An unknown granny, as everyone here is somehow related, chats up with me on the street.
Granny: How old are you?
Granny: Are you married?
Granny: Do you have a boyfriend?
Granny: (Throwing back her head and lauging loud , another 45 degrees would make an perfect righ angle）
Me: What’s so funny?
Granny: 29 and without a boyfriend, isn’t this funny?
Then granny repeats above…Continue
Shenzhen has a number of top quality music venues – but some of them can be a bit hard to find! This guide introduces the top places in the city to see live and original music.
North Side of Building C2, North District of OCT-LOFT, Nanshan District
Now located at unit C2 in Shenzhen’s trendy OCT Loft, B10 is probably the city’s best known live house.…
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第二届明天音乐节已经过去了一个多月，对我们来说，种种情景仍然历历在目。前不久，我们获知音乐节期间被我们邀请作讲座嘉宾的Chris Bohn先生（笔名Biba Kopf）在英国知名当代音乐杂志《The Wire》上专门撰文描写了明天音乐节，文章刊载于2015年7月号（总337期）的Global Ear栏目。…
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One day a man goes to a pet shop to buy a parrot. The assistant takes the man to the parrot section and asks the man to choose one. The man asks, “How much is the yellow one?”
The assistant says, “US$2,000.” The man is shocked and asks the assistant why it’s so expensive.
The assistant explains, “This parrot is a very special one. He knows typewriting and can type really fast.”
“What about the green one?” the man asks.
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On the day when the lotus bloomed, alas, my mind was straying, and I knew it not. My basket was empty and the flower remained unheeded.
Only now and again a sadness fell upon me, and I started up from my dream and felt a sweet trace of a strange fragrance in the south wind.
That vague sweetness made my heart ache with longing and it seemed to me that is was the eager breath of the summer…Continue
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The Dragon Boat Festival, the 5th day of the 5th lunar month, has had a history of more than 2,000 years. It is usually in June in the Gregorian calendar.
There are many legends about the evolution of the festival, the most popular of which is in commemoration of Qu Yuan (340-278 BC). Qu Yuan was minister of the State of Chu and one of China's earliest poets. In face of great pressure from the powerful Qin State, he advocated enriching the…Continue
A lawyer was just waking up from anesthesia after surgery, and his wife was sitting by his side. His eyes fluttered open and he said, “You’re beautiful!” and then he fell asleep again. His wife had never heard him say that so she stayed by his side.
A couple of minutes later, his eyes fluttered open and he said, “You’re cute!” Well, the wife was dissapointed because instead of “beautiful,” it was “cute.”
She asked, “What happened to ‘beautiful?’”
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Not the best graphic image to express what I really want to say, but I just don't have the energy to find something that will...
To what extent are we all faking it...something...anything...?…Continue