China's Premier Amasses Friends on Facebook
RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:
Good morning, I'm Renee Montagne. A government known for restricting the Internet now has friends on Facebook. A page went up for China's Premier Wen Jiabao, right after the earthquake. As of this morning, he's collected 14,000 supporters. That's what Facebook calls friends of politicians.
MONTAGNE: A model premier for the world. This is MORNING EDITION.
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