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Asia Pacific Popularity carries a sting for China's exiled 'Rebel Pepper' cartoonist

Satirist Wang Liming had close to a million social-media followers in China until he drew President Xi Jinping as a steamed bun. Now he's under threat at home and exiled in Japan. 

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A prominent Chinese satirical cartoonist, stranded in Japan by threats to his safety at home, has launched a public appeal for financial help, saying he is destitute.