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the resident

China’s no-cell sidewalk disinformation campaign

3w ago
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Recently, Western media was alight with the story of China's "no cellphone" sidewalk - a sidewalk parsed into two lanes, one where people were free to use their cellphones, and one where people aren't. The general storyline that most Western outlets ran with amounted to using the story to illustrate how wacky the Chinese can be, but the joke is actually on them: the street itself is a joke, in a theme park, based on Western culture. The Resident discusses. Follow The Resident at http://www.twitter.com/TheResident Find RT America in your area: http://rt.com/where-to-watch/ Or watch us online: http://rt.com/on-air/rt-america-air/ Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTAmerica Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_America