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Leung Kai Chi recommends fifty books for understanding Hong Kong

Original link: https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/07/02/50-books-about-hong-kong-according-to-leung-kai-chi/ The book list is here . It was the plan of the “Enclave” bookstore that he and Zhang Jieping opened in Taipei. I have only read A Concise History of Hong Kong (John Carroll) and part of Patten’s autobiography ( First Confession: A Sort of Memoir , Chris Patten), Mr. Liang’s own …

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Chinese Detoxification 222702

Original link: https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/07/02/chinese-detox-20220702/ weipeng (with revised punctuation): ——The way China describes products is so strange, the shoes are easy to wear and feel like stepping on shit, the lipstick has the color of my aunt, and now there is an ex-boyfriend mask. – What is the ex-boyfriend’s mask? The mask made by peeling off the …

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It’s a pity that there is no plural in Chinese

Original link: https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/07/01/plural-for-chinese-please/ The previous article ” Textbooks or text books? ” refers to Massimo Vigneri’s ” Criteria for Design “. The original title of this book is ” The Vignelli Canon “, which is the “Vignelli Design Principles”. The title of the book has a clear meaning. This is the principle and norm that …

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No auto-mastering for me

Original link: https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/07/01/no-auto-mastering-for-me/ Many videos on YouTube have different volume levels. Wouldn’t it be great if YouTube could automatically process and balance the volume during continuous playback? The videos uploaded by all kinds of grotesque people are amateur. I want to preserve this amateurishness by keeping the hassle of manually adjusting the volume. Also, autoplay …

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Douyin is not a tool

Original link: https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/06/30/tiktok-is-not-a-tool-but-a-set-of-rules/ Hayami : If John Berger were alive today, he would also use TikTok to make videos. More important than whether or not it will be done is how to shoot. With a high degree of media awareness and literacy, Glenn Gould has been filming regularly since the 1960s. Thanks to his record …

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Textbook or text book?

Original link: https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/06/30/textbook-and-text-space-book/ @zizhen sent a passage from Italian designer Massimo Vigneri’s ” Design Guidelines ” (translated by Wang Yun): Alignment is primarily used for the layout of textbooks, which we don’t like because it’s fundamentally contrived. @dearmaxi gave the original text (italics from the original): Justified is used more for text books, but it …

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simple positive things

Original link: https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/06/30/simple-and-positive/ Cai Zhihao ( 1 , 2 ): If you believe that society is dark and unfair since you were a child, you will lose your innocence very early, and you will only have low self-esteem and arrogance, and your expression will be restrained. Naive confidence needs to be retrained. Naive and confident …

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Black is white, pig is dog

Original link: https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/06/29/%E9%BB%91%E6%98%AF%E7%99%BD%EF%BC%8C%E7%8C%AA% E6%98%AF%E7%8B%97/ It’s absurd enough to call it “epidemic” when it should be called an infectious disease/epidemic, and now there is still the saying “with a star”. When there is a new crown epidemic case in a certain city, a star will be attached to the “health code” in the mobile phone of …

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Do not use Chinese

Original link:https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/06/25/zhong-ti-wu-yong/ The people of Yamato say “he soul and foreign talents”, and our country also has “Chinese body and western use” and so on. However, seventy years after the founding of the People’s Republic of China, what is our body and what is our soul? Chinese body and Western use of Chinese body, the …

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Text · Stupid

Original link: https://blog.yitianshijie.net/2022/06/23/sex-text-michael-lam/ Friends ask why they like Mike . I remember the most impressive example of his book title ” Sexual Text “, which actually uses the Mandarin “wén běn” to harmonize the Cantonese “揾ben” (uneasy, self-inflicted hardship). People who grew up in Shenzhen before 1997 somewhat admired Hong Kong. There was no such …

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