25 Bizarre Things Happening In China Right Now

Posted by on May 30, 2014

From suicide nets around buildings to ghost cities the size of Denver, these are 25 bizarre things happening in China right now.



25

Mr Feng, a Chinese father, hired a bunch of assassins to kill his son's online World of Warcraft character. Apparently his son was wasting too much time after being laid off.

24

The wealthy upper class has resorted to investing in things like walnuts and jade.

23

In other news, conmen have started selling cement filled walnuts.

22

90 people were arrested for spreading rumors about the Mayan apocalypse.

21

One man even built an ark to escape it.

20

Love Hunters are people paid by wealthy individuals to scour shopping malls and other establishments for their ideal spouse.

19

The Chinese government attempted to crack down on gift giving by banning certain luxury commercials. The economy immediately started falling

18

The smog is so bad it can be seen from space



17

13 floor buildings have been known to just fall over, almost completely intact. Safety is almost always second to speed when it comes to construction

16

There are entire cities with no people all over the country

15

This is thanks to an infrastructure investment driven economy that has grown a bit too quickly

14

The 8 lane, 26 mile long Qingdao Bridge cost 14.8 billion yuan to build but gets almost no traffic

13

Entire media organizations like Bloomberg get banned for running articles about the President

12

Company executives get sentenced to death for committing fraud

11

With so many people being executed, Interviews Before Execution became a popular TV show in China