Tag Archives: beijing

Hold On Tight (To Your Dreams)

Mens 4 x 100m relay descends into farce as 4 of the 8 teams drop their batons. Am I the only one who is completely stunned by the relay events last night? Where do I start, seriously. Okay, how about … Continue reading

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Impossible? Nothing Is!

WoAi outside the Bird’s Nest, Beijing, 16th August 2008 Adidas has the slogan “Impossible Is Nothing”. Li Ning has “Nothing Is Impossible”. WoAi’s new slogan is “Impossible? Nothing Is”. To prove the point, despite forecasts of full and overpriced hotels, … Continue reading

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An Early Lesson

I, like many of the viewers of the Olympics opening ceremony, were blown away by the amazing show that was put together to launch the 2008 summer Olympic games last Friday night. As expected, it was a show to end … Continue reading

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One Day To Go

Results Update: China has beaten Sweden 2-1 in the opening game of the Olympic womens soccer competition. Go China! WO AI ZHONG GUO!!! 中国加油! Well as usual I have left it till the last possible moment, on the eve of … Continue reading

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Skanky Hoes To The Left

Some of my friends claim that prostitution is everywhere in China – in the barber shops, the KTVs, the saunas, the bars, the clubs. I didn’t believe it for one minute, until today when I was visiting the Makro self … Continue reading

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