SPECIAL NOTE: During my 7 years living and working as a visiting professor in China, I would often invite my students out for a simple meal in a regular Chinese restaurant. After a few times, I would instruct or demand my students NOT to order any more chicken dish...why? You will never understand my explanation … Continue reading (China-26) So, what is so special about a chicken recipe from China? Find out for yourself… The Chickens Are Coming to USA!
Beijing, the capital of China SPECIAL NOTE: My first Christmas in China: I noticed many students would give as gifts, wrapped apples...why apple? The Chinese characters or words for apple is: Pinguo...Ping in Chinese means Peace. So it is only appropriate that the young generation would give apples as presents to their friends...I received quite … Continue reading (China-25) Christmas means money in China…after all it is about money all the way in America, where I live!
SPECIAL NOTE: These young men and others like them want to be ROOFTOPPERS...a dangerous game or sport in modern China. And they are doing it without safety equipment. Many years ago, two friends and I (one was a medical student, and two were college graduates) went out to climb a steep mountain without any preparation...without … Continue reading (China-24) If you are “stupid” and risk your life for ‘fame and fortune’…you deserve to die!
Wearing my Indian clothes, sitting on a desk, talking to students! Here with David, a journalism graduate, now working in Xiamen, here with his parents and little nephew Peter SPECIAL NOTE: I wrote a simple letter to share with many friends around the world about my travel plans for 2018. The good news is: GROWING … Continue reading (Personal-16) Round the world…flying one direction, from USA to China to Europe to UK to USA…my trip 2018
SPECIAL NOTE: You should be inspired by three young men in Hong Kong, who are making a mark on Hong Kong’s economy. Here are 3 stories about their lives, their success and the defining moments that have made them who they are today. Dr Allan Zeman shares their stories with you in his interviews with … Continue reading (Success-14) Meet 3 young men in Hong Kong, stories of what they did to be who they are today in Hong Kong…
SPECIAL NOTE: When I was in college, I studied Chinese or eastern philosophy. The problem for many people is the confusion between philosophy and religion. Some western scholars would like to think Confucianism is not eastern philosophy or Chinese philosophy but a religion. And the same is true for many westerners who are influenced to … Continue reading (China-23) If you are interested to learn one early aspect of Chinese philosophy (a way of thinking), come to this mountain
SPECIAL NOTE: Now you know why top psychiatrists are worried about the mind and intellectual capability of President Trump...they think he is delusional and ignores reality...For decades, Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem has never been recognized internationally. Does Trump read history? Does he learn anything about history? All countries, including USA, maintain their embassies in Tel Aviv. … Continue reading (International-19) USA…psychiatrists are right: Trump is an idiot and he is crazy! Jerusalem is not for JEWS only, Stupid!
The gorilla is about nine years old and is called Caco by the trackers who took the young Dutchman to see the ape in Odzala National Park in the Republic of Congo. Western lowland gorillas are critically endangered. Their numbers are being denuded by illegal hunting for bushmeat, disease (notably the Ebola virus), and habitat … Continue reading (International-18) Wildlife photography..top pictures of the year
SPECIAL NOTE: Who is Patrick Awuah? Left Ghana in the 1980s with 50 USD in his pocket to study with a scholarship in America...worked at Microsoft and returned home to found a university for very special students: students with ethics and entrepreneurship,,,started with 30 students, and now educating over 800 students from 18 countries in … Continue reading (International-17) Ghana: a young man got scholarship to study in USA, worked at Microsoft, returned to Ghana to found a university..just awarded a prize!
SPECIAL NOTE: Maurice Williamson was just an MP in New Zealand when he delivered that famous speech on same-sex marriage...He is now NZ's Consul-General to the US...after all these years (speech delivered in April 2013 at the parliament in New Zealand) he is now becoming very famous in Japan...because they love his speech, funny and … Continue reading (International-16) New Zealand: a former MP, now Consul-General to USA..gave a funny but serious speech in 2013..Find out what the speech was about!