22 Jan '12, 7pm

Hongkongers and mainlanders quarrel over PRC girl snacking on train

Hongkongers and mainlanders quarrel over PRC girl snacking on train

Shouting match between Hongkongers and Mainlanders over snacking on train The New Paper | Mon Jan 23 2012 China girl snacking on HK train sparks shouting match between mainland passengers and locals. January 21, 2011 THE girl from China was eating a snack while travelling on Hong Kong's Mass Transit Railway (MTR) train. But it didn't go down well with Hong Kongers. A quarrel ensued and a video clip of it was uploaded on video sharing website YouTube. As with all such videos which draw instant responses from eagle-eyed netizens, this too went viral. The result: a major online debate in China. The video was uploaded by a Hong Kong resident and it recorded the war of words between the two groups - one consisting of Hong Kongers and the other made of mainland tourists, Hong Kong daily South China Morning Post reported. This comes at a time when Hong Kong receives an influx of ...

Full article: http://www.soshiok.com/article/17039

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