Taiwanese change names to "salmon" to hook free sushi

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Dozens of Taiwanese rushed to government offices over the past few days seeking to change their names to "salmon" to qualify for a restaurant promotion offering free sushi, local media reported Thursday. Mirror Media reported that a total of 133 people had changed their names to "salmon" over the past two days after Japanese sushi restaurant Sushiro offered the two-day deal on Wednesday and Thursday. Under the deal, any customer whose ID card contained "Gui Yu," the Chinese characters for salmon, would be entitled to a free all-you-can-eat sushi meal along with up to five friends. Only those w...

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