Analyses | Leisure, culture and arts | 2016-03-14 | Sing Tao

When singles gatecrash the Valentine celebrations

On Valentine’s Day or White Day, singles may feel being left out. One way lonely netizens vent their feelings is by identifying themselves with anti-lover groups that appear in certain Japanese comics, animes and light novels. Some even go further and take to the streets to protest against such festivities. Meanwhile, people with business acumen are offering something for singles and those in the anti-valentine mood.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.