Why China is confusing, in one picture

Very occasionally, a real-life metaphor walks up and slaps you in the face. On a bike ride to an appointment this morning, I encountered the signal below. Maybe it’s just me, but having spent most of my working life trying to decode signals from China, this seemed to encapsulate something about that experience. At any rate, too good to pass up.

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