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The Wheels on the Bus Go ‘Round and ‘Round Nanjing


The mission was for me to simply ride a bus through Nanjing.  That’s all.  I’d get on at one end of the route and ride it until I felt like coming back, taking notes of what a person thinks of … Continue reading

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They need time in Hawaii to relax – Public spending on overseas travel


The “three public expenditures” refers to public spending on government vehicles, banquets, and overseas travel. This part of spending is the most hotly debated, and one that netizens have already won symbolic victories in (meaningful ones will come more slowly). … Continue reading

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Going to the hospital in China – A few tips for medical emergencies in the middle kingdom


As one of the very few expat bloggers working in a Chinese hospital I feel it is my responsibility to share some tips on going to the ER in China, as well as a bonus helping of awful hospital experiences. … Continue reading

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