Monthly Archives: November 2008

The match .. King Michael

Tonight’s 60 Minutes has a feel good interview: Anderson Cooper on Michael Phelps. They had a race in the pool: Cooper did free style while Phelps did dolphin kicks in one breathe. I don’t think any one would have a … Continue reading

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A troubled childhood?

Giants routed the Redskins 23:7.  The little Giants is 11:1 of the season with four more games to go before the playoff.  They played a very clean and crispy game without Plaxico Burress who shot himself in the leg.  I think … Continue reading

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Mr. K’s

Mr. K’s 570 Lexington Ave. @ 51st St, New York, NY 10022 212-583-1668 An ok plce .. street parking starts at 7pm.  Or garage it at Midtown btw 3rd n Lextington for $15.

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PsssssssAT

King’s PSAT test result has arrived. He did not study for it, only decided on the last minute to take it. Many kids took it. One of his buddies scored in the 96 percentile and was disappointed. “Did you prepare … Continue reading

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White Christmas

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Shopping Guernica

Wal-Mart door greeter dies on Friday. How crazy can the Americans be? It’s embarrassing. First of all, getting up at 3am to wait on line for some deals or sales are stupid enough. Now some one dies in this ‘tradition’. … Continue reading

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Books ..

How to Publish Without Perishing .. that “Go back to an old-fashioned idea: that a book, printed in ink on durable paper, acid-free for longevity, is a thing of beauty. Make it as well as you can. People want to … Continue reading

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China: A new hope or a threat to the world?

NY Salon held China forum at Barnes and Noble the other night featuring five rather well-spoken Caucasians: a moderator and four panelists .. .. where’s Chinese? Brooke Gladstone said that China wants to clean up the corruption, as long as … Continue reading

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Woman skills

It’s a Friday night and I need excitement .. sooo .. I took this quiz: Average woman on dating. I only got 8 right out of 15. Not bad. But the site told me that my “Average Woman skills are … Continue reading

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China in pictures

  YunNan 雲南 東川紅土地.

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One party rules

Can cleantech China teach the West how to be green? There is an advantage of one party. China is for one. China has it nosense and so does USA. Look how quickly China came out with its bail-out package. US … Continue reading

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Beethoven Violin Concerto Mutter,Karajan Mov.1 Part.1

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Doo-wop .. Ben E King – Stand By Me

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Joshua Bell plays Rachmaninoff – Vocalise

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Joshua Bell plays Tchaikovsky’s

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Joshua Bell plays Beethoven

Not very long ago Golfer introduced me to Beethoven’s violin’s concerto. I instantly, I meant it .. pronto fall in love with it. Doesn’t it move you??? It has since become my most favored piece, up there with Tchaikovsky’s. I … Continue reading

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Stop it Denmark: what a shame !!

While it may seem incredible, even today this custom continues, in Dantesque, – in the Faroe Islands, ( Denmark ) . A country supposedly ‘civilized’ and an EU country at that. For many people this attack to life is unknown– … Continue reading

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Uniquely American

  Whom should you call when you need TLC or wanting to be entertained? Where to place the call when you need a ride? What to do when you need your little leg (or brain in that matter) to be … Continue reading

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