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Jackie-Chan

Most Dangerous Stunts Of Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan is known for his ludicrously dangerous stunts. There was a time when Jackie Chan dominated both the Hong Kong and East Asian box office but his popularity dimmed in his hometown due to his political affiliations.

But Jackie Chan is one of the few actors credited with creating some of the best action movies ever. But some of his stunts went wrong. He even risked his life while doing the stunts.

Here’re his most dangerous stunts

Armor of God – tree stunt

Jackie Chan leaps off the wall of a castle and onto a tree, then swings through the branches. But Chan broke the branch and fell on the ground. His head smacked a rock and he fractured his skull. This stunt almost killed him.

Police Story – shopping centre stunt

Jackie Chan throws himself off a balcony in a shopping centre, grabs a pole covered in light bulbs, slides down it and then drops off if through a glass roof and onto a small decoration house. He received multiple injuries including a fractured finger, injury to his pelvic bone and broken vertebrate during this stunt.

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Civil-War-Like-Condition

Hong Kong Witnesses Civil War Like Condition On Monday

Hong Kong witnessed mayhem on Monday with defiant protestors hurling bricks and eggs at police and starting fire outside police stations. But they didn’t stop at just attacking police.

After disrupting the traffic on Monday, the protesting crowd moved to public parks and squares in several districts. And nothing including tear gas bombs and rubber bullets could disperse them from public places.

Chief Executive calls the situation dangerous

The Chief Executive Carrie Lam denied reports that she wanted to resign. Lam said that Hong Kong was heading towards a very dangerous situation because the protestors had ulterior motives. And she made it clear that resigning from post or seeking resignation of her colleagues won’t solve the crisis.

Revolution of our time

Eight districts in Hong Kong witnessed catastrophic situation with protestors responding to tear gas and bullet fires with practiced swiftness. They yelled invectives and lobbed the tear gas canisters back at police force.

Since past two months, the anti-government protests were limited only to weekends but Monday’s protest brought Hong Kong to a halt. They did so to gather attention of world media and … Read the rest