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posted a Quick Tip about Empire of Silver. May 01, 2013
posted in ASIANatomy
Empire of Silver
The film chronicles the rise of the Shanxi merchants towards the end of the Qing dynasty in China. Called the "wallstreet of China" and based on the novel "The Silver Valley", director …
posted a Quick Tip about Pan Chenghao (潘成濠). July 07, 2011
posted in Go China
Pan Chenghao 潘成濠
A 7-year old kid who's from Yangshuo (Guangxi Province) which boasts the best scenery in China. He participated in the China's Got Talent 2011 show and was very entertaining with his dancing (MJ's …
reviewed China's Got Talent 2011. July 04, 2011
posted in Inspirations
China's Got Talent 2011
When I left China for good last month, I hadn't realised how much of it I took with me. Being a foreigner but a Chinese descendent nonetheless, we overseas Chinese often feel at odd with the …
posted a Quick Tip about Liu Wei. June 05, 2011
posted in Inspirations
Liu Wei
A young chap, a pianist & the winner of the 2010 China's Got Talent Show. As I mentioned earlier, I didn't chance upon the show until right about the night I was to leave China. Currently, …
posted a Quick Tip about China's Got Talent. May 30, 2011
posted in Inspirations
China's Got Talent
Just as I was about to leave China for good, I chanced upon this Chinese version of the Got Talent series. The talent show (达人秀) is not only entertaining, humorous but also highly inspiring. The first …
posted a Quick Tip about Robin Li. May 01, 2011
Robin Li
He could have stayed in the U.S. Instead, unlike many of his predecessors, he flew home to China and began his influences in the world-wide-web. We are referring to his search engine and company, Baidu. …
posted a Quick Tip about Spring Cleaning. January 22, 2011
Spring Cleaning
It is that time of the year for spring cleaning! The Chinese celebrates the Chinese New Year by spring cleaning their homes a week or two before the CNY in order to welcome family and friends during the …
reviewed Red Packet (Hong Bao). January 22, 2011
posted in Go Hong Kong
Red Packet (Hong Bao)
It's that time of the year again! Time for RED PACKETS!!!   These are given out to children and adults alike during the 15 days of the Chinese New Year Festivities. For the year 2011, it …
posted a Quick Tip about Jet Li. October 12, 2010
posted in ASIANatomy
Jet Li
I don't dislike Jet Li but I never saw what made him so great. When I do see him in movies, he isn't too bad.
posted a Quick Tip about Chinese Language. September 13, 2010
posted in Go China
Chinese Language
Learn it young if you intend to, or else it'll turn into a pain in the xxxx ! Once you learn to enjoy it, it's full of poetry and mystery. A language befitting of a great civilization. Something ancient …
reviewed Peony in Love: A Novel. August 21, 2010
Peony in Love: A Novel
            Click here to read the book quotes.      To be honest, my first inclination was to rate Peony in Love as an "average" …
posted a Quick Tip about Kung Fu Hustle. July 06, 2010
posted in ASIANatomy
Kung Fu Hustle
A good movie, with some great fight scenes (however it may seem like it's funny, yet most of the time it's very serious, with people dieing ect.)
reviewed The Poker Bride: The First Chinese In.... June 21, 2010
The Poker Bride: The First Chinese In The West
   History is vivified when seen through the eyes of an individual, thus it is with Christopher Corbett's story of Polly Bemis, a Chinese concubine sold by her starving parents IN 1872 then …
posted a Quick Tip about Jet Li. June 11, 2010
Jet Li
Awesome book and history, Good read.
posted a Quick Tip about Jet Li. June 08, 2010
posted in ASIANatomy
Jet Li
Love his movies+ a fellow wushu practicioner :-)
reviewed Feng Shui. May 06, 2010
posted in Go Hong Kong
Geomancy (or Fengshui)
Fengshui, imho, is at best an art. For believers, it's a science. Although who truly knows what it is? Fact is people believe it and in Hong Kong, enough to pay large sums of money for a good consultation …
posted a Quick Tip about Feng Shui. May 06, 2010
posted in Go Hong Kong
Geomancy (or Fengshui)
Hongkongers are ardent believers of Fengshui. If you practise the art here, your probability of earning income in the top percentile is high
posted a Quick Tip about Feng Shui. May 06, 2010
Geomancy (or Fengshui)
If you've a PhD and believes in Fengshui, chances are you're either from Hong Kong or Taiwan!
reviewed The Poker Bride: The First Chinese In.... May 02, 2010
The Poker Bride: The First Chinese In The West
One of the things I'm learning during my reading of historical titles is that we tend to forget much of our past. And actually, we *do* end up repeating many of our mistakes and ugly periods. I found …
The Poker Bride: The First Chinese In The West
It's the stuff that legends are made of.  The year was 1872.  A young Chinese girl arrives in San Francisco which at the time was the chief port of entry for those emigrating to this …
reviewed The Poker Bride: The First Chinese In.... April 19, 2010
The Poker Bride: The First Chinese In The West
When you study about the Chinese coming to America in the 19th century, the emphasis has always been on those who helped to build the western portion of the transcontinental railroad. As we learn from …
The Poker Bride: The First Chinese In The West
Corbett, Christopher. "The Poker Bride: The First Chinese in the West", Atlantic Monthly Press, 2010.    A Saga of America    Amos Lassen    Here …
posted a Quick Tip about Jacky Cheung. March 31, 2010
posted in Music : World
Jacky Cheung
One of the 4 'Heavenly Kings' in the Cantopop scene. I love his voice & most of his songs from the 80s and 90s.
posted a Quick Tip about Yank Sing. March 05, 2010
Restaurant Interior
Best dim sum I've ever eaten. I crave this place all the time; in fact, I want Yank Sing right now!!!
posted a Quick Tip about Yank Sing. February 18, 2010
Restaurant Interior
i love this place. it's kind of ruined every other dim sum place i have tried because they just don't compete so far, but i'm still trying
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