WEIRD NEWS: China Is Now Selling Canned Air
The air quality in China is so bad that a local entrepreneur is marketing cans filled with fresh air. The cans come in three flavors – pristine Tibet, post-industrial Taiwan and revolutionary Yan’an – and cost 80-cents (or five yuan) a pop.
Entrepreneur Chen Guagnbiao, who is worth around $740 million, is known for his publicity stunts – but asserts he came up with idea to raise awareness on the country’s problems with pollution. (Outside Magazine)