How to Pirate “Jules and Jim”

Leisure World

The market for copied DVDs is estimated to be worth around $377 million per year in Thailand, $25 billion worldwide.

WE’RE NOT LOVING THIS, EITHER.

Beijing

You will need bamboo leaves, sticky rice and dried pork. You may also want to add peanuts, mushrooms, chestnuts, radish, shrimp and spring onion, bleach, plastic bits and a common housefly or two.

A Dirty Scoop

Beijing

Waste not, want not. A Chinese dairy company has figured out how to make ice cream from the trash, and so can you.

A Sow’s Ear from Soap

Beijing, Food

Some people like pig's ears. But even those people draw the line at pig's ears that are neither ears, nor made from pigs.

Recipe: Embalmer’s Cabbage

Beijing

It's spicy, smoky, deliciously toxic. Is this cabbage dish giving you cancer?

Baby in a Bottle

Beijing

South Korea has "cracked down" on pills made from babies.