A look at business in China: the lack of innovation, the dishonesty, the corruption, the worst of the worst.
Category: beyond LatAm
Henry Miller’s Expat Exploits in Tropic of Cancer
SUMMARY: Review of Tropic of Cancer, the signature novel by fellow degenerate expat and ugly American: Henry Miller.
The Michelin Man Goes to Jail
SUMMARY: Funny story and one of the times The Mick went to Irish prison in the 80s.
Beijing Tourist Stuff in Pictures
SUMMARY: Over 200 pictures of Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Confucian Temple, Lama Temple, Summer Palace, Sanlitun, and Beijing University.
Business Scam in Guilin, China
SUMMARY: I almost fell victim to a B2B fraud in Guilin, China. This post details the internet scam and how it played out.
RIP Budweiser Backpack
SUMMARY: My Budweiser backpack is on its last legs. We had good times together, including a brief stint selling weed, an episode with a French customs agent, and undiscriminating access to competitor offices in Colombia.