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A countdown from 1997 to 2000
Some say the
millennium is the ultimate end to history, the millennium bug will eventually
appear at the turn of the century, disasters materialize - planes
fall from the sky, and nuclear power plants are to explode.
So they strive to transform time, years are
being changed from two-digit to four-digit – Finally a time that belongs to the
送舊迎新 means sending off the old and welcoming the new in Chinese.
Mr. Weather (天氣先生) deviates from its daily right-to-left path, walks in the Jantar Mantar and is forced to an early retirement...
97 Tsing Ma opening ceremony, 98 the belated Noon Day Gun embarrassment, 99 red-dominated fireworks... remind one that three years of active de-bugging have passed; the millennium deadline approaches and materializes in an anti-climax.