We have our resident blogger on the evils of racism, but I’m not going to put that much effort into it, so just a Discussion. For me to enter a club in Worcester means that I get stared at, at…Continue
Someone I respect once described SZStuff as "the most troll-friendly site he'd ever been on".I have had a pleasant few days with the forum behaving more like a forum. Some interesting Discussions…Continue
For me I have had the career and family – both still continuing – so my life doesn’t really need to “go” anywhere. I have enough money to last the rest of my life and my main interests are in seeing…Continue
Important question,As the title.........PS Any girl who manages to include me in either category gets a free dinner and a big kiss.PPS Thanks to Bunny for giving me the plagiaristic idea.Continue
I notice that there are none of our standard discussions showing right now so let's talk about playboys again - ready Kami? One in particular - that Mike61 guy.In my days as a moderator [retired for…Continue
OK, if you're looking for marriage then that narrows the field down a bit, but what if you're looking to develop yourself and have a good time?Advantages of married guys:....Don't get ridiculous…Continue
A friend of mine has a few sex toys and may have a male friend staying in her flat for a while - some of the time when she would be out at work. I asked if he would approve of them and she said that…Continue
In particular, do you take into account the probabilities of natural disasters? I’m not talking about the people who were born and grew up there, but we mobiles who choose where we live to some…Continue
You have been left a million in the will of a rich uncle, but there are conditions. You are only allowed two choices about how to spend it:1 Buy an apartment for 0.7million, a car for 0.2million and…Continue
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The Chinese have appropriated many foreign festivals, such as Halloween, Thanksgiving and many Valentine's Days. However, they still don't seem to celebrate the 25th May - Towel Day.
As I walked around on that day I saw precisely nobody else flaunting their towels. So, next year, I suggest a mass towelling event when we can explain to the people the significance and how it should be celebrated.
If you observed it this year then please add your pics here.…
In dear old Weipeng Gardens it’s foreigner hassling time again. So, after a long day in Guangzhou, the not-so-nice policemen bang on the door loudly to show that they are serious. “Passport” they say which turned out to be their only word of English, so I handed them my passport and APEC Card. They gave back the card immediately and started examining the passport, but could find no visa and so were baffled. I pointed out that there were about 25 pages of entry and exit stamps and gave them…Continue
I bought two films on DVD for 50rmb when I was back in England for Christmas – this bundled with “On the Waterfront”. We watched this one last night and thoroughly enjoyed it. When James Dean drove up to the school for the first time, my friend commented that they all looked much too old for high school, even for university, and asked “Was it like that for you?”.
No it wasn’t – in the UK at that time  no school kid had a car, we wore school uniforms and behaved like good little…Continue
I've just spent a long weekend in Sydney viewing the amazing baby of an ex-member that some of you may remember. Also drank large quantities of beer, ate steaks and seafood, went to a couple of beaches and Opera-in-the-Park on Saturday evening. Bloody hot on the first day [39C] but comfortable after that [28C].…Continue
Carrying on our literary theme, but on a somewhat higher level, I started reading this yesterday evening - one of my Christmas presents. I've only got a few chapters in, but so far I'm impressed.
Inside the front cover were are the extracts from reviews, such as:
"Multi-layered and masterful. Suspend your disbelief, flow along with this wonderful book"
Guardian [those naughty paedophiles]
"Reads as China's Midnight…Continue
I reached 69 over the weekend. No big party this year, but I’m glad to see that people are still looking at the photos from previous parties. I was serenaded by a Filipina Lady, drank beer with a Russian Lady in La Casa, dinner with the village girls, but one table full hardly constitutes a party.
Gifts included a very interesting book - How Music Got Free – the story of the mp3 , plus some regulation flowers.
I’m told that I’m too old to have an Employment Contract, so now I…Continue
I liked Buffalo Springfield, but never though he was the best part of the band, and I was never keen on CSNY, but his solo albums were great. Starting from Everybody Knows This is Nowhere with the early trio, to my personal favourite Rust Never Sleeps. Just about any of his stuff with Crazy Horse.…Continue