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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: That's entertainment

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... and their secretaries, make-up artists and other hangers-on “serve by imperial appointment” (yuyong). But in imperial China, they were considered little better than prostitutes – but for a couple of years ... most of these entertainers were corrupt and amassed wealth and political power. Their glory was short-lived, however. The emperor’s adoptive brother soon rebelled and the emperor was killed. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1576903/reflections-thats-entertainment
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    Then & now: the great escapes

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Jason Wordie

    ... of life worldwide for the entire course of human history. Desperate people, driven from their homes by natural disasters, or political or economic circumstances beyond their power, have become ... similar to those that caused them to flee; few countries offer permanent safe havens. Their powerlessness has always left refugees exposed to exploitation. White Russians flooded into China ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572852/then-now-great-escapes
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    Then & now: Lest we forget

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm by Jason Wordie

    ... involvement in the second world war, however, was direct, and the long-term impact much more profound. On a war footing from 1938, following the Japanese invasion of China the previous year, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1578433/then-now-lest-we-forget
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    Reflections: playing the loyalty card

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:10pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... of the Hong Kong elite hold foreign nationalities, which is fine and, for the most part, none of anyone’s business. However, these foreigners potentially have the power to influence government policy ... to believe. China has had its share of fifth columnists throughout its long history. Among the most vilified were Sang Weihan (898- 947) and Qin Hui (1090-1155), both of whom, while serving as key ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1566890/reflections-playing-loyalty-card
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    Horoscopes

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:31pm by ATLANTIC

    ... in your work and personal lives. Information is power, so look beneath the surface and see what’s really going on. Libra (Sep 24- Oct 23) Can you rely on someone who’s already let you down more ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572260/horoscopes
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    Reflections: naked ambition

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:31pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... sound ridiculous. In imperial China, the most “naked” officials were the lowly eunuchs, palace servants with no immediate family because they were unable to bear children. In fact, Shi Jingtang ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572259/reflections-naked-ambition
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    My life: Ufrieda Ho

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... dad had been orphaned and China was in freefall. He just wanted to get to anywhere the "golden mountains" had been established- San Francisco, Melbourne, Joburg. In South Africa, my ... China- not from what was going on in South Africa. A BETTING MAN My dad was a fah-fee man, working in the black townships. Fah-fee is a form of illegal gambling, a type of lottery, linked ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572896/my-life-ufrieda-ho
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    City scope: homeless in Elmhurst

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... "Go back to China," came the retorts. After The New York Times covered the July 25 protest, Margaret Chin and Peter Koo, the only two Chinese-American members on the City Council, wrote ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572847/city-scope-homeless-elmhurst
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    Horoscopes

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:10pm by ATLANTIC

    ... but if it irritates someone in a position of power, you could make life difficult for yourself. Libra (Sep 24- Oct 23) It is likely you’ll disagree with someone in the days ahead. They might be a friend ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1566891/horoscopes
  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: the money shot

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Jason Wordie

    ... pornography was widely available across Asia, and, like other Japanese products, these publications flooded into the China market. The internet has changed everything, and erotic publications, like ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1568214/money-shot

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