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...ers for loyalty imprinted on them, red plastic hearts with his portrait, pouches, bags, and briefcases designed specifically to carry his works, and even carrying a large framed picture of Mao around one 's neck (Leese, 2011 pg. 211). The state did not manufacture any of these items, they all came from the people. The movement became more extreme, with neighbors spying on neighbors and reporting them for crimes such as "using newspaper with Mao 's image as toilet paper" (Leese, 2011, p. 207). Another man was arrested as a counterrevolutionary for saying that a mango, which was meant to be a gift from the Chairman, was not particularly special (Murck, 2007, p. 16). Miracles began being attributed to Mao, and quasi-religious modes of worship were practiced, such as "asking for instructions in the morning," "Chairman Mao Quotation Gymnastics," and the "loyalty dance."
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