Global Q&A, ‘What trend do you see that strikes you as absurd?’

October 5, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

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Across the world absurd trends express the diversity of modern life to include out-of-the-norm hairstyles and the extreme hardships some people live through, not knowing where their next meal will come from. This is what Epoch Times reporters from Spain to the United States discovered when they asked locals,

“What trend do you see that strikes you as absurd?”


Look for the Global Q&A column every week. Epoch Times correspondents interview people around the world to learn about their lives and perspectives on local and global realities. Next week’s global question, “Do you believe there’s a future for print media?”