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The relationship between the Hong Kong government and the media seems to be contemptuous at best.
I was interested in the fact that some people can be contemptuous enough to think that they are smarter than others and choose a jerk in a very arbitrary way,'' Veber explained.
Belts, chains, spittle, and piss will not be contemptuous enough--one fist, not violative enough.