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Q: What's more common to get stolen here?

Between a bike, a wallet or a cell phone. Which one of these are you likely to lose first?

7 years 20 weeks ago in  Culture - China

 
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i have an idea in ur case, but smartly u didnt mention it....wonder how you eat though, always standing?

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The will to live

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There's a saying that you aren't an adult in China until the fourth time you have your bike stolen. I haven't lost my phone or wallet yet. The most common thing for me to lose here is my appetite, right as I walk by that row of orange refuse bins lining the sidewalk with a few guys hawking in front of me.

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Never owned a bike.  And never had anything else stolen.

 

But, my best guess at what is most commonly stolen from foreigners would be their "innocence". (From a world traveling perspective.)

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...had two bikes stolen....   one was very much my fault,,,, I didn't lock it.  parked it maybe 5metres from where sitting..  had a couple cervezas,, looked around,, bike gone...

thankfully it was a 700rmb ren ren la bike.  i had owned it over a year,,, no great loss. 

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  Never lost a bike or a cell-phone, but i've lost three wallets.

 

And that is why I shouldn't drink.

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Bike is number one I think, I read somewhere that an estimate of 20,000 bikes get stolen in China every day.

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I lost 2 phones, one out of my pocket on a bus, the other my GF fell in love with my locked iPhone. It's still locked but works with wifi or camera.

 I gave her my scooter which has batteries under the seat. The bike was smashed and batteries stolen twice in one month.

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Only ever had a camera stolen, in Guangzhou in 2003. 

 

Another time, I had a guy reaching into my empty jacket pocket on a bus, obviously looking for something. He started screaming like a girl when I got him in a wrist lock, then ran from the bus at the next stop. Bystanders looked quite amused.

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In Harbin, I had two friends (Canadian and Australian) buy two motorbikes at the same shop just days apart and they both were stolen ...just days apart.

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among the choices: bike, our students lost their bikes. out from the choices: girls underwear check chinasmack

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