Monthly Archives: November 2008

Indianapolis airport: The old and new

Among all the airports in this world, I used to hate the Indianapolis airport the most. Wait. I take it back. I used to hate the Indianapolis airport the most among all the airports in this country. Too bad I forgot … Continue reading

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Chris Cornell’s “You Know My Name” MV

Stinky monkey was surprised when I told him that there is a HD version of the music video of Chris Cornell’s “You Know My Name”, the theme song for the 2006 James Bond movie “Casino Royale”, at YouTube. I already … Continue reading

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Sting’s Desert Rose music video

Finally, I find a relatively good quality version of this music video. I love the song and think the music video is rather creative. The talented Cheb Mami demonstrated his beautiful voice, as usual. National Geographic has a much better/clearer version … Continue reading

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BBC’s report: “‘Love handles’ raise death risk”

BBC published a report titled “‘Love handles’ raise death risk”. News source: http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/pr/fr/-/2/hi/health/7723918.stm 2008/11/13 02:01:51 GMT “Love Handles” Raise Death Risk Carrying extra fat around your middle dramatically increases your risk of early death, even if your overall weight is … Continue reading

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John McCain’s conceding speech

The only thing I am thrilled about this election is it is finally over. I was watching French24 — as Stinky Monkey once commented, “the news is funnier and woman (anchor) prettier” — streamling online that evening while working on the … Continue reading

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Pikolinos

“That pair of shoes you were wearing yesterday,” said one of my colleagues, “so cute, so creative. What brand are they?” Of course anyone can figure out the gender of this colleague right out of this question. In fact, two colleagues made the same … Continue reading

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The first day of November (updated)

The indian summer has been pleasant. The weather is not too cold, so I can go out and watch trees turning colors. The kids of the buildings near where I stay partied late last night, so the neighbourhood has been … Continue reading

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