Monthly Archives: November 2010

Countries Rearranged by Population

I love this. It’s a map of the world that has been relabeled and shows what the world would look like if every country agreed to swap places based on their population and geographical size. So for example, we all … Continue reading

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TGIC – Thank God It’s Caturday!

Either life’s getting harder or we’re all getting older. Tommy, Teddy and WoAi are going to be spending some quality time on the sofa this weekend!

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Fashion Friday – Lanvin for H&M

Swedish fashion retailer H&M continued its trend for collaboration with high end fashion houses this week with the world wide launch of its Lanvin for H&M range. Stores around the world started selling the range last Tuesday and the two … Continue reading

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Shanghai Thanksgiving

Today is American Thanksgiving, a time when all Americans get together to eat turkey, high five each other, watch a football match and thank the British for giving them their independence. Not that they’ve done much with the country since … Continue reading

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Quarterly Passes

I’m always fascinated by how different people have different kinds of relationships. Quite a few of my friends have to go through lengthy negotiations with their wives or girlfriends if they want to have a few drinks with their friends … Continue reading

Posted in Amusing, Love and romance, This is how we do it | 31 Comments

Caturday Quiz

He looks like Tommy, but is he?

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Lawry’s Shanghai RIP

Loyal readers will know I was a big fan of the prime rib at Lawry’s ever since it opened in Shanghai back in 2008. Although it’s an American brand, they specialised in prime rib which is basically roast beef, served … Continue reading

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Yo Mama!

Just a brief reminder that tonight is your one and only chance to see the world’s greatest living cellist perform in Shanghai. Yes that’s right, Yo-Yo Ma will be playing at the Shanghai Grand Theatre in People’s Square at 7.45pm.

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Jingan Apartment Blaze

I like to keep things light hearted here, but I suppose I really should mention the horrific fire that engulfed an apartment building in Jingan district on Monday afternoon. Pretty much the entire building was on fire and at least … Continue reading

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Privé Shanghai

Privé is yet another “members only” club to travel up from Hong Kong to Shanghai, following in the footsteps of M1NT. In Hong Kong, both clubs are really members only, but in Shanghai, M1NT quickly realised that that kind of … Continue reading

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