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Bo Xilai Nouveau

There was an old man from Chongqing/ Whose wife and his aide had a fling,/ A fact Bo Xilai/ Believes explains why/ His deputy opted to sing./// http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/26/bo-xilai-trial-ends https://twitter.com/twitmericks/status/372010151860912128 **  A History of the World in 100 Limericks is out on … Continue reading

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Bo to Go

A top politician named Bo/ Rose high but has now fallen low/ On the spurious ground/ He was screwing around/ The party says Bo’s got to go. ///http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19755035

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Gu Lag

There once was a woman named Gu/ Whose husband was fired in a coup/ The party man’s wife/ Is now doing life/ And there isn’t a lot Bo can do. ///http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/aug/20/gu-kailai-suspended-death-sentence?newsfeed=true

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Time To Go, Bo

There was an old fellow named Bo/ A former high-flier brought low/ His wife was arrested/ And though he protested/ He’s gone from the politburo. // http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/apr/11/bo-xilai-fall-chinese-news?newsfeed=true

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