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Kenny G is not happy that China is not happy with him.
The American titan of soft jazz, whose elevator-friendly tunes are wildly popular in China, on Thursday clarified that he “loves China” and that his recent visit to the protests in Hong Kong was in no way a gesture of support for the demonstrators.
Kenny G’s much photographed walkabout at the main pro-democracy protest in Hong Kong on Wednesday led the Chinese Foreign Ministry to reiterate its line that foreigners — saxophonists included — should tread “cautiously and not support Occupy Central and other illegal activities in any form.”
The superstar saxophonist was only too happy to clarify his stance.
“I am not supporting the demonstrators as I don’t really know anything about the situation and my impromptu visit to the site was just part of an innocent walk around Hong Kong,” he wrote in a Facebook post and on Twitter, clarifying that he had dropped by the protests “as a tourist” en route to a concert at a golf resort near the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen.
“I love Hong Kong and always come here to perform when I’m asked to.
Isaac John Palacios admits he shot and killed a rival gang member, pulling the trigger at least 15 times in a Santa Ana driveway. Last month, he pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, a crime that often carries a life sentence.
But Palacios walked
Were it not for one very righteous lie and one very greedy guard at Auschwitz concentration camp, a memorial service at Harbor Lawn-Mt. Olive Memorial Park in Costa Mesa could not have happened.
It is Wednesday and one by one, Ester Bershtel’s son,