Jimmy Lai’s Next Media is at it again, this time updating their American avatars to look more… ah, realistic? *Big thanks to James Fallows for bringing this to our attention.
Before I even start this review, I have to make one thing clear: I’m a big fan of both Julie Delpy and Chris Rock. Putting them together caught my interest right away. That, and the fact that the movie was written and directed by Delpy made me curious as to what she would create. There’s [...]
Bet this wasn’t your answer. Bonus scene on the left: How about that devil-may-care attitude of the father and son on the motorbike? As a former journalist for daily newspapers, I’ve learned that all you can hope for is that your story is an accurate reflection of what happens on a given day. It’s a [...]
… I’m guessing staying awake is the other 10 percent. I’m pretty sure his job is to get off the truck when they unload the early morning shipment, and keep an eye on the merchandise until the store staff arrive to properly receive it. As a former journalist for daily newspapers, I’ve learned that all [...]
Build a better mousetrap, right? This clever contraption protects from both rain and sun, and its shape — reaching long and low in the back — is particularly well designed for multiple riders. Please check out my blog: http://chinaenglish.wordpress.com/
Every once in a while, something comes along that just has a magical spark to it. This short film is in that category, an Irish production about a young guy in China who, bored with his life, decides to make a major change with unimagined consequences. Though a few years old, it’s worth seeing and [...]
… walk into a bar. Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Please check out my blog: http://chinaenglish.wordpress.com/