Monthly Archives: June 2009

Big babe tennis

It’s so cute and cool. Did any one see it on ESPN2? Pam Shriver, Mary Carillo and Mary Joe Fernandez covering Wimbledon, did this little sketch. Hope no one is going to rise a hell, citing political incorrectness. American Mardy Fish, … Continue reading

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Flowers in June

Lovely, isn’t it? Taken on June 14 at GN Synagogue

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The golfers

Tiger, Vijay, Phil, .. at Bethpage 2009 US Open  

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Public Schools Profile: Class of 2009

Great Neck Public Schools Profile: Class of 2009 GN Public Schools Profile: Class of 2009

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A letter from Miss Hong Kong

看罷信件,完全明白出局原因,此參賽港女正宗白痴,前半生思想貪慕虛名,、只望一步登天,訓低有錢,後半生料轉變不大。一切自以為是,半唐半番,港式網上英文,辭不達意。話佢真夠自信、又話可惜未能見到真人者,相信一定係佢位長期領取綜援之老豆老母或嫖客! 沒內涵但仍然對聲聲話自己很有信心者,幾百年來我們叫做 “唔知衰”,值一讚是重未知醜,仍有上升空間! 夠胆寫封咁嘅信去投訴,綜合形容詞係 “賤”! 港姐投訴信,勁考你中英文能力呀! 今屆參選港姐有人投訴被無線評判不禮貌對待,寫信去傳媒投訴不公平,如果你英文及廣東話都掂,請翻譯,投訴信原文如下: 我是 Lucy, I went to Miss Hong Kong first interview. Wah d judges very not polite and not nice law. Today I see a megazine saying this year’s Girls so ugly. I saw … Continue reading

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DWF Taxi & Limo

Golfer did Dallas last November 2008 and used DWF Taxi & Limo for getting around. Few months later, the same credit card got charged again (Feb 09), with the identical amount. Not that mattered but the fact’s he didn’t visit … Continue reading

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Those Big Bright Eyes May Soon Be Brighter

My next toy: PC owners can use vReveal, a $50 version of a $7,700 program, to sharpen images marred by camera shake, low light and other problems.

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Obama administration’s commitment to justice for American Indians

Utah Town Unsettled by Doctor Redd’s Suicide and an Inquiry on Indian Artifact Looting. BLANDING, Utah — For 30 years Dr. James Redd was always on call to care for the Mormon and American Indian families who share the remote … Continue reading

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June flowers

Golfer’s flowers, taken on June 13

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A crowds pleasing dessert

Simple to make. I don’t like sweet too much. So if I make a dessert, it has to be good 🙂 At last girls’ lunch, I asked the ladies to show something special, like an award winning recipe:) yet simple … Continue reading

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A few good uses of vinegar

Vinegar in colloquial Chinese means jealous. Not sure what kind of vinegar this list referring to: white, red, black, balsamic, cider … well, balsamic is black 🙂 silly. I enjoy vinegar of all kind. Really. 醋的多种保健 不看不知道 1、睡前一杯冷开水,加一汤匙醋,喝后可助眠。 2、打嗝时饮醋一小杯,一口气喝下去即可消除。 3、便秘者每日酌量喝白水加醋,可润肠通便。 … Continue reading

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The Way The News Is Written

  A Harley rider is passing the zoo, when he sees a little girl leaning into the lion’s cage. Suddenly, the lion grabs her by the cuff of her jacket and tries to pull her inside to slaughter her, under … Continue reading

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New York Asian Film Festival

“Blissfully free from the constraints of good taste” is how Dave Kehr describes the New York Asian Film Festival, which returns Friday for its seventh annual edition at the IFC Center and Japan Society. “A true enthusiast’s event,” Mr. Kehr … Continue reading

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Why we fight

World War II Films about China – Produced by US Government 《二次大戰真實紀錄片 – 中國戰場篇》WW-II(1) 《二次大戰真實紀錄片 – 中國戰場篇》WW-II(2) 《二次大戰真實紀錄片 – 中國戰場篇》WW-II(3) 《二次大戰真實紀錄片 – 中國戰場篇》WW-II(4) 《二次大戰真實紀錄片 – 中國戰場篇》WW-II(5) 《二次大戰真實紀錄片 – 中國戰場篇》WW-II(6) 《二次大戰真實紀錄片 – 中國戰場篇》WW-II(7) Vice president Wallace visiting Jiang Jieshi in Chongqing … Continue reading

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Chinese Storyteller Eric Shepherd

Eric Shepherd is assistant professor at the University of South Florida, where he teaches Chinese languages, traditions, and culture. Here he performs Shandong kuaishu, a fast tale complete with accent.

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US Open 2009 @ Bethpage

We were lucky to have gone yesterday: on a perfect 10 out of 10 day for golf. I went to food shopping after dropping off the kids few hours ago, and stepped in a poddle of water that was to … Continue reading

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A tiger in the woods

We stopped at the driving range first. It’s somewhat empty. After lingering for a few minutes, as we were about to leave, we heard some shifting and here came the Tiger. His coach in the dark blue sweater and caddy … Continue reading

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Phil Mickelson

Phil’s a nickname, brain because he wins a lot of money from gambling. He always looks ill dressed. But he’s popular because he smiles a lot, all the time and likes to chat with fans. Oh .. few have been … Continue reading

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