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Geek God

Looking dapper in crisp blue shirt and expertly cut khaki trousers, Alvin Hung Yiu-kei looks too well groomed to be your average neighborhood geek. But as the proverb goes: you cannot teach a crab to walk straight so don’t be fooled. 700 more words

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Changing Standard

There has been noticeable changes at The Standard over the last few months. More rigid moderation has resulted in long time regulars being banned, and there has been a marked change in volume and nature of comments. 2,276 more words


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‘Mickysavage’ has an odd post at The Standard: John Key – Mr 2%

One of the more interesting aspects of last night’s Colmar Brunton poll…

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treat yo self.

Life can sometimes be stressful or hectic or both, which is why it’s important to treat yourself every now and then. I don’t mean that in a materialistic sense, but rather with experiences and lasting memories. 377 more words

Quantum of Solace

Like big bang cosmology and evolutionary biology, quantum mechanics is perhaps one of the most successful and baffling theories in science. The theory that was developed at the start of the 20th century calculates with incredible precision how light and matter behave. 654 more words

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Curtain Call

If there is an art to careening through the narrow and bustling backstage hallways of the Hong Kong City Hall, Tisa Ho Kar-kuan, executive director of the Hong Kong Arts Festival, has truly become a master. 800 more words

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Great Gamble

Pansy Ho Chiu-king might have inherited the mantle of her gambling tycoon father Stanley Ho Hung-sun, but don’t expect her to be content with running the baccarat tables. 699 more words

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