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Power breakfast

CEOs have their executive breakfasts at the Hyatt or Shangri La in gleaming skyscrapers. The ordinary construction worker has his by the side of the road amidst the…

The face of Shanghai’s skyline

We don’t pay enough tribute to the backbone of Shanghai’s construction fervor, as unhappy as Shanghai residents seem to be by all the Expo-driven noise and air pollution….

The Indoor Playground

The girls slept with their parents in the same bed, and if it got a bit too crowded, one would sleep on a pile of blankets on the…

The Han (韩) sisters

So you see, I found them. In a spur of the moment, I had followed two faceless young girls into the alleys and it wasn’t too long before…