I have to side with Taiwan on this one - regardless if she was wearing older equipment with extra sensors or not, the equipment seems to have been checked out prior to the start of the match and she was winning easily; even if she had NO sensors on her equipment, the judges would obviously see that she was winning the match.
Apparently after the Beijing Olympics, there was some grumbling going on in taekwondo about what constitutes a "point", so they have gone to an electronic sensor poin...Read more
Just like Daniel Wu's blog says: Hong Kong Largest Garbage Producer in the World (per capita per year).
I sure wish I was in Singapore to meet Lin Chiling ( 林志玲)!
Some people don't like her due to her voice, but I think she's incredibly pretty, well educated (in Toronto), and I like that ...Read more
This past weekend, I planted the very small (it's only about 1 meter tall) Japanese maple tree in my backyard. It's the Bloodgood variety. It's dormant right now; I hope that by spring time, it will resume growing. A friend gave it to me. I wish Totoro would come by and make it grow up ...Read more
I like McDonald's - sure it's not always healthy for you if you eat there too often, but it's fast food - quick, inexpensive, and it fills you up. Plus, it's clean. So when I travel out of the country, I will try to visit a McDonald's at least once (been to a McDonald's in Beijing, Tokyo, Taipei, Hong Kong, but did not go in at Singapore nor Seoul).
Now, in Hong Kong, you can have your wedding and reception at McDonald's.
Another movie that I'm waiting to see is " The New Shaolin Temple - 新少林寺".
Another upcoming movie that I'm looking forward to seeing is " Reign of Assassins" ( 劍雨 : Jiànyǔ) - stars Michelle Yeoh 楊紫瓊(everyone knows who she is) and Jung Woo-sung 정우성 (from "Musa"). Also in the movie are Barbie Hsu 徐熙媛(also know by "Dà S" / 大S) and Li Zonghan 江一燕 (who recently was in "Nanjing! Nanjing! City of Life and Death").
"In an ancient monastery before a giant statue of Bu...Read more
Another new movie that I'm looking forward to seeing is " Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame (狄仁傑之通天帝國)". Starring: