And the Clock Struck 8/8/08

I
The author got in touch with a man who had a vasectomy. Zhu lost her only daughter, he full of regrets that he followed the rule.

II
When the Olympics games approached, the government swung into build buildings like CCTV Underpants, Egg, etc.

III
When the count ran down, the author had a miscarriage, the game is over. During the time of the opening ceremony, there are a lot of rumors. The Chinese government can play the Small ball, but they don’t fare Big… Read all/全文

After the Quake

I
After the quake, The parent lost their own child.

II
The place of the earthquake is a test case of the one-child policy. So many parents lost their own child in the earthquake in 2008. After the quake, the Communist party recede the propaganda of the policy but banned the news about it.

III
This policy may be made China less productive, some people fired and lose their job because of this policy, it is crazy.

IV
The author followed the couple went from their working place in Beijing … Read all/全文

Calm down

可能我对这次的疫情过于恐慌了。

这几天出门,街上基本没有什么人,遇见的人也是戴上口罩把自己捂严实的。自己去过的最热闹的地方应该就是超市了。户外只能用一个词来形容—-冷清,大概其他地方都是这个情况。我会离别人很远,生怕遇上瘟神被感染。

网上流言四起,遣责不戴口罩的长辈。很多人不相信官方的确诊数和死亡率,各种数字都有,人心惶惶。

中国历史上经历了多次瘟疫。随着社会的进步,人类虽然已经克服了鼠疫、天花等恐怖的传染病,依然有着对“瘟疫流行,十室九空”、疾病、死亡的恐惧。年轻人没有经历过传染病的流行,或着对上次的SARS只有着模糊的印象,那么恐惧和心理冲击会更大一些。

可是仔细想想,这是否真的会是一次像黑死病一样的灾难,可能并不是:

上一次给人类造成重大灾难的传染病并不是SARS,而是1918年的流感大流行,仅一种流感就造成了几千万人的死亡,平均死亡率在2.5%-5%,同时对年轻人的危害更大。相比之下,SARS有15%的死亡率,只有几千人受到感染。这次的肺炎虽然传染性很强,但目前的情况来看严重程度不如SARS,对免疫力强的人危害并不大。… Read all/全文