Number 4 carries a bad rep in many As...

Number 4 carries a bad rep in many Asian cultures - 08|08|08 - ...

There are 2 comments on the Honolulu Star-Bulletin story from Dec 8, 2009, titled Number 4 carries a bad rep in many Asian cultures - 08|08|08 - .... In it, Honolulu Star-Bulletin reports that:

Eight may be lucky, but half of 8 isn't half as lucky - it's downright unlucky. In Chinese tradition, as well as in Japan, Korea and Vietnam, the number 4 is almost universally considered the un-luckiest of all.

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Baltimore, MD

#1 Dec 8, 2009
I knew it!! It makes complete sense now. Every time I ordered Chinese food I got 4 packs of soy sauce: And all this time, I thought they were worried I would run out of soy sauce, but no they wanted me to die.. Basta*ds
Char Siu Bao Girl


#2 Dec 8, 2009
No worry!!!!!!!!

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