Tenwest Mandarin School

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  • RegisteredOctober 27, 2013
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  • RegisteredOctober 27, 2013

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Forums > Living in Kunming > which chinese insults do you find most offensive?


"It started out as a vibrant meeting place of the minds for expats..."

"Then came the dark ages of censorship..."

The following thread shows some background for the current situation on GoKunming's forums. It wasn't all daisies and unicorns back in the day.


I think that the forums have greatly improved since then. Which is not to say that I don't occasionally miss the entertainment of Dudesons and Napoleon flaming each other for weeks on end.

Forums > Living in Kunming > China has arrested development

GoKunming had until now been relatively free of the racialized divisiveness that poisons so much western discourse, but it looks like @ASatiricalBloke is fixing to put an end to that.


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@sezupom wrote: "My only critique is the name "pain campagnard"... such a added-value fancy way of saying country bread to mark up the price of bread."

"Pain campagnard" (or more commonly "pain de campagne") is a specific name used by bakeries in France for a particular type of bread. Just calling something "country bread" in English could mean anything.