Category Archives: Culture

Lei Feng Day, Phase I

To make a long story short, Lei Feng was a good-Samaritan back in the early 1960’s whom Chairman Mao and the Communist Party promoted as a model of the perfect young worker, going so far as to declare March 5,

Lei Feng Day, Phase I

To make a long story short, Lei Feng was a good-Samaritan back in the early 1960’s whom Chairman Mao and the Communist Party promoted as a model of the perfect young worker, going so far as to declare March 5,

Ancient History – Mao’s Memory Hall and the National History Museum

I met Tsuen at the metro exit of Tiananmen West and we proceeded to the entrance of the National History Museum to the east of the Square. But before learning about ancient history, he asked if I’d like to see

Ancient History – Mao’s Memory Hall and the National History Museum

I met Tsuen at the metro exit of Tiananmen West and we proceeded to the entrance of the National History Museum to the east of the Square. But before learning about ancient history, he asked if I’d like to see

Frodo, you’re not in Kansas anymore: Music abroad

One of the scariest things about living abroad is hearing the frightening English-language songs in bars and coffee houses that pass as music overseas. That’s not the scary part. No, scary part’s having to wonder if they’re playing these songs

Frodo, you’re not in Kansas anymore: Music abroad

One of the scariest things about living abroad is hearing the frightening English-language songs in bars and coffee houses that pass as music overseas. That’s not the scary part. No, scary part’s having to wonder if they’re playing these songs