Olympian efforts to upgrade Beijing’s infamous public toilets by 8-8-08

Still traveling, but thought you might want to check out this beautifully written and meticulously researched article on one of everybody’s favorite topics by one of my favorite reporters.

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Richard Burger is the author of Behind the Red Door: Sex in China, an exploration of China's sexual revolution and its clash with traditional Chinese values.

The Discussion: 3 Comments

O/T, but has anyonese else seen this?

July 14, 2007 @ 12:20 am | Comment

Despite 2008, surely in this case “Augean efforts” would be the more appropriate classical allusion rather than”Olympian.”

July 17, 2007 @ 12:48 am | Comment

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