Monthly Archives: November 2005

Cooling down in the Wux. Xinjiang Restaurant. European Street.

It is definitley late fall or early winter now in Wuxi.  There have been a few nights in the past week, where I felt more of a chill than I could tolerate in the evening.  I have not yet put … Continue reading

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My days off. Shanghai. X-Pats smoked. Miscellaneous observations.

My days off are sunday and monday.  I shut myself in on saturday night and sunday, because I went to Shanghai yesterday.   I took a 940 am bus to Shanghai.  It arrived at 1200.  I sometimes like taking the bus … Continue reading

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Who is this m*****f**k*r?

It had been driving me crazy for months?  Who is this guy (picture below)?  I would see him  almost everytime I tuned to Chinese TV.  There he was with the hair that is a greater wonder than the Great Wall.  … Continue reading

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Look at the Laowei with a Plunger!

I could wax poetically about Chinese plumbing, but why bother….  (God!  I hope that expression "wax poetically" is correct.  Deep from the canverns of my memory, I have a recollection of someone saying that.)   Anyway, I had a clogged … Continue reading

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Guys in uniforms standing on street corners.

At almost every major intersection in Wuxi’s downtown you will see these men in uniform just standing around.  I had thought that they had something to do with traffic control.  I then thought they did’nt and that they had something … Continue reading

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Lunch just 8 rmb!

I am making this entry becase Helena was kind enough to mention my blog in her blog.  I spend only 8 rmb on lunch today at the nearby 7 plus 7 restaurant.  I could’nt be more ecstatic.  The food was … Continue reading

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Helena has a blog!

I have added a link for Helena’s blog.  Helena is a fellow teacher here at Canilx.  If you have prurient interests, I suggest you check out how she spends her spare time.

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