Just In: ‘China retaliates with tariffs on $75 billion of US goods’

We just stumbled across something crazy we’d like to report on. A whopper of a story submitted to reddit in the last day by the user Umgar titled China retaliates with tariffs on $75 billion of US goods is gaining some traction, having got 52 comments already at the time of writing. You can read the initial story (posted by cnn.com) at this link. This was posted at 2019-08-23 21:36:08 and has an ID of cudzkx. Here are some comments people have already left (you may also comment below – we will publish anything reasonable):

  • “How dare they! That’s not fair! Retaliatory tweets incoming!

    This all is not going to end well.“, posted by the user shapeofthings at 2019-08-23 22:55:19. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.

  • “It’s actually pretty brilliant. Trump delayed some tariffs because it would impact Christmas shopping season. Chinese say their going ahead … (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user Carballo13 at 2019-08-23 22:30:49. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.
  • “This will indeed result in a well thought out response by Trump.“, posted by the user janzeera at 2019-08-23 22:17:05. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “Right in time for Christmas!“, posted by the user OrangeSlicer at 2019-08-23 22:12:40. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.
  • “Easy win, Especially against 200 chinese technocrats.“, posted by the user abdouh15 at 2019-08-23 22:12:08. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.
  • “Dont worry, I am sure a shit real estate guy can fix it.“, posted by the user rrjjd at 2019-08-23 22:07:47. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is subjective.
  • “This one will hurt too. It’s on cars. They are going after the US manufacturing sector.“, posted by the user Russkun at 2019-08-23 22:06:45. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “What’s the deal with trump and Boris Johnson deliberately destroying their countries?“, posted by the user overtoosoon at 2019-08-23 22:02:36. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.
  • “China could win this trade war, all they have to do is stop selling anything to Walmart.“, posted by the user Frank4010 at 2019-08-23 21:55:07. We judge this to be a positive comment and one that is objective.
  • “If I were the Chinese government, I would be feeling quite confident right now. Trump is all about him and re-election. With a US recession… (limiting to 140 characters)”, posted by the user Ruslan124 at 2019-08-23 21:53:59. We judge this to be a negative comment and one that is objective.

As this is of great concern to me, I am researching more into this right now and will update our readers as soon as we are done.

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