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Shanghai’s Giant Inflatable Pig

May 5th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Blog

Shanghai's Giant Inflatable Pig

There’s been a lot of press recently about the 100m tall inflatable duck currently residing in Hong Kong’s harbour. Not to be outdone by its Southern neighbour, Shanghai has cheap oakleys now got its own giant inflatable, at least a Photoshopped one. The giant pink pig sitting off  Huangpu river is a reference to the […]

English Fail

June 5th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blog

English Fail

Spot the error on the sign for a new Lawson’s in the French Concession.

Calling all Shanghai Foodies

May 17th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blog

Calling all Shanghai Foodies

        What is it? At Dafoodreview, a large group of people gather together each week to taste and review Shanghai’s latest restaurants. Why go? It’s a great opportunity to meet new people, hang out with friends and try out new, delicious cuisine from all over the world. How do I get involved? […]

Quake Appeal – Wednesday, March 30th

March 24th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blog

Quake Appeal - Wednesday, March 30th

Shanghai Squared would like to lend it’s support to the victims of the recent Japan quake and tsunami. Please show your support by joining QUAKE APPEAL on Wednesday, March 20th.

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China ends death penalty for 13 crimes

February 27th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blog

China ends death penalty for 13 crimes

Budding Laura Crofts can breath easy as tomb robbery has officially been taken off the list of crimes punishible by death in China.

Shanghai’s New One-Dog Policy

February 24th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blog

Shanghai's New One-Dog Policy

From ShanghaiDaily.com “AFTER a long and heated debate Ray Ban outlet online over pet dog raising, the city passed its canine-owning regulation this afternoon. The new code will take effect on May 15….Under the new regulation, people living in downtown areas and new urban centers such as Lingang and Jiading can only raise one dog […]

First China, Now Russia in Airforce Blunder

February 23rd, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blog

First China, Now Russia in Airforce Blunder

Only a few weeks after CCTV was caught trying to pass off Top Gun scenes as military footage, Russia has been caught in a blunder of their own

“Goldfish Whisperer” Causes Animal Rights Concern

February 16th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blog

"Goldfish Whisperer" Causes Animal Rights Concern

Shanghaiist published a story today about a chinese magician who seemingly possessed the ability to control goldfish.

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Looking for love this Valentine’s day?

February 9th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blog

Looking for love this Valentine's day?

Looking for love this Valentines day?

Well Shanghai Squared can’t provide that. BUT we can provide ¥20 off a drunken make out session at this Thursday’s Drunken Dragon Valentines pub crawl.

Text your name plus the word “squared” to 15921614544 to receive a ¥20 dicount off the ticket price.

Meet @ O’Malley’s at 9:15pm on Thursday

Is China Using “Top Gun” Clips For Air Force Footage?

January 29th, 2011  |  by  |  published in Blog

Is China Using "Top Gun" Clips For Air Force Footage?

It would seem that China’s state television network, China Central Television, used clips from the classic Tom Cruise movie “Top Gun” as “footage” from an air force training exercise conducted on January 23rd.

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