Monthly Archives: February 2008

Would this ever be a good tattoo?

I was looking on a friend of mine’s Livejournal, and on her friends page there was someone asking for a recommendation for a “reliable” tattoo artist, whatever that might be.  Anyway, accompanying the request was what, unfortunately, I think was … Continue reading

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Over 54,000!

I always get excited when the views on my Flickr photostream go up by another thousand. MFinChina’s photostream 

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My Edison Chen-related story Shangzilla’s top read for February.

My article, originally titled “Naked pictures of you with Edison Chen released to the media Saturday,” was Shangzilla’s most popular article for February. If you’re not familiar with this scandal,  a not-so-bright Hong Kong star took over 1,000 dirty pictures … Continue reading

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“A guy with no expression keeps blowing up everything.”

Summary of NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN which, along with a desrciption of the Oscars as “bullshit,” accidentally went over the air during the Oscar broadcast on WKBW, one of the major stations in Buffalo, my hometown. Found through The … Continue reading

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Hmmm …

Man: Everything you see belongs to the Lord. He is willing to save your soul. [Cell phone rings, and he answers] Hi, honey… I’m in the Bronx, preaching… I told you last night, remember? I said, ‘God is telling me … Continue reading

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Sweating it.

It’s always stressful for me to finalize the viewing schedule for my film class. I’m always worried about the length of the semester, what students will accept, whether I’m showing too many depressing films, whether I’m leaving out too much … Continue reading

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How “Hatology” came into being …

Chick: I’d worship Jesus if he had a rakish and amusing hat. High school classroom Englewood, Colorado (From www.overheardeverywhere.com)

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你好宝宝!

Congrats to Editor B and XY, who just brought their first child into the world! Baby Everpax.

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How should my fake husband have died?

My university has an exchange program with a small American college.  Every year they send some people there, I guess, and every year they send some people here to teach.  For whatever reason, my marital status seems to be of … Continue reading

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BTOPNIK

BTOPNIK Originally uploaded by MFinChina Don’t quite have the necessary characters to write it properly, but I think it’d be pronounced “v’tornik.” I picked this up today for a measley three kuai. That’s the American Splendor anthology in the background. … Continue reading

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Hooray for boobies!

Hooray for boobies! Originally uploaded by MFinChina Yoko, fascinated with the description of Hooters, suggested we go there for brunch. She was a little disappointed, saying she thought it would be “more spectacular.” At the end of the meal, we … Continue reading

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Book haul.

I usually ask for a lot of books for my birthday.  This year, my mom suggested that since shipping is so expensive, I just buy the ones I want here, up to $100 US, pay with a credit card, and … Continue reading

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Here’s something I could be good at!

To toot my own horn, I have to say when I was younger I was a pretty great floor/street hockey player, and wish I could have done more with the sport.  I couldn’t skate, though, which prevented me from playing … Continue reading

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Diaper gangster bib.

Diaper gangster bib. Originally uploaded by MFinChina Off in the mail soon.

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Might cancel my trip.

I might cancel my trip to Changsha.  I just don’t feel up to going.  Everything seems overwhelming to me.  I know that sometimes a trip is just the thing to bring someone out of a funk, but I don’t know … Continue reading

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Tasteless, but probably tasty.

Vagina dentata cookies. Don’t forget to buy plenty of candy corn!

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Crap!

The neighbors are fighting again!  I don’t know if it’s the upstairs ones or the ones to the side. It’s Chinese New Year.  Wouldn’t fighting be bad luck?

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Interesting article.

Terrorism’s Christian Godfather

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Hey!

I just opened my bedroom window for like one minute to look at the fireworks, and when I closed my window, I found this weird little red tube on my bed.  It was a firecracker casing! Kitty Maomao is in … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year night.

I’m sitting here watching the CCTV New Year Gala.  I’m still not feeling good.  I ended up getting up at 6:30 this evening.  I’d set my alarm for 11:00 a.m., but I just felt exhausted and didn’t get up. I … Continue reading

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