Steven, Lost Laowai's newest writer, has some excellent tips on how to make sure this Chinese New Year is brought in with the appropriate usage of fireworks. A great read for us expats, and for the locals as well! more »
It seems that the Chinese Olympic football team has managed to disgrace itself in England. A friendly match between China and Queens Park Rangers was called off after a huge brawl erupted and a Chinese player was knocked out. more »
People come to China for different reasons. I came to China to escape my impoverished surroundings, so the little luxuries like bread and shoes which I can now enjoy make the difficulties of living in an alien land more bearable. Some come to China because back in their own countries... more »
An interesting post from Jeremiah at the Granite Studio. While out shopping with his fiancee and her mom, J. holds back and shams "ting bu dong". This assumption of no-understanding leads to a street debate about his ethnicity and then a bold statement that he's not a "real" American. more »
The Hao Hao Report has been added to the latest version of the excellent WordPress plugin - Sociable. The plugin allows blog owners to easily add a collection of icons to their posts making the addition of their articles to various social bookmarking sites (such as this) a breeze. To... more »
China, still working on its long-delayed homegrown third-generation wireless standard, has leapfrogged itself by launching the world's first fourth-generation standard, state media said on Monday. more »
Seems as though Chinabounder is back with "Sex and Shanghai" in what seems like a reply to his manhunt by the Chinese online mob. The story comes back to life. Unbelievable. http://www.filination.com/blog/2007/02/04/oh-my-is-chinabounders-sex-and... more »
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