Virtual China The Chinese Star Wars Kid? Posted on July 16, 2006 by Jason Li The phenomenon is known as “小胖” (Little Fatty). Forum posts about it go as far back as 2003, but it still manages to pop up here and there. First there was a photograph from an unknown source: Then came the photoshop spoofs! For example: And: For more great photoshop glory, check out this article on Sina. Speaking of long-lasting net-memes (the “meme” term being loosely employed here), 芙蓉姐姐 (Ms. FuRong) is still second in Baidu’s most popular people searched for list, with famous football commentator (Mr. Huang, blogged about here) coming in first. Thanks to Le Monde’s Quand la Chine déblogue for reminding me to blog about it.