Two Ways of Looking at Google/China

A suggestion for a new Google homepage look, as part of the series of seasonal images the company runs. This is from the Little Green River site; thanks to reader HZL.

From my favorite newspaper, the China Daily, a less-heroic view of Google's motives and conduct through this whole affair:


Full reasoning here. Plus this somewhat different visual rendering of Google's situation:


More from China Daily here and here. Quote from the second story: "Netizens said Tuesday Google's withdrawal from the Chinese mainland was only a 'publicity stunt' while experts believed the online search giant had abandoned its cheese when no others moved it." Can anyone wonder why I love this newspaper?

Let a thousand opinions and editorial cartoons bloom.