What is it about flying cars? Why do they so fascinate the interest of inventors and magazine buyers? To judge from the number of would be flying car manufacturers and the number of magazines that have flying cars on the cover, the American public must be clamoring for their development! Why, they have even been… Read More Flying Cars
I’ve lived in China for 7+ months now. I’ve eaten a number of things I hadn’t before. Some of them were surprisingly good. Some were best described as ‘edible’. I ate a chicken’s foot, and his neck and head, and a number of different fungi. I’ve tried youcha, which is a tea and soup combination which… Read More Bugs: The Other (Somewhat) White Meat
Starting off with blowhard celebrities and foodies – two things I hate – I do have to admit I agree with Mr. Ramsey on this one. Next time I fly I should try to heed his advice but after 8 hours on a plane I will eat almost anything that is put in front of… Read More Random Links
Maybe today is the first day in almost a year where I make two posts in one day! Yay for me! I saw this motorcycle parked outside of a local café, Lous. No apostrophe, as far as I remember. In any case, it is less a café in the ‘drinking coffee and hanging out’ sense,… Read More Boxer Motorcycle with Sidecar / 水平对卧引擎偏三轮摩托车
On one of the few occasions Yahoo has managed to do something right, they showed me the ad for this carbon fiber prototyping machine. At least I think it’s a carbon fiber prototyping machine. But I want one. What will happen if I fill out the request? Especially given I live in China? Do they… Read More I Want This!
Proof here: How Nelly and the Mavericks Discovered Dirk. Via Sports Illustrated. On a related note: The Warriors Before the Warriors. Also via Sports Illustrated.
Because erhu’s are awesome. What is the plural of erhu? Erhi? Erhu? That is a question I will have to answer, eventually.