Daily Archives: March 17, 2008

Can China sweep the board?

The badminton head coach Li Yongbo recently said, ‘I think five isn’t to much to expect’ when asked how many gold medals he’s expecting this summer in Beijing.  The Brit pair Gail Emms and Nathan Robertson, both in their 30s are … Continue reading

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Beatlemania

  The Beatles live on forever .. ..  for certain their influence/music is very profound.  We went to see Rain last night.  It’s ok. I enjoyed it … even they were 10 minutes late, :).  Sorrrrrri …  one of the kids … Continue reading

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Why did it take so long

In seeking greater profits, Beijing is losing its influence over state owned companies, such as CNPC that has invested heavily in Sudan, a sensible view by a Beijing correspondent.  I’m wondering, how many articles (with the same point of view) he’s written … Continue reading

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We played softball

Baseball or softball isn’t a foreign sport, I played it in primary school in the middle 70s in Beijing, Zhongguancun Erxiao 中关村二小 as past of physical education, in our front yard.  The positions weren’t as clearly defined as in MLB.  Not … Continue reading

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