Monthly Archives: September 2010

A Korean man-eating pig movie!

Just what the world needs right now! Plus, it’ll be shown in the US!

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Found my new apartment

Yesterday I went back to the rental agency that had found me my first apartment in Shanghai. I had tried somewhere else before, but the agent was really unfriendly and didn’t speak decent Putonghua. Even worse, the places he showed … Continue reading

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Dog Man problem

In the words of Gob Bluth, “I think I’ve made a big mistake.” Really, I shouldn’t joke about it. It’s serious and I’m pretty upset about it. I’m afraid this whole thing was a big mistake, and that I was … Continue reading

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Congratulations, poverty!

I don’t think this headline is worded appropriately. In my experience, “gain” is usually used when discussing something positive. “Increase” is more neutral, and would be more fitting. Record gains for US poverty

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I KNEW it was the shut up guy!

Worst ever diplomat gets drunk, tells American ‘I don’t like Americans.’ This guy is actually two years over the Chinese retirement age, which should provide a graceful way to get rid of him.

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Whoa!

I just got an e-mail from somebody saying he was fired so I could get my job back! I’m really astonished and don’t know what to think! It’s embarrassing!

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Those crazy commies!

German party mistakenly hands out porn pens to kids

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Oh yeah –

In case Curtis reads this: Did you change your phone number? Just wondering. I have one from last year.

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I’m in China

After all the work permit drama let me just say that I am in China! I’m writing from a boiling hot net bar, so this is all I will say now, except that I ended up shelling out a lot … Continue reading

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