10. On the 1.5 million applicants seeking 10,000 Chinese government jobs in November 2013:
“1.5 million applicants applied for 10,000 government jobs — it’s not about work. It’s about winning the chance to take bribes.” Read about the government’s job tests in November 2013.
11. “Restoring Chinese Civilization: 62% complete… Warning: system will collapse if cancelled.”
In 2012, the Chinese Communist Party endorsed a baffling study that said China was “62% complete” with restoring its former glories as a world power. Cartoonists on Weibo were amused.
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