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Watch: Learn How to Call Out Something “Gross” Like They Do in Kunming


Slang Dynasty is a series that unpacks the wide world of Chinese regional slang, internet colloquialisms, and assorted street-level jargon.

Some people are all about swear words in other languages — after all, it never hurts to have a new and interesting term of abuse in your arsenal. We got you. In this episode, Yunnan-born VJ and entrepreneur NY teaches you how to say “gross” or scoundrel.”

Niu Yun is a restaurateur and VJ known for decorating Shanghai’s LGBTQI+ dance spaces with wild and trippy visuals. Read more about her passion for Yunnanese food here:

Watch: Yunnanese Restaurateur Niu Yun Wants the World to Discover Dai Minority Cuisine

RADII (rā'dē-ī') is an independent platform of artists, writers and creators dedicated to sharing vibrant stories from the rarely explored sides of new China.