Reflections on Season 1 + New PowerPoint Reveal + The Joys of Shared Pessimism + Attack and Dethrone this Substack + Dayyta Sienssss
The Season Finale roundtable: what is “wanghong” urbanism + fake street culture nostalgia + the logic of internet fame + punch-in to punch-down
We're screening (and streaming!) 'Taking the Horse to Eat Jalebis.' Join us in Beijing on July 4, or watch online from July 2-12
A special preview of Open Sesame Issue 3! Deals on spycams + Export-quality curses + Llama monopolies
Nihilistic self-improvement + Tinder guy reacts to Feminism + The Virgin/Chad/Speedrunner spectrum
Recreational Vehicle Capital of Shandong + The Horseshoe Theory of Chinese Fashion + “B̌̃eĕ̐̃̀ ͉ͤMy͊̓̇͊st͂͒ͬ̒e͍̦̯̪͍r̗͓͈͇̽͛̏ͦỹ͎̤͆”
McDonald’s spam emails + GIF Talent Agencies + Cat Ideology Reveal + Celery Fanclubs
Big Yoghurt conspiracy theories + Throw a ko-fi to your fansubber + Adorable boomer emojis 👍
Say No to 1 元 WeChat Rap Lessons + Bloodz Boi plugs Chaoyang Trap + Fully Automated Luxury Hyperpop
Pitch guidelines + rates + themes and questions + inspirations
Who ate all the iconoclasts + When VR feels warmer than reality + 5/5 😈 inner Mongolian metal
Turning your male idol to your female lover + Criminal Law Cancel Squad + lofi beats to slash fic to