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Thread: I ticked off the Chinese G'ment??

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    The Heart of Dixie

    I ticked off the Chinese G'ment??

    Wanna hear something weird? My kayak web site is blocked in China. Meaning the G'ment chose to block it.

    A fellow I know is a pilot and just flew to China. He emailed mail and told me about this.

    Of course Facebook is blocked but that is no surprise. I knew that. Wonder what is wrong with my website?
    God grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked anyway,
    the good fortune to run into the ones I do,
    and the eyesight to tell the difference.

    Kudzu Craft Lightweight Skin on frame Kayaks.
    Custom built boats and Kits

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    It's apparent to me from looking at your site that you're a spy and a counter-revolutionary intent on overthrowing the Chinese government. Either that, or "kudzu" means something different in English than it does in Chinese.

    (Now watch...this post will probably get FW blocked over there as well. Their loss, I'd say.)
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Amherst, New Hampshire
    Been there.. Almost everything is blocked
    Faith, Hope & Charity

  4. #4
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Kansas City, Missouri
    It could be due to the facebook link, but it's also a recreation site, so that may be the issue as well.

    To a small child, the perfect granddad is unafraid of big dogs and fierce storms but absolutely terrified of the word “boo.” – Robert Brault

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    South Central Michigan
    It is a commerce site. They (China) do not want their people spending money on American Products. I say this not to be a Political rant... it is purely speculation.

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