XinJiang Ketchup!

http://www.farwestchina.com/2011/08/your-ketchup-probably-came-from-xinjiang.html Sometimes, it’s small things like this that make me want to turn this into a micro-blog. I simply want to tell you, that your ketchup may come from Xinjiang. However, ketchup itself came from China. Modern Cantonese vernacular for…

DaLian Protests

First of all, I think reading these articles on DaLian are nice to know how the city came about, and where it might be going with these protests: http://www.thechinabeat.org/?p=3693 http://www.thechinabeat.org/?p=3704 As for a background story to what specifically sparked the…

Dogs

Normally, when it comes to China, we’re ridiculed, and even looked down upon for eating them. Normally, I say, “Screw you!” To those people, because these same people are normally cultural supremacists who believe in spreading American-style democracy all over…

China Picks up South Korea’s Slack

Ever since Lee, Myung-Bak was voted into office, the previous two South Korean administrations Sunshine Policy has been completely reversed. The South Koreans knew this man’s North Korean platform and voted him into office anyway. So much for wanting a…