China's Got Talent

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The Chinese govenment is hosting a national contest to find the best cartoons and comics that reflect Chinese culture.

Running for six months, its open to professionals and amateurs alike, the winners will be announceed on the fourth Chinese Cultural Heritage Day.

There are currently over six thousand comics and cartoon producing companies in China, employing over two hundred thousand people.

That's about how many people actually buy comics in the USA.

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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