It seems like everybody has something to gain from Show Trial 2.0, a.k.a. the semi-live tweeting of fallen politician Bo Xilai’s day in court.
After the 1989 Tiananmen Incident, Chinese political struggles became milder and more mundane.
A show trial this is not. But is a twist ending in the major blockbuster “The Life of Bo Xilai” in the offing?