Monthly Archives: July 2019

The presidential scholars

Since 1964 (ed.gov), each year the brightest high schoolers in the nation get to visit White House and the president, to honor their achievements. Among 161 kids in 2019, I counted 50 Asian-ish last names (36 Chinese). I think it’s … Continue reading

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Misfits Market

This is my first order – small ($19.99 + $4.50 shipping), and find their quality is so so.   They voluntarily sent a replacement yesterday (Aug 6 – left ): when I canceled my subscription, they asked why … I’ll … Continue reading

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DR orchid, II

My second orchid from Duran Reade @ Penn Station. Here is my first, the lime green.

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The size of Timberland boots

  The sizes … why is the 6.5 smaller than 6.0 – the bottom one is 6.0. I uploaded the photos for them to view – they CAN’t. I posted these photos on my blog and give them url – … Continue reading

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Timberland or Wolverine?

I’ve been a happy Timberland camper but this last order made me bewildered. First, are the insoles: are they being chopped off? Upon checking with them, I’m told it’s the design. Hmmmm… I think I much prefer the full length … Continue reading

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The 2020 census

Don’t know what the fuss is all about: I’ve received my questionair a long time ago. Then began to hear in the news that the government is fighting if to add certain questions into the census.

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