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➤ Welcome to the weekly free forum post. Here you'll find the week's Top 5 News Stories, any comm announcements and a list of celeb birthdays for the week. This is also an anything-goes post. Comment on the news, wish your fave a happy birthday or go completely off-topic, as long is it isn't against general comm rules. Post will be made every Thursday.
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★TOP 5 NEWS!
➤ Jolin Tsai releases new MV: Great Artist
➤ Legendary Thai film producer Charoen Iam-Phungphorn dies
➤ Typhoon Tembin Hits Taiwan...Twice
➤ Playboy Perv turns himself in, huge amount of videos found
➤ Obligatory #teamhanhan News
★HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO:
➤ Vietnamese singer Tran Thu Ha turning 35 on August 26
➤ Hong Kong actor Chilam Cheung turning 41 on August 27
➤ Taiwan actor Bolin Chen turning 29 on August 27
➤ Hong Kong actor and singer Nicholas Tse turning 32 on August 29
➤ Hong Kong actress and singer Niki Chow turning 33 on August 30
➤ Hong Kong actress Tavia Yeung turning 33 on August 30
If there are any birthdays not mentioned here between August 26th and Sept 1st, please let us know in the comments.