Daily Archives: May 26, 2008

Dalai Lama in time of a disaster

Front page news that the saint in orange is losing the support of many of his followers inside Tibet because of the Chinese government’s refusal to strike a deal with him over the territory’s future. How timely when China and … Continue reading

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Don’t Bother With the Hotel Pool

Open water swimming isn’t my cup of tea ever since I switched to free style from breast stroke.  There’s little rock or tiny island off the Repulse Bay in Hong Kong that we used to swim to.  The water in HK is … Continue reading

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Good education but poor manner 有教育没教养

Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot. By Clarence Thomas, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States ~ . ~ . ~ Chinese has good education but no upbringing. Ok, let me rephrase it, … Continue reading

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