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This College Student Is Now Being Called A "Cafeteria Goddess" After Becoming An Online Sensation

Serving food with a side order of thirst.

Posted on November 5, 2015, at 10:20 a.m. ET

A student and cafeteria worker at Yangzhou University has found online fame after being dubbed a "cafeteria goddess".

Li, as she's referred to local media site Sina, started her work-study placement a week ago. Since then visitors to the canteen have rocketed.

Commenters on Weibo have praised the student's beauty.

Both beautiful and industrious and thrifty! You go!
Pretty good, I want to marry her.
Really beautiful!

Li told Sina she was surprised at the attention, saying, "I just hope that I can do a good job at work, I don't want to be a bother."

"I was just doing a part-time job and did not expect to viral on Weibo," she said. "It's quite a shock."

Li isn't the first food "goddess" to go viral on Weibo. She joins Taiwan's Pork Princess and McDonald's Goddess, who both gained fame by serving food and having their photograph put online.

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