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Iron benches Sure, it looks sort of nice. But it’s made of iron! Cheap, heavy, prosaic iron that gets hotter than a George Foreman grill when the sun reaches its midday stance. Fascist signs Peer pressure, drugs and ball games – according to the government, all are to be turned away...
Apr 26 2007
Tai Po Waterfront Park Yuen Shin Rd., Tai Po Calling it a hidden gem would probably be an overstatement but this park by Tolo Harbour is definitely one of the best in town. It may be full of signs no-no-ing every innocuous outdoors activity imaginable but this 10-year-old park is not afraid of...
Apr 26 2007
Men love virgins, 38% of us masturbate at work and just about everyone wants to hump Angelina - just some of the stuff we found out in our annual Asia-wide sex survey. Turns out half of you own sex toys, and if you don’t, you’re being remarkably creative with everything from wine...
Apr 20 2007
I was at my gym, and they rolled out this machine that measures your body mass index and it turns out I have 31.9 percent body fat. Yep, officially obese. It’s not a secret that the romantic life of a food writer is also a glutinous one. If you’re in this business, it’s not...
Apr 19 2007
HK Magazine: Isn’t skipping rope just exercise? Monkey Chan: Yeah, but it’s also an actual sport. There are official teams all around the world. I’m a member of the Hong Kong Rope Skipping Association of China. I have a personal team with my mates named Martial Skippers. And I...
Apr 19 2007
Filling the void is one of my principles. I was in medical school and there were only a few psychiatrists. So I chose psychiatry as my specialization. The word “sex” captures all attention. That’s how powerful sex is. I show up in newspapers and magazines more than other medical...
Apr 19 2007
Fantasies Straight from the gutter and into your minds... “Tired athletes” “My girlfriend doing it with an ex.” “Being ravaged by the DHL guy!!!!!” “Humping a traffic cop.” “Watching any figure of authority masturbate.” “Being...
Apr 19 2007
I was having dinner at the new Green T. House in the ghost town Cyberport. I could feel the owner staring at me after every bite. When we were served course number four she turned to me and said, “You are Type B blood.” It sounded a bit like a pick-up line. “Yeah, how did you know...
Mar 29 2007
Rugby. Some call it a nation-defining sport for the hulking peoples of Australia, New Zealand, England and Fiji. Others maintain it’s a state of mind, attained only through determined beer-drinking and shouting. But what it is, really, is a minefield of potential hazards. That’s why we...
Mar 29 2007
My first encounter with the new Coke Zero brought to mind my first encounter with the original diet cola. On my first day of journalism school, my professor propped a retro pink can of Tab Cola on the table. “I’m giving everyone 10 minutes to come up with 100 story ideas inspired by...
Mar 23 2007