Category Archives: Western media
Recently, Australia, Germany and the Netherlands complain that Chinese hoard their infant formulas and attribute to their infant formula shortages. Hong Kong netziens discuss the news passionately.
“Hong Kong and the Mainland: Dogs and Locusts” – How the Economist Attract Mainland Chinese Readership in Weibo
First, have a look of the article “Hong Kong and the Mainland: Dogs and Locusts“. It only has four paragraphs and the last part portraits the bitterness and jealousness of Hongkonger in the midst of the reversal of fortune. Here’s the screen capture of The Economist’s Weibo. The v sign means verified.
An audio clip of BBC World Service on Hong Kong “Locust” “grasshopper” ad, which only featured a Mainland mother whose daughters were both born in Hong Kong, was uploaded to youtube on Feb 2nd Hong Kong time. The majority of comments are angry at both the Mainland interviewee and BBC. Comments from Youtube
Look at this column of Rahul Jacob in Financial Times, he mocks Hongkonger with a comic of Falkland Islands in which two residents said “it’s been a while since anyone’s fought over us” when the UK and Argentina is still fighting for it just now. Nobody wants Hongkonger. We know who we are. Everybody just […]
http://rendezvous.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/01/31/one-country-two-systems-not-lately/ I am beyond angry after reading this. I am the translator and uploader of the video you see inside this report. Therefore, I wrote my response to it in my subtitle. Turn on subtitle after you get the view. Dailymotion’s subtitle function is not very good and if you can’t see any subtitle at […]
According to AFP A bitter war of words between Hong Kongers and mainland Chinese heated up Thursday as southern city residents sought funds to insult their neighbours as “locusts” in a front-page newspaper ad.