Tuesday, October 21, 2014


Monday, October 20, 2014

Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them. ” ~ Dalai Lama”

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Occupy leaves Hong Kong directionless, divided and further from democracy
Hugs And Kisses For XO Sauce, The Mommy Of All Umami, love XO sauce!
Women Can Freeze Their Eggs For The Future, But At A Cost
PM Cameron says Britain should stand up for Hong Kong rights
A Balanced Diet For World Food Day: Bugs, Groundnuts And Grains
As Oil Prices Fall, Who Wins And Who Loses?
For More Millennials, It's Kids First, Marriage Maybe
For A U.S. Hostage Facing Death, Syria Meant A New Life, such a good man. I hope you will be safe.
Hong Kong's Renewed Offer Of Talks With Protesters Meets Skepticism
Kansas City Royals Sweep Baltimore Orioles To Advance To World Series, pretty cool.
In 2014, U.S. Budget Deficit Falls To Pre-Recession Level
Wrong! 3 Recent Reports That May Surprise You
What Is Really Tearing America Apart
Clay Aiken: An American Idol On The Campaign Trail In North Carolina
Why the Whiteness Project is so endlessly mortifying
Keeping Portland Weird
In The World Of Chefs, Asian-American Women Are Turning Up The Heat

SO cute LUNA.

How both Bill O’Reilly and Jon Stewart got it really wrong on Asian Americans
To me: The eternal silence of these infinite spaces fills me with dread. - Blaise Pascal To him: A good word is an easy obligation; but not to speak ill, requires only our silence, which costs nothing. - John Tillotson To all of us: In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth. - Mahatma Gandhi To some people:

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Broken art: the closing of a Washington Museum
The "Obese Brain:" How Childhood Diet Impacts Brain Development
Hong Kong authorities vow to probe alleged police beating at protest
More Clashes In Hong Kong Between Police, Pro-Democracy Protesters
Nonprofit NFL Seeks Super Bowl Volunteers, Again, NFL is pathetic.
What's Really In A Big Mac? McDonald's Says It's Ready To Tell All
Paul Krugman Calls Obama "One of the Most Successful Presidents in American History"
Rise and Shine: What kids around the world eat for breakfast.
You Thought California's Drought Couldn't Get Any Worse? Enter Fracking.
How KonMari’s phenomenal book can help put your house in order
Past Meets Present: Two Takes on Double Exposure Photography in Hong Kong
Clutter-Busting Strategies For Every Room, very 5S related!
The Divorce-Proof Marriage
Can Changing How You Sound Help You Find Your Voice?
2014 America’s Worst Colleges

Shepard Smith: 'Do Not Listen To The Hysterical Voices' In The Media About Ebola

Be brave-after 109 days!

20 Signs It’s Time To Let Go & Move On

Let go or be dragged - Zen Proverb 1. When your thoughts go to memories more than the present. 2. When the situation causes you more pain than joy. 3. When you expect, hope and plead for the person, place or situation to change. 4. When you become complacent, bored or resentful. 5. When the pattern persists even though you tried to fix it. 6. When you feel alone, unheard or disrespected. 7. When the situation is holding you back from growing and being who you want to be. 8. When you stay, hoping and expecting things to get better. 9. When you cry more than you laugh and love. 10. When you feel exhausted emotionally, spiritualty and physically. 11. When you have lost your passion and joy. 12. When you core beliefs and values have changed and you sacrifice who you are. 13. When you stop having fun. 14. When you fear this is the best it will be. 15. When you force a smile to mask the pain. 16. When you lose who you are and stop dreaming. 17. When you hold on out of fear of the unknown. 18. When you sense you are holding onto something meant to be let go. 19. When the thought of being free of the situation feels expansive. 20. When you believe in a better life for yourself.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

IN PICTURES: A Chaotic, Violent Day In Hong Kong, As Police Clear Streets
Supreme Court Case Shows How Amazon Legally Cheats Workers
Sarah Palin Just Got Some Really, Really Bad News…
The Asian Republican Coalition Is Mostly White and Mostly Endorses White Candidates
This Asian-American woman could be first in Michigan Legislature
Makeshift Barriers Highlight Unions, Divisions Over Hong Kong Protests
Getting Some 'Me' Time: Why Millennials Are So Individualistic, everyone needs me time!
Typhoon Vongfong Bears Down On Japan
Spoiled Daughter of Hong Kong’s Leader Threatens to Sue Everyone Who Said What She Said
Economics, Tensions With Mainlanders Fuel Hong Kong's Protests
A Surprising Tie That Binds Hong Kong's Protest Leaders: Faith
Microsoft CEO apologizes for ridiculous comments about women
The Thugs of Mainland China
Microsoft CEO Backtracks On Suggestion That Women Shouldn't Ask For Raises, yes, you are an asshole. And karma will come back to you.
Tens of thousands of Walmart workers are about to lose their health insurance — and it's good news!
Same-Sex Marriage Supporters Disappointed By Continued Idaho Ban


Columbus day, do you care?

Seattle Swaps Columbus Day For 'Indigenous Peoples' Day'
Columbus was an awful man. Please check history.