Local Media

A Blend of the Weird & Useful July 2015

LADY Viagra Hits Local Market While the FDA struggles to approve the pharmaceutical drug known as female Viagra in the U.S., the medicine has already appeared on Dongguan’s market under

A Blend of The Weird & Useful: June 2015

The Cost of Plastic Surgery A Dongguan cosmetic surgery clinic is being sued by four TV stars for using their likenesses in ads. The case of TV host Li Xiang,

In the Local Media: May 2015

Student Sits on Teacher A fourth grade student in Zhangmutou sent his teacher to the hospital after attacking her in class and reinjuring a wound. Known for acts of violence,

In the Local Media: April 2015

Wild Life Tragedy On March 3, a raid on a country-style restaurant hidden in Dalang’s Songmushan Village uncovered almost 200 wild animals from the national list of protected animals, most

In the Local Media: March 2015

Coming or Going? A recent survey showed that 60 percent of migrants would like to come back to work in Dongguan, 30 percent were not sure. The questionnaire was distributed

In the Local Media: February 2015

Falling Reception An attempt to improve a phone signal caused a man in Nancheng a sadly literal pain in the neck. On the day of December 31, Mr. Luo, who

In the Local Media: January 2015

Retired Life A 60-year-old man was found living under the Xiangyang Road bridge on the Dongguan Canal for the last four years. With few belongings, a dirty bed linen and

In the Local Media: December 2014

Porn and Health in One A clinic in Dalingshan reportedly distributed pornography. An informant, Li, told a reporter that pamphlets published by the Xintang Zhaoxiang Clinic were often distributed in

In the Local Media: November 2014

Patience, and Obstinance, are Virtues A local Foshan man waited in a parking space for two hours as he waited for family members to arrive driving their car. In a

In the Local Media: October 2014

Hero Films Argument A local man in a hurry, and evidently devoid of a sense of irony, hailed a taxi at the Caotang stop in Guancheng. Through seven stops, the