Monthly Archives: July 2012

Adieu, Chris Marker!

The director of The Jetty has died at age 91. Chris Marker obituary, from The Guardian

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Teya is delighted …

and looks with awe at the great chocolate bing sha I got at Choco Cafe, which was recently opened by the husband of one of Peggy’s friends. It’s near Zhongshan Park, on An Hua Lu.

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A photo of Nicholas Cage doesn’t make a good resume

But unfortunately, a girl in Canada sent one with a job application by mistake. Girl who sent photo of Nicolas Cage as her job application illustrates importance of not doing that (From The Onion A.V. Club)

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Literary Mao

I was going to show this picture of a co-worker who came over to my house but never got to see Mao, because, true to form, she was hiding. I put off doing it, and now I’ll never be able … Continue reading

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