Daily Archives: February 26, 2009

Low

How low is low and refers to what? In Alaska, the locals call the continental US as the Low 48, I assumed that it refers to the longitude but don’t know the 48 excludes Hawaii or Porto Rico. In the … Continue reading

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

This 1994 best seller (for 216 weeks following its debut! John Berendt’s first) was soon made into movie by Clint Eastwood in 1997, staring John Cusack as the journalist John Kelso, and Kevin Spacey as the art dealer, Jim Williams … Continue reading

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Independent Women Enjoy Better Marriage

Beijing Review‘s interview of Guo Jianmei, a public interest lawyer for about 15 years who founded the Peking University’s Center for Women’s Law and Legal Services, China’s first NGO specializing in legal aid for women’s rights protection. I couldn’t think … Continue reading

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Beijing Review

Beijing Review is now China’s only English news weekly magazine published in China and distributed throughout the world. A reporter of it’s North America Bureau who’s stationed in New York sent out the following survey: … … 1. How long … Continue reading

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They’re horrible

The sculptures of a rat and a rabbit head are part of an art collection from the estate of French fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent that were being auciton off by Christie’s in Paris. … … China condemned Christie’s auction … Continue reading

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The Three Stages Of A Man’s Life

hmmm .. Any questions? Sorry I don’t have answers 🙂

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