Monthly Archives: December 2012

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The eggplant parmesan

There are so many recipes out there to make an eggplant parmesan, but this has to be the most delicious of them ALL ..

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DaZhao Electric Light Company 大照电灯公司

Da Zhao electric lightingp41 company was located in Zhenjiang 镇江 in Jiangsu province. 大照电灯公司,为清朝末期实业家郭礼征在江苏省镇江市兴办,为江苏省第一家公用电厂,也是全国民营电业的先驱。 清光绪三十一年(1905年),郭礼征兴办的镇江大照电灯公司(以下简称大照)开始发电,装机容量仅150千瓦。这是江苏省第一家公用电厂,也是全国民营电业的先驱。到民国25年(1936年),装机容量增至5950千瓦,年发电量870万千瓦时,创历史最高水平。 沦陷期间,大照电灯公司为日伪华中水电公司吞并。

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Biang!

Biang! 41-10 Main St Flushing, NY 11355 The first time I saw it’s Chinese name, I had no idea what it’s – don’t think it’s a valid character. A friend then told me: her teenage daughter said it’s 招财进宝, learned … Continue reading

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Percent fat estimate for women and men

The chart that measures your body fat – abdomen, suprailium, triceps and thigh – at the gym; the second assessment      

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back story

I didn’t get electrocuted this time. All the needles are on the other side of my spin for a change. 12/22: does pain migrant? My right side seems ok now but there is tender spot on the left now. Can’t … Continue reading

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What’s it about the Chinese

We hear/read/see the mega billionaires from China buying up everything, everywhere. But maybe that’s just headline, the many that live in New York, seem, still live on the fringe or on others generality. The Xmas party for this 20 years … Continue reading

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Heng Nikita Guo

It came as a shock – suicide never is easy but when it happened on a girl who always had a sweet smile, it just that so much harder to handle, to process, to believe. Heng “Nikita” Guo, an MBA … Continue reading

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Trying to take back my back

More pix in the gallery.

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Fred Perry’s bills

According to Fred Perry, 07/08 Property Tax Grievance – Appeal Final assessment roll: $2,162 Decision by hearing officer: $2,019 Assessment reduction: $144 School tax rate (per $100) 316.449  – three digits of decimal, are they kidding? General levy rate (per … Continue reading

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Chinese with fat wallets

My cousin in LA just bought a condo: 4 bed 2 bath. The 4th bedroom is in the basement and she’s going to add third bath there too. It cost US$350,000. She said the housing price has began to climb. … Continue reading

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Back again

Back to the slaughter’s table again. My back wasn’t in pain after the acupuncture and fire cupping last week; felt tender. This time on the table, when Dr. Shi touched my back, there were two painful spots: 腰二 and 腰三 … Continue reading

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澹园琐录 Danyuan suolu

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