Quotes of The Week

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 22 August, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 22 August, 2009, 12:00am

The makers of the Sex and the City sequel have been refused permission to film in Dubai. Surely Hong Kong would be a perfect location for a film about four women who love to shop and eat out?

Stephen Anderson suggests in his letter to the editor how to make Hong Kong a filming location for international productions

If turning up the air conditioning at hotpot restaurants is a waste of natural resources, then what about the facilities keeping giant pandas at Ocean Park? The temperature there is permanently down to 18 degrees Celsius, which is even more environmentally unfriendly. Then why do they rip off people's freedom to have hotpot in summer, while trying to fulfil people's desire to see pandas in Hong Kong? They can go see pandas in Sichuan

Author and blogger Kay Lam criticises green groups' suggestion that hotpot should be banned during summer on plastichk.blogspot.com

I'm really busy and I do not have extra time to think about these things. Now I only have feelings towards things happening around me

Bobo Chan Man-woon, one of the string of female stars involved in the Edison Chen Koon-hei sex-photos scandal, in response to being asked whether she still hates him