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  1. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    It's crunch time as white paper waved like red flag to bull

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by ELIZABETH WONG CHIEN CHI-LIEN

    ... for government officials responsible for running Hong Kong, including those in the judiciary, to be patriotic. Those who know Oscar Wilde's saying "patriotism is the virtue of the vicious" ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Shanghai visit promises drama that will keep us watching

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:40am by ELIZABETH WONG CHIEN CHI-LIEN

    ... not surprise anyone that some legislators might hit international media headlines, or be nominated for Oscars, for playing the role of protagonists, antagonists, ventriloquists, or even kung fu ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Dinners with poet Leung Ping Kwan a cultural delight

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by OSCAR HO

    ... Oscar Ho Poet remembered as bon vivant who revelled in the cultural richness of his city Dinners with PK nourished the soul Having dinner with late Hong Kong poet Leung Ping-kwan (or PK, ... Hongkongers we have a rich, vibrant and colourful culture we should be very proud of?" I wish those bigwigs up there within the infrastructure knew what PK was talking about. Oscar Ho is director ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Quiet or busy, a dilemma for museums

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 12:00am by OSCAR HO

    ... Oscar Ho Visiting a gallery is now rarely a contemplative art experience given the number of visitors Space to think has become a luxury When I was a little boy, a wooden box called ... to be a contemplative space, is it a failure or a success? Oscar Ho is director of Chinese University's cultural management programme ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Art critics need to speak up without political correctness

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by PERRY LAM

    ... I guess, is exactly what Oscar Wilde wanted to drive home when he shocked readers by saying: "One must have a heart of stone to read the death of Little Nell without laughing." ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Bad TV does not really save us from boredom

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by PERRY LAM

    ... Perry Lam Properly handled, boredom can be an antidote to our dependence on mass entertainment Bad TV does not really save us from boredom Oscar Wilde famously said that he could resist anything but temptation. If there's one thing Hong Kong viewers can't resist, it's bad television. It came as little surprise, therefore, that they fell head over heels for Inbound ...



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