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Sun Dec 30, 2012, 12:26 PM

If Bruce Lee faced forced eviction in China

By John Hannon, Los Angeles Times
December 29, 2012, 6:06 p.m.
BEIJING The men who barged through Shen Jianzhong's door probably thought it was a routine assignment: Break in and beat Shen's family into submission. Forced evictions to make way for real estate development are an everyday occurrence in China, and the family may have seemed no different from any in that situation.

It was only after they forced open the door, threw Shen's wife to the ground and began to beat her that they learned the 38-year-old Shen and his 18-year-old son are kung fu masters.

"I take Bruce Lee very seriously," said Shen in a telephone interview a month after the incident.

Shen says he does not recall exactly what happened during the fight, but an eight-minute video of the aftermath shows seven of the hired hands piled in a motionless heap in Shen's doorway. Blood pools around the cheek of one; another lies halfway through the doorway, crumpled on the curb. Survivors mill about unsteadily on the street, glaring at the camera.



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Sun Dec 30, 2012, 12:52 PM

1. At first I thought this was true, but now I'm not sure. I can do 36 rollers in a min. which he claim

And I don't see any other sources that mention he holds an actual record, other than "he claims".

I don't know.

One thing is certain, China is fucking up the planet as fast as they can.

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Mon Dec 31, 2012, 02:25 PM

3. Whoops. I just realized this guy is doiing the "real" roller pushups. Holy crap.

I'm doing the "girlie" ones. Using knees instead of feet. Oh man, I've got some work ahead of me to even be able to do ONE.

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