Chinese Lover’s Day was also a good opportunity for the media to speculate on who’s hot and who’s not. The Web site Yam.com ran a lively poll which asked women to give their choice of the perfect lover, preferred companion for an affair and ideal husband.
In the perfect lover category, the enigmatic Taiwanese-born-and-raised actor Takeshi Kaneshiro (???) took first honors. Earlier this year it was reported in local rags that the 32-year-old had secretly married his one-month pregnant sweetheart. Soon after the same papers were claiming he visited gay bars. Clearly, mystery makes the heart grow fonder.
Warbler Wang Lee-hom (???) was second, while the Japanese actor and sometime singer Hideaki Takizawa (????) was placed third. The 50kg hunk’s nickname is