Post by Brian Waldman
According to Elton John, all Taiwanese are "rude, vile pigs".
Your statement is false.
Sir John's remarks were referencing the
photographers/TV crews that met him at the Taiwan Airport.
The story that you've refer to below indicates that...
Sir Elton lashes out at airport.
BBC News. Thur 23 Sept 2004
British pop star Sir Elton John calls photographers at Taipei's
Chiang Kai-Shek Airport in Taiwan "Rude, vile pigs." Sir John
who had recently performed in Shanghai and Hong Kong had
arrived in a private jet to perform a concert at Taipei's
Chung Shan Stadium. His spokeswoman said he was "besieged
by hordes of photograhers and live TV crews, intent upon
disrupting his progress" and that the "security at the
airport failed to protect" him.