focustaiwan - The new policy dictates that married couples can have two children if one of them is an only child. The question is, if the Chinese spouse of a foreign national is not an only child and retained their Chinese citizenship, can they have more than one child? - Read »
terroir - As something I've been personally guilty of doing, I'd like to humbly suggest giving the user the ability to delete their own posts so that we can rid of those embarrassing double posts. Those embarrassing double posts. - Read »
Isidor's Fugue - I'd go for Popeyes over Chick-fil-A. Yeah, I know they're already at the Hong Kong airport, but I'd be curious to see how they could do in mainland China, especially given their spicier options. - Read »
Christina - The most complex character, biáng (above), is made up of 57 strokes. This character occurs in the written form of biángbiáng miàn, or biangbiang noodles, a dish of wide, flat noodles popular in the Chinese province of Shaanxi. - Read »
tomcarter - These are the two 傻屄 who were throwing the money: http://ww3.sinaimg.cn/bmiddle/69020f5bjw1entpt3owivj20k00zldi6.jpg I'm stunned and physically ill by this news. Last night I suggested to my wife that we take our toddler down to the Bund, which is just a 30-minute stroll along Suzhou Creek from our... - Read »
tomcarter - Eyewitness account (from Shanghaiist):"Was there.. terrible terrible situation. The violence quickly escalated almost as soon as the fake money started falling, the crowds began hair pulling, punching, pushing, kicking, stomping and gouging other peoples eyes to get closer. Eventually we seen a... - Read »
Ejour - We live in a world without FB, Twitter or other websites which government assumes dangerous. Recently they took away Instagram and Gmail due to HongKong "Occupy Central" protest to some degree. But some people buy VPN which let our phone or PC use an non-Mainland IP to surf the internet so that we... - Read »
Nicki - Despite the photo, I'm rather annoyed that the assumption seems to be that all expats are male.
"Though I think that female friendships between foreigners and Chinese are less likely to happen in some cases, because female friendships are often dominated by psychology and traditions. Many Chinese... - Read »
tomcarter - Thanks for this post. I remember seeing the lit-up sign of this very branch and literally running up to the doors - excited because I was in the market for a new laptop and, after browsing all the labyrinthine stalls at the filthy, toilet-smelling, multilevel Chinese computer markets next door,... - Read »
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