Slashdot | Hacker Uncovers Chinese Olympic Fraud

A new chapter in the ongoing controversy surrounding China's women's gymnastics team opened today, as search engine hacker stryde.hax found surviving copies of official registration documents issued by China's General Administration of Sport of China. The incriminating documents, expunged by censors from the official site and from Google's document cache, still appear in the document translation cache of Chinese search giant Baidu, here and here, showing the age of one of China's gold medal winning gymnasts to be 14 instead of 16, the minimum age for competition presented on her government issued passport. Now that official government documentation is available, how long will the IOC be able to keep a lid on this scandal?

after showing this to a friend of mine who works in the TV news business, and asking her if there’s anyway she could get this story covered on her station:
“NBC is pretty serious about not embarrassing china”
“they eve censored our reporter’s blog”

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