A rant to Wife about the futility of worrying about shootings and gun violence, part of the ‘This is America’ series.
Anecdote from a hipster bar in St. Louis and the “blue bubble” which are a bit of culture shock for an expat on a visit home from Latin America.
Anecdote from a bank in suburban St. Louis illustrating a bit of culture shock for an expat on a visit home from Latin America.
A detailed explanation on how to objectively judge the world’s best cuisine, and a detailed profile of American foods including steaks, seafood, salads and more.
A look at the quiet, foreign intervention imposed by neighbors of Gambia to depose a president who refused to go.
My opinion that the terminology difference between “expat” and “immigrant” is not racist, but economic.
The story of an Expat Chronicles video irreversibly removed from YouTube for a violation in offending gringo values.
Book review and summary of Red Notice, in which American businessman Bill Browder takes on the Russian oligarchy in business and legal justice.
The Mick talks about being a ‘paddy’ in London at the height of the IRA bombings.
A character profile of a Chinese drinking buddy of Chuck in Beijing, Sandwich, a peasant Chinaman made good.
A look at business in China: the lack of innovation, the dishonesty, the corruption, the worst of the worst.
SUMMARY: A critique of the false legacy of China’s beloved leader, Mao Zedong.
SUMMARY: Contributed story of how a successful businessman was taken advantage of by a Russian mail order bride.
SUMMARY: Review of Tropic of Cancer, the signature novel by fellow degenerate expat and ugly American: Henry Miller.