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China; Forget 'core' inflation - lets have a 'core' President!

President Xi Jinping of China looks like he is going to labelled as the "core" of their Communist Party

  • Apparently being the 'core' is a big deal there
  • Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping scored the 'core' designation, but former president, Hu Jintao, missed out.

The semantic change ... -- something analysts said could happen as soon as next month's National People's Congress in Beijing -- could free Xi's hand to help shape the party's leadership during a twice-a-decade reshuffle next year.

Bloomberg for more

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Huh.

There you go. I thought it was just to make life easier for cartoonists - you know, "rotten to the core" and all that. But, no.

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