China Punks 20: Japanese Porn is its Own Culture

Recorded on July 18, 2012

Don’t mind the title; we do talk about other things besides porn this week. However, if you are my mom or someone who is offended by pornography or its discussion, you might want to fast forward through that discussion.

Otherwise, enjoy!  Tell a friend to tell a friend and spread the love!

Download China Punks 20

shifang and youth

Faceoff in Shifang – photos of China’s largest and bloodiest NIMBY protest in recent history

Han Han: The Liberation of Shifang

Netizen Voices: Hu Xijin on Shifang

China’s Young and Restless Could Test Legal System

xiaomi news

Speculative Specs: This Should Be the Next Xiaomi Phone

Japanese Porn Star Sora Aoi To Become Xiaomi Spokeswoman!

weibo censors truth

weixin is dangerous

official pisses off thousands of tourists

moar anger at chengguan

saving a suicide

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China Punks 11: Just Swallow it, Damn You!

Recorded on April 26, 2012

John and Charlie are back with yet another hard hitting, viciously branded, and cruelly humored episode of China Punks.

Topics and more reading below.

Download or Stream China Punks 11

New developments in Neil Heywood case and other Bo developments

Bo Xilai’s wife ‘was in the room when Neil Heywood was poisoned’

An Exclusive Statement from Bo Guagua to The Harvard Crimson

Bo Xilai case shines light on corruption in China

China’s Crisis

Google’s Forced Exit From China Plotted by Bo Xilai and Security Boss Zhou Yongkang

Name of World’s Largest Municipality Censored on China’s Twitter

Power Shift in China – Part III

Possibility of Zhou Yongkang being expelled

Women in China: abuse, shengnv

Infographic: Who are China’s Leftover Women, How are They Doing and Why are They Left?

Report: Women Losing Ground in China

The Startling Plight of China’s Leftover Ladies

Wives Caught in China’s “Web of Abuse”

Power of Weixin and polished cloning

Weixin 4.0 is Vintage Tencent and the Most Important Chinese Internet Product Since Weibo

This Mobile Social App Is Way Bigger than Instagram, and It’s Made in China (Apologies to Hamish McKenzie, in the podcast I said it was written by Sarah Lacy)

GFW shenanigans