Jun 21, 2005

Photo essay

This article is nice:
Time photo essay on "China's New Reality"

The characters in the photo above say "Scorpion King"

The thought of 500 million people not brushing their teeth is pretty scary.

Jun 3, 2005

The craze for ladies in Beijing these days is to wear a tinted visor, and then pull the bill of the visor down to cover most of the face like they are going to be using a metal grinder. Seeing them riding bicycles like this is amusing, but it's downright frightening to realize that a lot of them are also driving their cars like that.

Workers in Beijing using a ladder to repair some utility lines.