Monthly Archives: April 2009

High crimes inside ivory towers

What is going on with our society and what is going on with our schools? I maybe exaggerate the situation here, but these days high-school-shooting events are so frequent they hardly count as breaking news anymore. And believe it or not, … Continue reading

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Friday night, relaxing night

What a nice weather today! I have been waiting for this kind of weather for a long time. My girlfriend just completed her busiest moment of the year, speaking of an accountant having no life during the tax season. Now it … Continue reading

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Check-up list prior to overseas travel

Even for someone like me traveling so frequently, trip preparation can be stressful. Finding the right connections and right deals for hotels can take forever. Given these days how strict the regulations on air travel and the limitations on what … Continue reading

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Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart always make my day

I get so bored and tired today. Having worked over the entire weekend plus twice the round-trip to the airport, the whole morning has been exhausting. Plus, after having some beautiful 60s and 70s, now the whole day has been … Continue reading

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5 things I hate about Qantas: #5

Reason #5: They treat you like an idiot, even if you are a frequent flyer. At the check-in counter of Melbourne, that Qantas bitch — pardon my French here — first declared that our normal carry-on bags were considered overweight and … Continue reading

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5 things I hate about Qantas: #4

Reason #4: You cannot get the seat you prefer. Let’s face it. It is a 15-hour-plus flight. As a frequent traveler, we all know how important seats are, especially if you fly economy. Oops, Qantas does NOT allow you to choose your … Continue reading

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5 things I hate about Qantas: #3

Reason #3: Overweight or not overweight, that is the question. Is my bag over-weight or not over-weight? Well, it depends on their mood, not weight scale. Remember this is Qantas. So as long as you buy your ticket in America, you … Continue reading

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