"Everyone is really happy but there is a black cloud heading our way."
This Hu Xijin commentary can be seen as part of a wider trend of normalizing Covid in the Chinese online media sphere.
The post-divorce fight between Wang Xiaofei and 'Big S' Barbie Hsu is taking place online, like a serialized drama going on for too long.
Bus and subway operators in Beijing will no longer refuse entry to passengers without a 48-hour negative nucleic acid certificate.
Some suggest that a 'political coming out' is even more important than the other kind of 'coming out.'
China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs blamed the BBC for distorting facts and painting China in a bad light.
Many Chinese netizens are showing support for Zhejiang Daily after the Party newspaper published an article that tries to find a middle ground between what authorities want to say and what ordinary people want to hear.
As people in Beijing, Shanghai, and other places take to the streets holding up white papers, some have dubbed this the "A4 Revolution."
In Shanghai, people paid tribute to the victims of the Ulumqi fire by lighting candles, and also found other ways to vent their frustrations.
"Tonight is the night when students are flooding the internet," some on Weibo said during a dark night filled with students' bright lights.
Since the rise of Chinese social media, Jiang Zemin became a recurring part of Chinese memes.
China-Canadian relations haven't exactly been warm and friendly recently. This short Xi-Trudeau encounter made it all the more clear.
As people mourned the victims of the Urumqi fire, they also expressed anger over how the last 100 days of their lives were spent in lockdown.
This is the What's on Weibo podcast #5. The death of Li Wenliand caused a social media storm in February 2020. It's been a year - time to look back.
The rise of Ding Zhen: it started with one Douyin clip and triggered a social media storm.
The third episode of the What's on Weibo podcast, discussing the latest trends on Weibo.
Chinese firefighters and volunteers are praised on Weibo for going above and beyond to control the Chongqing forest fire.
Local power cuts and heatwaves lead to extraordinary scenes in Sichuan and beyond.
No ugly illustration goes unpunished. Research results are in after the "tragically ugly" schoolbook gate sparked an official investigation.
Saving energy is a bigger priority than seeing the bright lights of the Bund.
This bubble tea shop's Nanjing opening got so crazy that police had to intervene and scalpers were reselling tea for 200 yuan ($30) per cup.
The PLA also released a music video featuring the Taiwan military exercises, singing: "We vow to defend every river and mountain within our motherland.”
Catch of the day! These fish in Xiamen can't escape their daily Covid test.
The Chinese cosplayer was taken away by police for dressing up as a Japanese manga character: "You are wearing a kimono, as a Chinese. You are...
A day after the mountain river flood in Pengzhou, Chinese netizens reflect on how the incident could happen.
After a notice of a positive test result inside a building in Shanghai's Yangpu District, people fled outside to avoid getting locked in.
News of 'Little Paul' quietly joining Pelosi to Taiwan received over 380 million views on Weibo on Friday.
Hu's personal opinions should not be mistaken for China's official stance nor guide Chinese online public opinion, Chairman Rabbit argues.
One poster by China Daily on Pelosi's visit to Taiwan said: "The Chinese people will fight back twice as hard."
The story of Zhou Zhou - who joined her husband in Nigeria - caused concerns among netizens who believed the woman is not safe.
"The Old Witch has landed!", many commenters wrote on Weibo when Pelosi arrived in Taiwan.