Music and the Move

So, the move to Taiwan did not turn out to be all Guns and Roses (bad pun, sorry. Read on). My 300GB USB disk drive decided it was time to die. Why it could not die BEFORE we moved I will never get a chance to ask it (sob). This …

Bei Si Tui Le

Which means… You’re fired! I just fired my third person in two months since I have been in Beijing. AND it was in Chinese. Apparently, you do not want to be my friend. Two were at work for work related issues, but the third was our driver for a year …

Ghost Bike

My ride to work every day is about 20 minutes each way at a good clip. I have gotten pretty good on my bike. Enough that I can ride with no hands and actually send SMS, take pictures, listen to music, etc. It is quite fun. I figure that if …

More Polution in Beijing

…and I thought the bugs died from bug spray. Maybe it was because of these guys digging a hole in the street (sorry, the video below is a little bright and for some reason only 1 second long). So, what are they working on so hard that they need to …