China's very different election show

As China prepares for a once-in-a decade leadership transition, almost nothing substantive will be disclosed about the candidates – and this murkiness is in direct proportion to the importance of the handover.

On November 6 or 7, two American men in suits will appear on television. Even with the sound off you will be able to tell, by the expression on their faces, which of them has been elected president and which has not.


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