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Archive for November, 2012

Posted by sprague on November 19, 2012

Chinese are rude to people they don’t know. Unfortunately, when it comes to tourism, you don’t know most of the people you meet.

Georg Arit, a German sociologist who has studied Chinese tourists, told the Los Angeles Times: http://factsanddetails.com/china.php?itemid=113 

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Posted by sprague on November 18, 2012

Better hurry to see this movie.

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Posted by sprague on November 17, 2012

Today’s lunch is a step up on the food safety scale. If they can’t be the best, at least they try. (at 悠唐广场 U-Town)

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Posted by sprague on November 16, 2012

It’s true: you can’t roll down taxi windows in Beijing while the Party Congress is in session (at BEIJING)

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Posted by sprague on November 15, 2012

Eating lunch at a restaurant with high standards.

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Posted by sprague on November 6, 2012

I downloaded WhatsApp out of curiosity, but it’s not nearly as convenient as WeChat.

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/05/technology/chinese-messaging-app-gains-ground-elsewhere.html  | It’s true, WeChat is way better than any messaging app from the US.

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Posted by sprague on November 5, 2012

I voted for the government I deserve. (at Crossroads)

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