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Communist Party woos hipsters with indie-pop ‘Five-Year Plan’ theme tune

The Chinese Communist Party has channelled the spirit of cutesy indie-pop ads like “Dumb Ways to Die” and “Oregon Spirit” to sell its planned economy to the hipsters of the world. In a thee-minute video posted to the Twitter account of state-run news agency Xinhua, the country’s latest Five-Year Plan is introduced to the inescapable patter of […]