Monthly Archives: May 2010

Children’s Day

Everyday is Children’s Day, I was cynically told twice yesterday.   Be that as it may, June 1 is a special day for children in China, and so special things will be done for them.   Jenny, for instance, has bought … Continue reading

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Latest Possible May Entry

And the oldest profession is…. Thursday, I asked this question and the students guessed… Teacher, Priest, Hunter, Farmer, and Butcher!  among other things.  But none of them said prostitute.  Maybe it never dawned on them, or the topic was taboo. … Continue reading

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Does Andis catch Tony?

Watch the video below to find out. http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XMTc3MDU4ODQ0/v.swf Video taken at the food court of the Tesco Supermarket in the New Hui Shan City.

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Another exciting trilogy of video taken in Wuxi, China

Taken on Friday, May 29, 2010, these videos capture, in a way, the essence of the Wuxi experience.  Furthermore, they gave the viewer a rare glimpse into the aspirations of the city’s inhabitants. http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XMTc2ODEyMzk2/v.swf http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XMTc2ODEwMzI0/v.swf http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XMTc2ODA4NTMy/v.swf

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Can you spot me?

This photo was taken in the eighties.  Can you spot me in it?

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Three more videos taken in Wuxi, China

http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XMTc2MDIxMjg4/v.swf   http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XMTc2MDIwODky/v.swf   http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XMTc2MDIwMDgw/v.swf

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Late May Bloggings

Interesting Choice I almost wish I had this student’s choice.  His company wants him to spend two years in Cambodia.  They will give him double pay, and four trips home per year.  The only hitch is that his girlfriend doesn’t … Continue reading

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