tl;dr Stanford rape case
Valid rant about the mistaken idea that Chinese is somehow behind other (Western) languages. I got affected by a lot of these memes before I moved here.
Even in the age of Chinaâ€™s social media boom, withÂ billion-dollar valuations for Beijing-based IT start-ups, prejudice against the Chinese language is alive and well.
Brilliant. There are plenty more.
Summary: they are doing well!
A salutary tech taleÂ (sorry about the lack of cats). Just how many electronic gadgets are we effectively renting, not owning? It isn’t necessarily a massive problem, but we should at least have a feeling for what the scale and shape of our ownership is.
I bought a litter box and involuntarily signed up to a never ending subscription service.
This is great. Ask people at random to sketch a men’s bicycle. Realise that most people can’t and make serious renderings of the results.