A pro-Beijing firebrand is marched out of Hong Kong’s legislature for a way-crude comment about the things a pro-democracy colleague puts in her mouth. “America’s Finest News Source” strikes again in Malaysia. Teirra and Todd dissect a story to show how the sausage is made, and why good intentions are still the swiftest route to internet hell. Plus: an immodest proposal on dog meat and satire.
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