The ongoing trial of Li Tianyi, a 17-year-old boy accused of participating in the gang rape of a woman in Beijing, spurred some vomit-inducing comments from Yi Yanyou, a professor at Tsinghua University. As the blog Shanghaiist reported, in defending the accused rapist, Yanyou posted to his Weibo account that since “a bargirl, a dancing… READ MORE »


Well, hellooooo kitty! Check out the new Hello Kitty Castle, a shrine to the cult cat that just opened in Shanghai. While we outgrew our Sanrio obsession a few years ago, we get the obsessive appeal of the cute feline, and can’t help but drool over the squeal-worthy interior, which features furniture decorated with bows… READ MORE »