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  1. Fung shui expert fishing for an angle to Olympic fortunes

    Posted Jun 25th 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... troubled. Yingying, the mascot representing the Tibetan antelope, has been seen as an indicator of Tibetan riots, while Nini, a swallow that looks like a kite, has been linked to the train crash in Shandong, the birthplace of ancient kite culture. But fung shui guru James Lee Shing-chak believed it was too superstitious to link tragedies to the mascots. 'Can I say it's a bad omen ...

  2. Online doomsayers say signs point to worse to come

    Posted May 16th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... circulated over the past few days says 'antelopes [Yingying] pointed to the Tibetan riots in March; the kite [Nini] indicated the Shandong railway crash; the flame [Huanhuan] foretold ... in primary school textbooks as animals indigenous to Tibet and Sichuan. Shandong, the site of a deadly train crash last month, is synonymous with the birthplace of China's ancient kite culture. ...

  3. Games jinx debunked

    Posted Jul 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... scene of recent unrest. Beibei, the fish, could be tied to the floods. Nini has been linked to a fatal train crash in kite city Weifang. However, experts in the matters of luck say ...

  4. At the Games

    Posted Nov 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... to the International Court of Justice unless they receive a reasonable answer from the Asian Taekwondo Union. The reasonable answer would be to go fly a kite. He is asking the world court in The Hague, ...



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