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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Rubber Duckie, we're awfully fond of you

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... of a city certainly needs more laughter and humour, and less anger and confrontation. So thank you, Florentijn Hofman! When I first saw Hofman's 16.5-metre-tall rubber duck, somehow I guessed ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Rubber Duckie, we're awfully fond of you "Rubber Duckie, you're the one. You make bath time lots of fun, Rubber Duckie, I'm awfully fond ...

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    Hong Kong Town Planning Board decision on PLA harbourfront site is highly flawed

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 03:05am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com A highly flawed PLA harbourfront plan I stand corrected. I once through this column called the Town Planning Board a government lapdog and rubber stamp, which provoked an angry reply from its chairman. I was wrong. It is worse; it's just another government department- nay, a sub-unit- in all but name. On Friday, it reached a decision to approve ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Democratic flaws built into Basic Law

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 03:56am by Alex Lo

    ... still has the constitutional prerogative to veto the public choice, though admittedly a nuclear option. If the power to nominate candidates rests solely in the committee, it cannot be a rubber ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Stop likening China to 1914 Germany

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 04:24am by Alex Lo

    ... them. Chinese commanders realise their naval vessels, despite their modernisation, are sitting ducks for the Americans. Wilhelm had no idea that the centuries-old ruling Hohenzollern ...

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    Triad roughing up of Michael Bay does wonders for city's image

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 12:52am by Alex Lo

    ... "He came by my crew as we were shooting, carrying a long air-conditioner unit," he wrote. "He walked right up to me and tried to smack my face, but I ducked, threw the air unit ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Secret court still not out in the open

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:00am by Hari Kumar

    ... the mounting concern in the US about this surveillance is also having some impact. That's why Yahoo went to court again on July 10 and the FISA court judges, who are being portrayed as mere rubber ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Planning watchdog on a tight leash

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... The entire list, which includes rezoning a large area next to Baptist University to build flats, deserves close scrutiny. But it looks like the board can only be counted on to rubber-stamp these GIC ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Time to end throwback to colonial days

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... back to the colonial era when the Legislative Council was a rubber stamp populated by sycophants and lapdogs. It was an annual device to kiss up to colonial governors. Now it's an annual ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Occupy Central, it's time to pack up

    Posted Aug 31st 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... and rubber bullets to clear out their own Occupy groups. Occupy Central has been redundant from the start. Hong Kong has long had its own homegrown grass-roots politicians, NGOs and protest groups ...



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