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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm

    ... America and his story has been told in countless books, films and even in a television show, alongside Hollywood’s animated Porky Pig … In 1939’s Porky and Teabiscuit, Warner Brothers’ beloved pig blows his family’s final US$11 on a feeble racehorse – but, of course, the story has a happy ending. Porky, a fat little pig with a severe stutter, was almost as successful a critter ...

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    Reflections: razing the dead

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Razing the dead Mirroring the world of the living, the property market for the dead in Hong Kong faces issues of high demand, low supply and astronomical prices. Columbarium ... was one emperor’s idea of revenge against a dead enemy. Emperor Suzong, of the Tang dynasty, who reigned from 756 to 762, was fighting the rebels who had occupied the capital, Chang’an. ...

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    My life: Ufrieda Ho

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

    ... the first, the one of my childhood, is tiny and it's dead. The second-generation Chinese here were raised to be professionals, not shopkeepers. But with the recent second wave of Chinese- when ...

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    So near, yet so feared: a friend in need

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by cecilie gamst berg

    ... or a photo. I've seen her sluice down boiled pig's blood, fried pig's ears, fish eyes and fish cheeks (her favoured part of this slimy creature) and "calamari" that she knew perfectly well was pigs' anuses. Anything to do with stomach is no match for E, although she does find it a bit chewy. Normally extremely even-tempered, she talks harshly only at food; barking ...

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    Reflections: Clone wars

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... comes. There are recorded cases of living people resembling dead ones in ancient China. In 678, China and Tibet were at war and the Chinese army was decimated by the Tibetans. One ...

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    Then & now: Blowing their trumpet

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Jason Wordie

    ... musicians have long accompanied the Chinese dead to their graves. While the clashing of cymbals and wailing of flutes were standard escorts to the land of shades for poor and wealthy alike, ... service- and who stays away- still matters in local society. "Even the dead can lose face," is a commonly used phrase, sourly deployed when the recently departed have been finally ...

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    My life: Peter Allison

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... back. Do I play dead? Do I stare it down? Or look away? The leopard turned and saw me, flinched a little and did a slow turn, not taking its eyes off me. It stopped at the door and gave a flick ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm

    ... or he was nuts.” Along with rapper Jay-Z, Bono is one of the celebrity owners of The Spotted Pig, a New York gastropub that was scheduled to open a branch in Britain until the name ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am

    ... the 1983 Anti-Spiritual Pollution Campaign. Ma was born in Qingdao in 1953, the same year the World Peace Council elected Four Famous Men of World Culture, which included one who had been dead ...

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    My life: Ou Xiufang

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm by Bernice Chan

    ... the next day. The paper confirmed his details, to make sure they matched mine, before they gave him my contact details. We were going to meet in Guangzhou and I sold a pig to get the money to visit ...




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