You order a pizza, and a movie projector comes with it. Can you top that?
Almost exactly a week after an infamous incident of police brutality against demonstrating students lit a fire under the Occupy Central campaign, the so-called umbrella movement is now facing another assault.
The growing protests in Hong Kong have gripped the world’s attention.
As protests clog the streets, Beijing’s reliance on a peaceful financial hub in HK becomes ever clearer.
China’s re-education through labor camps have become the very thing they were originally designed to punish.
Fauja Singh said, “I am pained to listen that my daughters, granddaughters and great-granddaughters are no longer safe.”
How the best film I’ve watched in years pulls hard at the archetype of manliness and far more.
Seán Flynn on the end of American Empire, and how the internet is more like the Catholic Church than you imagined.
Humans are friendly and honest the vast majority of the time. Taxi drivers outside airports are the exception.
Noah Brand’s eccentric mother offered an alternative to his senior year in public high school. He regrets turning her down.
Atalwin flies to Thailand to study with a warrior: a former Thai boxer who became a Buddhist monk.
Atalwin Pilon took a leap of faith—into another country. Then he did it again, and again.
Time travel isn’t possible according to scientists in Hong Kong.
I stumbled on The Naked Listener’s blog recently, and it’s great: http://thenakedlistener.wordpress.comThis is The Naked Listener’s bio.Note: I USE THE WORD ’clubbing’ as in clubbing + the act of going to gigs + a night out. It isn’t right, but then again, most things aren’t in this town. Clubbing in Hong Kong is way, way more costly than…