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China Broadcaster to Punish Anchor Who Insulted Mao

A Chinese state television broadcaster says it will punish one of its top anchors who was captured on video ridiculing Mao Zedong, the founder of modern China. In the video taken at a private dinner, China Central Television host Bi Fujian can be seen parodying a Cultural Revolution-era opera, Taking Tiger Mountain, before using an epithet to describe Mao. The video spread quickly on Chinese social media, prompting CCTV to suspend Bi, according to some Chinese media reports. In a...

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