If you think “Mandarin” refers to the Chinese language, you aren’t geek enough to enjoy this post.
Tony Stark and co. will be doing their thing in China. Best they come prepared to appeal to the masses.
Captive, psychologically damaged kids and the Disney marketing behemoth. What could go wrong?
Forget about the AIC. China Daily is now doing raids on suspected IP infringers. That’s a real commitment to a story.
It’s easy to bitch about Disney’s aggressive IP positions, but it’s not exactly sucking the life out of poor nations.
Staring down at the throngs of shoppers on Beijing’s Xinjiekou Nandajie Avenue, a busy commercial thoroughfare about a mile west of the Forbidden City, was a white girl who looked all of 12, reclining in a matching bra-and-panties set adorned with Disney’s signature mouse-ear design. In a particularly creepy detail, the pigtailed child was playing…