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.
"They say it's cleared, so it is cleared. The building was on fire, now the internet is on fire."
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.
While Chinese top experts stress that Covid patients can not recover at home, Shanghai's centralized quarantine locations are anything but a home away from home.
After the same thing happened in Shangrao and Huizhou, another pet dog was now killed by a healthcare worker in Shanghai.
Eddie Peng is having pan-fried belt fish, and so are all of his Shanghai neighbors.
People complain that there is not enough food, not enough staff at the Shanghai Nanhui Covid-19 isolation site.
Many Weibo users think it is unnecessarily cruel for young children to be kept separate from their parents at this Shanghai quarantine location.
In the midst of the Shanghai phased lockdown, some on social media say present-day Shanghai feels like two worlds in one city.
Videos of people dancing for healthcare workers are all the rage on Chinese social media, but many think the trend is not about gratitude, but attention...
In backing up their claim that an American company made Covid-19, Chinese state media confused The Daily Mail and a British misinformation site.
Some say this year is not 2022 but "2020too", suggesting that everything has gone back to the initial stage of the Covid outbreak.
Hotpot Friday night turned into a three-day hotpot marathon for this lady from Zhengzhou.
People express shock and sadness after China Eastern Airlines flight MU5735 crashed on March 21st.
The stories of Liu Xuezhou and the Xuzhou mother both developed in real-time while netizens pushed them to the front page, making them too big for...
A shifting focus on other issues that are framed within Chinese news narratives of the Russia-Ukraine war.
First in Shangrao, now in Huizhou.
Some see the rising relevance of Weibo in the international social media scene as a sign of a rising China.