can at times be passionate and flaming. vistlip dazzles the scene with their irreplaceable presence.
VJ Mie is a popular and powerful woman VJ (Visual of Video Jockey) who plays in clubs in and around Tokyo. She has shown her visuals at many events at famous clubs always to enthusiastic crowds. Her style uses beautiful images and bright, vibrant colors clearly with a womans touch. This sensibility comes from her interest in oil painting and her background of a graphic design professional, a field she still works in today.