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Eliminating Pressure for Chinese Athletes to Win Gold at 2016 Rio Olympic Games

China’s Shi Tingmao and Wu Minxia, right, pose with their gold medals after the women’s synchronized 3-meter springboard diving final in the Maria Lenk Aquatic Center at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016. … Continue reading

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The Relevance of Cultural References Portrayed on Film

Many people assume that all Asian people come from China.  From an outsider’s perspective, they tend to look at them the same way.  However, each culture has their own language, customs, traditions, and identity that sets them apart from one … Continue reading

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What Lies Ahead for the Future of Chinese Cinema in the 21st Century?

  China is on the verge of becoming a major superpower having a great potential of surpassing the United States.  Unlike other developed Asian countries such as South Korea, Taiwan, and Japan, China is still considered a developing country.  One … Continue reading

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Hollywood Celebrities Banned in China

Hollywood celebrities are adored and respected by many fans around the globe.  However, some celebrities are banned from certain countries for several reasons.  One country that has done this over the years is China.   The Chinese government is Communist … Continue reading

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Stephon Marbury Honored With Own Museum and Permanent Residency in China

      Former NBA star Stephon Marbury got honored with his own museum and permanent residency in China.  It is a huge milestone that a former NBA player has accomplished outside of their home country.   Since he was … Continue reading

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Japanese Kamikaze Pilots During World War II

  Kamikaze pilots played an important role during the Second World War in Japan.  The Japanese term kamikaze stands for divine wind.  In the U.S., they were popularly known as suicide bombers.  They were introduced during the later part of the … Continue reading

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The Karate Kid: Which version do you like better, 1984 original version starring Ralph Macchio/Pat Morita or 2010 remake starring Jaden Smith/Jackie Chan

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