back to article New drinking game idea: Down a shot every time Huawei blames US sanctions for the current tech industry woes

Those taking a shot each time Huawei uttered the phrase "US sanctions" during the opening of its 2021 Global Analyst Summit would have been sozzled as the company laid a host of ills at the doorstep of Uncle Sam's "entity list". Eric Xu, Huawei's rotating chairman, said this morning he did not hold out much hope that things …

  1. msknight

    If I did this...

    ... my liver wouldn't last the hour.

    To be honest, the company will be on the naughty step as long as Xi Jinping is in power. That, I believe, is the focus of Biden's concern.

  2. six_tymes

    The game is called Can You Spot the Back Doors.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward


      Probably not. It seems only United States government departments are the only ones gifted enough to do so.

  3. Kabukiwookie

    If you can't compete on merit, use economical warfare to try to stifle any competition.

    The good thing coming out of this is that the targets of these sanctions now includes so many countries (including EU countries), that people start to wise up to the US' mafia like tactics.

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