China’a authorities have forbidden Lady Gaga’s performance because she met with the Dalai Lama.
Chinese authorities are bigoted idiots who live in fear and loathing of change, fear of humanism, fear of open-mindedness. They are wrapped in blindness and xenophobia–no surprise since their close neighbor is North Korea. Their ignorance is pathetic. Such attitudes keep the world in paranoia and repression. They retard the progress of civilization. They foster hate and violence–and do not appear at all concerned about the effects of such reptilian thinking. The Dalai Lama seeks peaceful co-existence while the Chinese perpetuate medieval hostility toward ethnic tribes and modern progressive nations… Gaga, Dalai Lama