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China cracking down on evil endeavor called ... golf?
China cracking down on evil endeavor called ... golf?

Corruption has taken down many empires in the history of mankind, and now China, in a preemptive move, is trying to get an overlapping grip on an issue it thinks could lead to its ruination: golf. The government is cracking down on a sport it believes might be a bad influence, like "fine liquor and tobacco, fancy cars and mansions," in the words of the newspaper of the Communist Party’s anti-graft agency. According to recent reports, a provincial anti-corruption agency of the Communist Party has set up a hotline for civil servants to report violations of nine specific regulations. They include betting on golf, playing with people connected to work and traveling...

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