‘Winnie the Pooh, is now persona non grata in the country of China .. Turns out his crime was to mock Chinese President Xi Jinping.’
Could ‘they’ try something like that here?
Friends, it is with deep sadness that I must tell you our favourite ‘bear of very little brain’, Winnie the Pooh, is now persona non grata in the country of China. What did he do, you ask? Did he get eat too much honey, leaving none for the 1.4 billion citizens of China? Did he cause an earthquake with his rumbly tumbly antics? Pooh loves everybody and it is hard to imagine what he might have done to be banned from the entire country.
Turns out his crime was to mock Chinese President Xi Jinping. Now I am certain that Pooh never intended to hurt Xi’s tender feelings nor to bruise his fragile ego, but Xi is a sensitive man, a man who does not take perceived criticism lightly. And now, not only Pooh, but his friends have also been expelled from the country and his presence removed from the…
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