Monthly Archives: August 2014

90+ @ 60 Minutes

One of the segments at tonight’s show is on elderly: 90+ years old. The common things to do is, not in this order.. Wine coffee: 3 cups a day socializing exercise: 15-45 minutes a day romance gain weight  

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Resale?

I bought an air conditioner from All Shore Appliances in Port Washington. The installers didn’t check the machine till they were ready to close the front. The noise is so loud that it startled us.  It sounded as if something … Continue reading

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HIV in China: Li Hu 李虎

This posting is about AIDs in China, and the front runner or organizer Li Hu 李虎, in trying to save one of HIV positive, who was refused by many hospitals, withheld the fact to gain admission to a hospital.The patient got the treatment. … Continue reading

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The billing of the medical Insurance

Recently I received a medical bill, with five items (charges). The ten columns are as follow: Date Post Date Code LOC Description Charge Payment Adjust Balance Pending I didn’t pay much attention to the headings but to the amounts. By just looking at them with my untrained … Continue reading

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Degas’ little ballerina

The “Little Dancer Aged Fourteen” is getting a makeover musical, premier at the Kennedy Center in DC 10/25-11/30 this autumn. I first saw the sculpture La Petite Danseuse de Quatorze Ans by Edgar Degas (1834-1917) at the Mets in 1986. I was captivated … Continue reading

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The moon cake

The Mid-Autumn Festival is on Monday, September 8. The selection at New York supermarkets are wide. The first pix is taken at JMart at Flushing’s New World Mall on Main Street. The 4th pix is a small independent bakery, Star Bakery … Continue reading

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My thread is being LOCKed!

A kind user K replied before the same replier from the previous thread locked my post/topic. I was able to private message K. The left picture is from K (right is mine). It seems we’ve identical left panel but the right, the main body differ … Continue reading

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Purple blue and white

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Learn from the best ..

I’ve been taking a deep breath for the past few days, and am totally calm and sane. I was told to stop [asking a specific question] on the forum at a photo site on my second try. It’s not polite, and down right wrong. What … Continue reading

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What I’m cooking now

 

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An union is at work

The inflatable rat is used against non union workers when a strike is going on. This was at lower east side of Manhattan. .

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Orchid 兰花

I love orchid. Tulips, and calla lily too. page 2017.05.02,  white orchid fm Home Depot 2017.04.08, Thai orchid show @ NYBG 2016.07.15, threesome @ Trader Joe’s; 2017 2015.06.24, see, debate and buy @ Costco; 2016.03.25 2014.08.07, orchid in burgundy pot 2013.11.29, Xmas cactus 2011.05.03, mini @ … Continue reading

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Orchid 2014

2017.04.30 orchid in the burgundy pot   2016.03.26 OMG … I can’t believe this: came home after four weeks, and I’m seeing this beautiful orchid flowering again! And the stem is sweating! In more in April 2016      Sad, sad story: I … Continue reading

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