Head Of Chinese FDA Sentenced To Death For Taking Bribes

Head Of Chinese FDA Sentenced To Death For Taking Bribes

China sentenced the former head of the State Food and Drug Administration to death for corruption, state media reported on Tuesday, in an unusually harsh sentence which could be reduced on appeal.

Things That Disquieted Us in Today’s Business News

Things That Disquieted Us in Today’s Business News

• McDonald’s number two man quits via flameout email screed. Grimace gets the nod.

Excessive Fluoride Turns Americans Into Commies

Excessive Fluoride Turns Americans Into Commies

We’ve always known that the adding of fluoride to our water supply is an insidious Communist plot, hatched by the diabolical mind of Kruschev himself. Government officials fiercely denied it, but they would, shadow puppets of the Soviet regime and all. Those of us in the know did not have our fears assuaged by the Soviet Union’s supposed dissolution. After all, that is just what they wanted us to think.

Dear Chairman Mao: I Am Sick. Really.

Dear Chairman Mao: I Am Sick. Really.

Speaking of taking a day off of work to nurse that hangover, apparently counterfeit sick notes are big business in China.

Google Blog Explains Google.cn

Over at Google Blog, there’s a thoughtful post addressing the hub bub over the launch of a politically-censored Google.cn.