strong words. link courtesy sulekha:
who can stop the rise and rise of china? the communists, of course
the emperor's new clothes are beginning to excite some rude commentary. there has been a veritable lemming-rush lately by american commentators to downplay china, and that makes yours truly quite happy to have been in the vanguard of those shouting from the rooftops that the chinese miracle is really smoke and mirrors.
on the other hand, this could mean the americans are beginning to get scared of china.