Monthly Archives: May 2015

Maca

Some thing to eat: not very appetizing, not nicely displayed but they cost a lot @ Lake Pavilion. This is the first time I learnt about maca or Peruvian Ginseng or Lepidium meyenii – acquired taste: (Aphrodisiac claims)… In recent years, … Continue reading

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It’s better to ..

Just enjoy it: King cooked a delicious chicken the other day but I wasn’t home. So he cooked it again. What did a smart mom like Irene do? Of course telling him what to do … of course came out … Continue reading

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Collectors Club

China is the guest of honor this year at the Book Expo. The stamp exhibit uses special screw to secure the valuable scrappy papers. . The highlight, of course is a nice young man came up to me and said … Continue reading

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Asia Society: Xi and Mao, and visa

ChinaFile Presents: Does Xi Jinping Represent a Return to the Politics of the Mao Era? by Asia Society 21 May 2015, 6:30pm – 8:00pm (file 26977) 725 Park Avenue (at East 70th Street), New York, NY  Four accomplished academics, (at … Continue reading

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Chinese are coming

This two story building in upstate Buffalo (near UB) houses 8 unites. Names posted on the mail boxes are predominately Chinese. .    

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The bird watcher

t2i, efs 18-55mm over the window .

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Leaders become beggars

Not long ago, 1949, Chairman Mao proclaimed the independence and supported the soldiers, peasants and workers to lead the young nation. All our leaders before Xi Jinping, starting from Chairman Mao had accent some were so thick I had hard … Continue reading

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