Wednesday, June 06, 2012


Reuters reported the other day that the Shanghai Composite Index suffered a drop of 64.89 points on Monday, an uncanny reminiscence of 6.4.89 - the style in which the Chinese usually render the date of their government's brutal suppression of the Tiananmen Square protests in 1989.

That this should happen on the 23rd anniversary of the murderous crackdown is an eerily improbable coincidence, although no other explanation seems likely.

Even Fate is seeking to remind the Chinese Communist Party of its crimes, it would seem...

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