Just sittin' around? Here's some reading for edification and entertainment.
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Scott Sommers is threatened with legal action. Next time, try a polite letter, Mr. Lawyer. Wulingren has a pointer to a piece from Atrios on swing voters. I've been wondering whether we actually have such animals in Taiwan. A bunch of stuff over at Taiwan Matters! Maddog blogs on Chinese propaganda and KMT brainwashing. I reflection on the recent elections. Jerome Keating's article on Linda Arrigo and James Soong is up there. Prince Roy blogs on the mystery of cabbage. Language sleuths will enjoy... Mark Wilbur discusses his plans for now. Go, Mark! Shinmin Junior High has jobs. Patrick discusses how his grandpa bombed Kaohsiung in WWII. I linked below, but again, Keywords tells you how to use the English train ticketing system. Poagao complains that the DPP won the Kaohsiung election by cheating. Poagao's update is behind; the man behind the vote buying, one Yang, has fled the country. Criminals fleeing the country while wanted? That just never happens in Taiwan. But don't miss Poagao's election pics; he's an extremely talented photographer. David cycles Tucheng. Wild at Heart essays on environmental diplomacy. initechnology, a great blog that is getting some fantastic play in the local press, has more old pics of Taiwan up every day. Sponge Bear ventures up trail 4 in Takeng. Todd has great pics of the Nantou flower show. The Don visits Tokyo. Pinyin Info has two great posts on characters. One looks at common "mistakes," the other simplified characters. Battlepanda has interesting list of fun studies. Someday I will do the Philippines with Anarchy in Taiwan. Fantastic post, fantastic pics. Taiwan has it all: Turkey flavored Doritos, logged by the Taipei Kid. Tea Masters is visited by an overseas reader. What a great experience! ESWN posts on media extortion in Taiwan. A common problem, one I've seen many times in many ways.
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