Issue: June 15, 2011   (Archive)
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Chile mine hero down in the dumps
Since their inspiring rescue from the depths of a Chilean pit earlier this year, many of the 33 miners have flourished and profited under the media glare.

Tycoon home report ridiculous
A report that tycoon Li Ka-shing got special treatment from the government for his Deep Water Bay home is a joke, a source said.

Bully boy gets his two minutes of infamy
Today's youths are getting bolder although not in a good way in some cases.

A year of unpredictable drama
My, my, how time flies.

Importing blondes makes fashion sense
Western models, it seems, are all over China these days: on department store display ads, in catalogues for clothing brands, on billboards, in commercials and on the runways at fashion shows.

We're still number one
Hong Kong still tops a slew of 290 Chinese cities on competitiveness, followed by Shanghai and Beijing.

Uh-oh, decade winds up without name
Dictionary editors and linguists cannot escape the question: what should we call the decade? We have the '80s, the '90s and the ... "twenty hundreds?"

Teen model tickles us pink all year
We not only see them everywhere - apparently they're our favorite subject.



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