Monthly Archives: March 2020

“I wouldn’t mind running against Andrew”

I’m  mom’s favorite and you’re her second favorite … dad and basketball … Recently, the Cuomo brothers, Chris, the anchor and Andrew the governor, their good natured quibbles are catching some attentions. I joked last Friday, that perhaps,  Andrew will … Continue reading

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Smart marketing, and US journalists expelled ….

A friend shared this Corona Virus photo the other day. I collaged it with my grocery shopping and posted in my WeChat. A few friends asked, “Are you serious? … someone actually call their product virus?” Yes dear, indeed. It’s … Continue reading

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武汉军运会前, 美国发生了啥?

When I was in Wuhan last October, the 7th CISM Military World Games, which was held from 18-27, was still going on. There were plenty banners promoting it. As the corona virus situation lessens or deepens, depending on the geography locations, the … Continue reading

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發哨孓啲亾

Oh … the person who created this post is remarkable because it reminds me of artist Xu Bing whose works were at the Met (?). I think he created 4,000 unique Chinese character-look-alike. 4,000! It take some effort to read … … Continue reading

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To renew a passport

It’s an ordeal, when online is NOT an option but phone line is effective. First, you’ve to mail it Priority Mail which costs $7.50, as per my post office. Second, you need to pay with a check. Or money order, … Continue reading

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A stark difference

Same day, an ocean apart. Two photos from two friends: one just landed in Shanghai (Left) where everyone dresses like astronauts, and one is at PDAC mining convention in Toronto where participants are in tens thousands (几万人), yet not a … Continue reading

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The Missing Queen

This past Valentine’s Day, I stumbled to a NPR podcast #972 of her. I grew curious and googled her. Do you think she and the other Queen, Leona Helmsley (Left; 1920-2007) have much in common, starting from the look … There … Continue reading

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