Monthly Archives: March 2009

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I went to play badminton tonight after three long months of hiatus, due to the right ankle. It’s so good to see everyone !! There are few new players. I only got to play 3 sets. A very good 3 … Continue reading

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The making of a biographic book

The Vanity Fair columnist Michael Wolff had met his subject, Rupert Murdoch in a technology conference in CA in 2002. He and a few attendees asked Murdoch if he’d join them for a drink, which led to a dinner and … Continue reading

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Dalai Lama thanks India for 50 years in exile

NEW DELHI, India (CNN) — Cloaked in a traditional flowing red and saffron Tibetan robe the Dalai Lama took a deep breath as he began to express his gratitude to the country that took him in as a refugee 50 … Continue reading

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National Penis Day in Japan

Beijing has Penis Restaurant .. and who said Asians are conservative? Top 10: Horniest Countries: 10. Mexico 9. Switzerland 8. Spain 7. Malaysia 6. Italy 5. Poland 4. China* 3. Russia 2. Brazil 1. Greece The big USA didn’t make … Continue reading

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Chinglish

Now you understand why my Chinglish is so bad good .. 才氣縱橫的內地翻譯,中國人太有文采了, 寫的英文老外也看不懂,因為他們的中文程度太差了 🙂 ! Exactly, IF their Chinese is any better, did I have to learn English? A nation full of shoddy workers. Reminding riders to queue inline just … Continue reading

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Murdoch on the New York Times

Michael Wolff wrote in The Man Who Owns The News [page 400] .. that .. He [Rupert Murdoch, after he acquired the WSJ ] thinks the Times, with its soft stories and newsless front page and all its talk of … Continue reading

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Rollerman races motorcycle in Japan

The Japs are crazy lot .. good to know we human’s no limits 🙂

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Charles Wang’s Nassau Coliseum

While at the Citi Field, I wondered what’s happened to Mr. Charles Wang’s coliseum plan? The Nassau Coliseum, the home of Islanders is the most unpleasant sport arena to go to, very very depressing. The owner of the team wants … Continue reading

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Vast Spy System Loots Computers in 103 Countries

TORONTO — A vast electronic spying operation has infiltrated computers and has stolen documents from hundreds of government and private offices around the world, including those of the Dalai Lama, Canadian researchers have concluded. In a report to be issued … Continue reading

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My dream house

Some world’s weirdest fun/fine architectural structures/houses Out of the 50 buildings pictured here .. 3 libraries – The National Library (Minsk, Belarus), – Kansas City Public Library (Missouri, USA), and – UCSD Geisel Library (San Diego, California, USA) 1 fm … Continue reading

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The Avery rule

Sean Avery is New York Rangers’ left wing who really into fashion beside being brutal on the ice. He twice led the National Hockey League in penalty minutes, perhaps is better known for the Avery Rule. “I [Avery] admire well-dressed … Continue reading

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Citi Field .. scalping

The ticket to today’s game was $5 since it’s only college .. but someone’s already scalping it on craigslist for $12.50 each yesterday. Reply to: [email protected] [Errors when replying to ads?] Date: 2009-03-28, 3:15PM EDT i have 4 pairs of … Continue reading

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Citi Field .. food court

  the PA announced that all the tickets were sold out.. the limited number of tickets were sold out on the first day at the brand new stadium. The greasy fried perfume was thick in the air. It was dampy … Continue reading

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Citi Field .. alcohol compliance officers

  After 9/11, the word compliance is hot. .. Just as corporate raiders represented the Wall Street of the 1980’s (think of Gordon Gekko) and mutual fund managers were the icons of the 90’s (Jeffrey N. Vinik, who ran the … Continue reading

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Finally, the new Citi Field

  The new Citi Field had opened today, hosted St. Johns vs Georgetown. The season opening is slated on 4/13. The new stadium is classy, cozy, wide open, less seats (they couldn’t sell out anyway, might as well make them … Continue reading

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Classic Bobby Valentine: Waiting for a Call

I miss Bobby Valentine. The game was more exciting when he was around. Anyone still remembers once he was being thrown out of the game, but came back with disgust, a fake mustache and all that. It was for a … Continue reading

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Stadium Is Citi Field, but the Subway Stop Has Other Ideas

  Does this look like a $18m make over? I wonder where that $18 million had gone. The Citi Field is grand and great, but the subway is still a dump .. .. who pocketed the $18m?

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China Institute

China Institute in America 125 East 65th Street New York, NY 10065 212.744.8181 Few decades ago, the Institute used to organize retreat on Labor Day (2 night/3 day) to Lake George/Adirondacks. The resort Silver Bay YMCA on the lake offers cottage and … Continue reading

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