Friday, February 20, 2009

Best-mistress Contest (China)

http://www.shanghaidaily.com/sp/article/2009/200902/20090217/article_391306.htm

Shanghai Daily
17 February 2009

Best-mistress contest takes fatal turn at its finish

By Li Xinran

THE loser of a bizarre talent contest drove her former lover and the man's four other mistresses off a cliff in eastern China's Shandong Province in an apparent fit of anger, killing herself and injuring the others. [...]

http://english.people.com.cn/90001/90776/90882/6596198.html

People's Daily [China]
19 February 2009

Reporter fired for plagiarism in E China

A reporter whose story of a businessman's contest to decide which mistress to keep was fired after he was found to have plagiarized, according to a Wednesday statement of the local newspaper in east China's Shandong Province. [...]