Quote of the Week
“Will Li’s Force Field come into play this time?”
A Facebook post from the Information Services Department muses on the hoisting of Strong Wind Signal No. 3. Netizens interpret the statement as a tacit acknowledgement of speculation that the Hong Kong Observatory values economic considerations over others when hoisting typhoon signals. Urban legend has it that tycoon Li Ka-shing protects Hong Kong from tropical cyclones, but only during business hours.