Monthly Archives: April 2019

The lard

For a few decade, the lard were our cooking oil for dishes and butter for bread and rice. Today, during a discussion of food in a wechat group, a friend wrote: 我还记得猪油拌饭,浇点酱油,如果能加一个荷包蛋,上天堂也! I still remember mixing lard with rice (like … Continue reading

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Oh Google, lost in translation

I ate too muchy 吃饱了撑的 咱们的习大大就是英明 小谷歌连“整人”都翻译不出来 怎么好意思去中国? … meanwhile their stock googl is at all time high $1,277 (Apple aapl is only at $204 …) btw, 那个不确定奶茶妹是否漂亮的人 有没有抄习之嫌 [Shocked]

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The steps I took to get my mammo report

What happened to Jim Clark’s WebMD since 1995?! With or without Mr. Clark, the medical industry is evolving, duh I just went to take my annual exam of mammogram. The visible improvement came last year when my OBGY sent my … Continue reading

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An American Soldier

This opera is born out of tragic death of Private Danny Chen 陈宇晖 in 2011. It was composed Huang Ruo, libretto by playwright David Henry Hwang, premiered in 2018. Having been cancelled once before, tonight’s discussion is the second attempt, moderated by Agnes … Continue reading

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中国我心疼 …

The hour long documentary titled The Billionaire Immigrants (2016; 中文) was made by the British: A look at some of China’s wealthy elite, who are obsessed with all things British and have the money to pay for them. From Savile Row suits … Continue reading

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Fan Bingbing 范冰冰

The plastic doll – 范塑料. She didn’t make the cover of the Vanity Fair but the writeup on her is length. It starts with her taxation problem from 2018. It also dispels her ‘son’ is, in fact her brother, 19 … Continue reading

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