Thursday, June 7, 2012

Firecrackers and Canned Peaches

People's Daily [China]
7 June 2012

BEIJING, June 7 (Xinhua) -- A rumor spread in recent days saying that people need to set off firecrackers and eat canned peaches to save their children. Although it sounds like absurd superstition, it was believed by some people and disseminated around Beijing's neighboring areas. [...]