Monthly Archives: August 2019

Truth, nothing but truth

亚博优惠申请亚博国际在线娱乐官方网站A book review (Apple News) on Malcolm Gladwell’s Talking to Strangers (coming out on Sept. 10). Gladwell explains why we don’t spot lies well, is because we’ve a default to truth. Our operating assumption is that the opal we are … Continue reading

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Wallace n Clinton and 9/11

Ghost Wars was published by Steve Coll in 2004, and won 2005 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction. It would be an older book, kind of, in 2019. But nevertheless, I’m  glad that I began to read. 9/11 was a wake up … Continue reading

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A concubine

Oh boy… It looks so odd, especially in today’s climate. I’m not going to comment on Thailand and its king but on the Times of London. In 1979 when I first arrived in HK, learning English was one of my … Continue reading

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