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Tiananmen Square on National Day

October 1st, 2005 1042 Days To Beijing Olympics

October 1st is National Day in China. It is the start of a week long holiday period. I went to Tiananmen square to see Chinese nationalism in full effect…

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Show me the money

October 1st, 2005 China

Pictured below is 18000 RMB. This was the remains of the four months plus damage deposite that my landlord demanded upfront before I could rent my apartment…

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Pictures of Vancouver

September 29th, 2005 Metro Vancouver logo

One of my new Tsinghua MBA classmates Lynne was asking for pictures of Vancouver, so I looked in iPhoto but as I suspected I have no pictures showing how nice Vancouver is so I had to hunt some down on the internet…

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Oh those crazy Japanese

September 27th, 2005 Japanese Girlfriend logo

As mentioned by Dave, I regaled my Tsinghua MBA classmates with tales from Japan. I don’t know what it is, but people seem to not believe me of late. Dave Kelsey isn’t even here to say “Musk don’t lie”…

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Pictures of Tsinghua

September 27th, 2005 Tsinghua University seal

So we are into our third week of the semester. Next week is a national holiday, I don’t have anything big planned. I may have missed out on a few trips, such as the one being organized by Ron Kwok…

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Beijing Traffic

September 27th, 2005 Beijing Metro Station

One of the first things I noticed driving in from the airport was the traffic in Beijing. The traffic signals are just suggestions, the lines on the road are there for moral support, and whenever anyone does anything that remotely impedes your progress it is appropriate to honk your horn, regardless of who is technically correct. In fact correctness seems to be determined mostly by stubbornness and size…

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Posting from Widget

September 26th, 2005 Apple logo from 1978

In Mac OS X Tiger the “Widget” and the “Dashboard” were added…

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