Lost in translation

The South China Morning Post is running a poll “Are mainland Chinese people still welcome in Hong Kong?

It looks like even in Hong Kong they don’t like chows moving in. Shades of Crafar Farms in Hong Kong?

I was perplexed by the numbers so I gave gave Cactus a call to translate.

Yes = Need desperately to move my overpriced luxury apartment up The Peak, so welcome anyone with coin.

No = They take my minimum minimum wage sweat shop job, like f*ck I want them here.

Some are, Some not = Burgeoning middle classes who are trying hard to say we want the rich ones only, and the poor can FRO.

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As much at home writing editorials as being the subject of them, Cam has won awards, including the Canon Media Award for his work on the Len Brown/Bevan Chuang story.  And when he’s not creating the news, he tends to be in it, with protagonists using the courts, media and social media to deliver financial as well as death threats.

They say that news is something that someone, somewhere, wants kept quiet.   Cam Slater doesn’t do quiet, and as a result he is a polarising, controversial but highly effective journalist that takes no prisoners.

He is fearless in his pursuit of a story.

Love him or loathe him.  But you can’t ignore him.