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How to spot a lunch time cheat?

Noel Biderman introduces to Asia. Photo: SCMP Pictures

The married cheats’ website is kicking up its own dust storm in Hong Kong. Readers have reacted strongly to this subject, with few agreeing that “infidelity website saves marriages in Hong Kong,” as the site’s press release proclaims.

Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 9:20am 4 comments

Hongkongers don't need an adultery website to get their kicks

Chow Yun-fat in comedy Diary of a Big Man

The Hong Kong launch of American adultery website Ashley Madison might have drawn attention from the English-speaking community and concern from moralists, but all these debates about whether the arrival of the site will tear families apart seem pointless – not because Hong Kong men don’t cheat, but because there are far too many better options out there. 

27 Nov 2013 - 11:54am 3 comments

Married cheats prefer lunchtime trysts

The outraged moral majority have been lambasting for all the predictable reasons. Photo: AFP

With two million would-be Japanese adulterers signed up for the cheaters dating website, we can only wonder how its Hong Kong launch will go down this week. The outraged moral majority have had their say, lambasting the site for all the predictable reasons.

27 Aug 2013 - 8:51am 5 comments

Adultery website attacked as threat to Hong Kong family life

Screen grab of Noel Biderman interviewed on US TV show Dr Phil

The founder of a dating agency promoting extra-marital affairs has rejected criticism that it could lead to “broken families” in Hong Kong.

28 Aug 2013 - 11:22pm 18 comments

Adultery website to launch in Hong Kong

Screen grab of Ashley Madison website

“Life is short. Have an affair,” proclaims controversial dating website Ashley Madison. Married people sign up to meet each other for affairs and “discreet encounters” through the website, which with 20 million members says it is the world’s largest dating platform for cheating husbands and wives.

28 Aug 2013 - 10:54pm 13 comments