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Lam Bested

The people in charge in Hong Kong,/ Perceived to have handled things wrong,/ Lost out in a vote/ From which one may note/ Support for democracy’s strong./// https://twitter.com/twitmericks/status/1198935334337306629

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Carrie on regardless

The woman in charge in Hong Kong/ Admitted she got some things wrong/ And shelved extradition,/ And now her position/ Is not looking terribly strong./// https://www.vox.com/2019/6/18/18683582/hong-kong-extradition-bill-protests-china The woman in charge in Hong KongAdmitted she got some things wrongAnd shelved extradition,And … Continue reading

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Xi Said

Said Xi on a trip to Hong Kong/ One country, two systems is strong/ But if you protest/ You’re under arrest,/ As challenging China is wrong./// https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/chinas-president-tells-hong-kong-not-to-cross-red-line-by-challenging-beijing/2017/07/01/fa6f3860-5c17-11e7-aa69-3964a7d55207_story.html?utm_term=.f48a6e07fd1a Said Xi on a trip to Hong KongOne country, two systems is strongBut … Continue reading

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Checking the Pigeonholes

In China, a land in the East,/ Some 10,000 doves were policed./ Security checked ’em,/ Inspecting each rectum,/ Before they were safely released./// http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/reports-of-beijings-cavity-search-of-10000-doves-ruffle-feathers-in-china/article20873756/ https://twitter.com/twitmericks/status/517331518025261056

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Where are the Snowdens of Yesteryear?*

There is a young man in Hong Kong Who may not be there very long The USA seeks To punish his leaks Though Snowden denies doing wrong. ///http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jun/09/edward-snowden-nsa-whistleblower-surveillance https://twitter.com/twitmericks/status/344080175316729858   *cf Catch-22.

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Hong Kong Hooey

There was an old man from Hong Kong Who tended to speak thru his dong Saying rapists abuse Because women booze A comment demonstrably wrong. ///http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1238303/women-shouldnt-drink-too-much-avoid-being-raped-says-hong-kong https://twitter.com/twitmericks/status/334947219079843840

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