Now, if he can just win over his communist bosses, he'll be the biggest thing since Yao Ming.
At a press conference in March, Yao said, “Buying ivory is the same as buying a bullet.”
“The element of adding a foreigner is not quite a clown show or circus type of act, but it does have a novelty effect,” says Yao.
Sora's Chinese name has more than 41 million page hits on Google, exceeding that of Mao Zedong, Yao Ming, or Confucius.
Take, for instance, the great inundation placed by the historic books of China in the reign of Yao.
Even Yao and Shun were still striving to attain this height.
Here Tai peoples had long cultivated their rice, while in the mountains Yao tribes lived by hunting and by simple agriculture.
With the reign of Yao the historical work of Confucius begins.
Again, “When the dragon walks he is called sah, when he flies he is a Yao.”
And Yao kuo might mean either "I want fruit" or "I want to wrap."