Monthly Archives: August 2007

US Open .. the girls

  . Do girls dress up at Flushing Meadow?  My random takes, missed few Park Avenue princess, :).  Serena was like sleep walk, as if she didn’t want to be there.  But managed to win in 2 sets.  Justin Gimelstob … Continue reading

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See ya in Sept

  Businessweek says that the National Retail Federation predicts that back-to-college sales will increase 9% over last fall to $956.93 per student, or $47.3 billion.  Are they kidding me??  Kids nowadays armed with laptop, MP3, cell, PDA, webcam etc.  Yesterday I went … Continue reading

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Big gainers

As of now, FXI gained 40% since 1/25/07, Nintendo 31% since 5/31/07, AVCI 48% since 5/19/06.

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Fluke!

Lord, haven’t trade fluke for a while!  Thanks for finally visiting me, 🙂 in pair.

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2nd ZLR on dax

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ZLRs and up

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Double framed

Ha, my double mat is finally done.  I’m happy with it.  The thinner frame vs wider one is a good decision, IMHO 🙂 – not taking too much off the map and the bond.  And I have a great spot for … Continue reading

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Migrant money opens up another passage to India

.. .. it is India‘s first privately held international airport and the country’s first big infrastructure project to harness the wealth of the non-resident Indian community. .. .. It is now highly profitable. Passenger traffic grew by more than one-third … Continue reading

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Hospitals in China

If you are Chinese, try very hard not to be ill.  I shall add ‘in China’.  Last time in Beijing ( in 2003) I went to a lunch with my aunt/uncle with their friends, a couple: he’s heart surgeon, my uncle’s former … Continue reading

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What a shame

Of course any public places, you have to deal with those .. what a trash!  As if there isn’t a garbage can.  Even if there isn’t one, you can still hold your junk and throw it way when you see … Continue reading

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Golf

I once heard that golf stands for gentleman only lady forbid.  It’s been a long time since I step onto a golf course.  As King’s camp winding down, they played their finale at the Clearview public course.  The weather was beautiful with … Continue reading

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US Open 2007

I saw Yan Zi  in Toronto when she wore the identical same multi-color shoes, rather odd strokes, but out played Ana Ivanovic sharply.  Sizable buddies turned up there, few of them I haven’t seen in years!  Lord.  Group of them … Continue reading

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ZLRs

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学中文

What’s the language to learn to succeed in the world of biz?  The Welchs – Jack and Suzy that is – advocate “Chinese is the language to learn.”  Hmmmmmm .. wondering if the Welchs would make house call, lecturing my kids on … Continue reading

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Philadelphia

Philly is trying to become the world’s mural capital.  For reason unbeknown to me, graffiti is associated with crime.  There are perhaps a hundred of common motives for people to migrate to New York.  For me, among the few, actually one was … Continue reading

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The 10th

Diana’s 10th anniversary is fast approaching.  Time asked why she still matters.  I’m not sure she mattered at all, even when she was alive, aside from the paparazzi who wanted her pic so they could send their kids to college.  Sure … Continue reading

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Poetry in the rain 诗雨

诗雨 is 100 days old, soooo cute.  My friend couldn’t stop talking about this bundle of joy.  “So has she called you Dad yet?”  He laughed, “in your dream.  She’s only few months old.”  More laugh.  Has the mother back at … Continue reading

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Tree house

Another kind of high-rise, lol.  It is making a vengeful come back, with all the trapping of conventional houses: double glazing, insulation, electricity, broadband and plumbing, kitchenette, ample living space, hi-tech amenities .. Geeee, my planned but never got executed … Continue reading

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