As protests against a proposed extradition law and the subsequent official response continue to...
Hong Kong celebrities
by Wu Nan | Feb 21, 2008
Edison Chen, the Hong Kong singer, publicly apologized and announced his resignation for his responsibility in taking the sex photos and causing harm for the victims. Here is his talk on Youtube:
by Kate Zhao | Feb 17, 2008
From Earthtimes.org : Singer and actor Edison Chen, the star at the centre of a nude photo scandal , is to return to Hong Kong to face the music. Chen’s agent confirmed Sunday that the actor would be flying back this week...
by Wu Nan | Feb 15, 2008
Xinran, the author of The Good Women of China, comments on the recent event of stolen Sex Photos of Hong Kong Stars. She said sex is one of the old taboo topics in China. From The Guardian: An argument is raging in China over...
by Sophie Beach | Feb 13, 2008
The Guardian reports on an Internet sex scandal that has made the front pages of the Hong Kong media for 16 days in a row, and has been abundantly covered by ESWN and Shanghaiist. From the Guardian: An unlikely coalition of pop...
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