Monthly Archives: January 2010

Soul man

Long long time ago when I first heard about affirmative action, I joked to Golfer that should we had kid, I would name him/her (Washington, Williams, etc. don’t exactly telling you anything ..) Gonzalez, Lopez, etc. Next day he came … Continue reading

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Recharging the cellphone

The Mother Nature’s Way 🙂 It looks pretty cool. I’m just wondering if they sell the pad alone: can we just buy the pad and stick it to the tennis bag? That would be super duper cool. Wait, what about … Continue reading

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Snow ..

I was going to cheer the first snow of the year, and decade. Then wondered if I am having the senior moment since I couldn’t remember for sure. Only 28 days. Ok .. but I remembered that when I went … Continue reading

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Fleece 敲竹杠

~ Can you keep a secret? My only reason to becoming the a captain is: to Qiao zhugang 敲竹杠 my charges. Wait, not blackmail? What’s the difference? Look what my constituents have 进贡 jingong .. paid tribute (to a suzerain … Continue reading

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Beijing Consensus replacing Washington Consensus?

That’s rather grand and rapid. Thomas Friedman reports from Davos, Switzerland that As a political barometer, the Davos World Economic Forum usually offers up some revealing indicators of the global mood, and this year is no exception. I heard of … Continue reading

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Diane Sawyer’s Ratings Success at ABC

Didn’t I tell you so -:) .. Girl on girl .. Ms. Sawyer is just better than Katie Couric.

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A daily practice

Jan 28, 2010 .

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Color of money

I pass by Sanford Avenue in Flushing often, took this picture the other day. I used to share a small apartment on the ground floor (on the right hand side) of this two family house with my roommate. Actually when … Continue reading

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Roger Federer cheats?

MELBOURNE, Australia — Roger Federer. Greatest tennis player of all time. General nice guy. Cheater? Blasphemy, I know. But he did break rules Wednesday in his quarterfinal victory over Nikolay Davydenko at the Australian Open, and the move seemed to … Continue reading

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A transient

I rather enjoy being a 过客 guoke: passing traveler, a transient guest. Perhaps its due to my nomadic youth, being herd from one city to another, back and forth. Being a 地头蛇 ditoushe, a snake in its old haunts or … Continue reading

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Bukkake

I was searching for an Indian restaurant on 48th by Lex, Bukkara or something and unexpected saw this entry on Wiki. I absolutely had no idea it’s a form of sexual practice. Unsurprisingly was invented by the Japs. No one … Continue reading

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Some doctor ..

Q: Doctor,  I’ve heard that  cardiovascular exercise can prolong life.  Is this true? A: Your heart only good for so many beats, and that it…don’t waste on exercise.  Everything wear out eventually.  Speeding up heart not make you live longer; … Continue reading

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The Jihadist Next Door

Not long ago, the threat of American-bred terrorists seemed a distant one. Law-enforcement officials theorized that Muslims in the United States — by comparison with many of their European counterparts — were upwardly mobile, socially integrated and therefore less susceptible … Continue reading

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A good bag day

The Americans like to say having a good hair day when things are all aligned. Well, I just had a good bag day last night: another teamy sweeping victory, third in a row – #1 doubles: 6-3, 6-3 #2 Doubles: … Continue reading

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Coral Reef

I just received this in the mail .. that I have a maintenance fee past due of $2,662.30, with a timeshare resort that I sold nearly a year ago. What’s the matter with this Reba management? Haven’t we settled this … Continue reading

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Team pictures

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A small world

I didn’t get to attend the second match played in Bronx near the Throng Neck bridge because of a dinner in the city. It went well. I got one of Golfer’s foursomes to play and he’s really into it. The … Continue reading

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Victor Hanescu

Wow .. I like his style .. single hand back hand is among his tools. It’s first time I saw him playing, at Australian Open at the moment, against Roger Federer.  I thought he’d give FedEx a run of money … Continue reading

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