China’s Curious Impulse Buy Sections

…And an equally curious absence in American checkout aisles.

Andrew Johnston

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Sometimes, when you live in another country long enough, the strange things you encounter become a mirror that shows you things that don’t make sense about your own society.

What we are looking at in the above picture is a self-service kiosk in a Chinese supermarket, next to…

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Andrew Johnston

Writer of fiction, documentarian, currently stranded in Asia. Learn more at www.findthefabulist.com.