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Living in China: The Rules

The shock that arises from moving to a new country comes in many forms: attempting to understanding its people, getting accustomed to its building and amenities, accepting the environmental quality, and embracing its food, traditions, and habits. Some of the

China’s Split-Bottom Pants: Environment, Economics, or Ease?

The famed image of toddlers’ bare bottoms waddling around China is one I won’t soon forget.  Upon first arriving in China, I’ll admit that it was instinctual to retract in disgust, only later giving way to a quick reach for