Zhou Nan adds to HK’s celebratory mood

To make the week complete and wish everyone a very merry 20th Hong Kong Handover Anniversary, former perhaps-recently-exhumed Beijing official Zhou Nan cheerily suggests re-education for Hong Kong people who stubbornly refuse to keep up with the latest, brand-new, wacky, who’d-have-guessed-it? true meanings of the Basic Law as announced sporadically by the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress.

And I hope the South China Morning Post readers behind the disgraceful, uncalled-for comments on Old Joe’s physical appearance are thoroughly ashamed of themselves. No free ‘Diverse, Vibrant and Joyful’ SCMP T-shirt for you…

I declare the weekend open with a rainy afternoon’s entertainment for fans of Judy Dench (and many others) in half-forgotten classic Absolute Hell

 

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10 Responses to Zhou Nan adds to HK’s celebratory mood

  1. You are “Old Hem” down my way.

    A colonial survivor, tapping away meaninglessly on his insipid part-time employer’s time in Hong Kong when he should be playing bowls in Maidenhead.

    Glad they got the scorched wogs sorted in London.

    Pip, pip!

  2. Red Dragon says:

    Had enough, yet, Hemmers?

    The Ginger Whinger’s contribution today surely crosses every red line in the book.

    Put a stop to him, mate, or you’re going to lose all your loyal fans.

  3. Sojourner says:

    “Glad they got the scorched wogs sorted in London.”

    Georgie, I was one of those who thought Hemlock should continue to give you a voice, but with this latest stab at “sarcasm” you’ve really scraped the bottom of a particularly fetid barrel.

    I think you need psychiatric help. Really. I’m serious.

  4. Joe Blow says:

    The “Seafood Room” at the 535 Tower in Causeway Bay is owned by the Russian mafia. It’s also seriously over-priced. Just so you know.

  5. Raspberry timepiece says:

    Loyal followers will remain just that. Better to comment on something other than the G word and not spread the free marketing. I imagine most followers don’t even bother reading the comments, anyhow. I rarely do. They’re invariably cryptic, fawning pale imitations, unfunny and/or plain banal. Unlike a good daily dose of Hemlock.

  6. Old Fishmarket Close says:

    Is George not a colonial survivor, too?

  7. Old Fishmarket Close says:

    I count myself as a loyal fan, but I shall never quit this site because of a few satirical comments. If you ask me, they’re probably in it together.

  8. FOARP says:

    I wouldn’t stop reading just because of Georgie, but he does post the same rubbish every time and it is getting annoying.

  9. HKMacs says:

    FOARP your site is a bit strange, I get this from Chrome:
    Your connection is not private
    Attackers might be trying to steal your information from http://www.foarp.blogspot.com (for example, passwords, messages or credit cards). NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID

  10. FOARP says:

    That sounds like a problem with your connection HKMacs

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