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Chengdu: Home to the National Treasure

Posted in Chengdu, Photo, Study Abroad China 2009-2010 with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 22, 2009 by foundmeinchina

It hates noise.

We went to the Panda Breeding Center yesterday. On a tour. With a bunch of foreigners. We heard many things, most of them to the effect of “I am vehemently against keeping animals in small cages, but this is for their own survival, so I will step down off of my soap box now.”

I beg to differ.

Any animal that won’t screw to save its own species is making a pretty obvious statement, I think. Ironically, we saw many many pandas humping things other than fellow pandas. Reminds me of seventh grade, when it was cool to hump things that weren’t girls. They are cute as all hell, though.

More pictures abound if you decide to
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