Thursday, 24 July 2014

Yellow Fever Fetish

An article about an "old" topic (Yellow Fever) and written by an Asian woman, well, a mainland Chinese journalist who isn't particularly "representative" of the kind of Asian woman she is apparently describing. That is, she is too "girl-next-door" and not particularly "sexy" enough ...

Yuan Ren, a freelance journalist who grew up in London and Beijing



A stereotypical Asian woman or a new breed of Asian female?


Reference

'Yellow fever' fetish: Why do so many white men want to date a Chinese woman? (The Telegraph)


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Wednesday, 23 July 2014

1414 HKSAR Name of the Day

Bally Bang, executive director, Hong Kong Tennis Association

About Novel HKSAR Names
Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Monday, 21 July 2014

1413 HKSAR Name of the Day

Yonnie Yeung Yuen-yee, marketing and communications director of de Belgie, Elgin Street, Hong Kong

see 0555 HKSAR Name of the Day

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Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Saturday, 19 July 2014

1412 HKSAR Name of the Day

Kinnie Wong (Ms), clerk, Executive Council, Hong Kong Government

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Name Category: Creation; Substitution

Thursday, 17 July 2014

1411 HKSAR Name of the Day

Oscar O, a Centaline branch manager, Hong Kong

About Novel HKSAR Names
Name Category: Rare

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

1410 HKSAR Name of the Day

Petrina Wong (made up name for reasons of confidentiality), a 32-year-old journalist smoker, who is fit and active regularly taking part in triathlons and playing tennis and golf weekly, Hong Kong feature article in SCMP titled "Light up the track" about athletes who smoke by Sasha Gonzales (healthpost@scmp.com) on 12 June 2012

see also 1400 HKSAR Name of the Day for another example of a smoker who is sporty and active.

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Sunday, 13 July 2014

1409 HKSAR Name of the Day

Ringo Lee Yiu-pui, chairman, Vehicle Repair Merchants Association, Hong Kong

see 0381 HKSAR Name of the Day

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Name Category: Rare