Japan’s Perfect Post-earthquake Order Shock Chinese Netizens
An 8.9-magnitude earthquake hit off the east coast of Japan early today. Thequake — one of the largest in recorded history — triggered a 10 meter tsunami that battered Japan’s coast, killing hundreds and sweeping away cars, homes, buildings, and boats. The earthquake also caused buildings to shake violently in the capital Tokyo. While in contrary calm and orderliness remained, as if they were about to start a normal Saturday morning. There perfect social order is repeatedly being posted and spread on many different Chinese internet discussion forums.
- Long lines formed outside small convenience stores and supermarkets throughout the tsunami-ravaged city of Sendai. Some waiting in line for hours, everybody follow social order after quake
- – Despite the line’s length everyone remained calm and polite. Neighbors are willing to share with others and cutting back on energy use to limit the need for rotating blackouts.
- -Unlike scenes in natural disasters in Haiti and New Orleans, there is little anger, no looting.
Their good social order shocked many Chinese netizens and they think that Chinese should follow Japan’s example, improving the overall quality of the entire people of the nation