First time on this blog? Beijing Traffic Lesson: Left Turn is probably a good place to start.

Wednesday, July 25, 2007

You Wanna Know Who Has The Power In China?

The Commissioner of Putting In Manholes, that's who.

Even the lawns aren't safe...

(For the record, I was going to be more gender-neutral, but "The Commissioner of Putting In Sewer-Access Portals" wasn't nearly as funny.)


Literally 'in other news,' for once. I captured this headline and lead photo from a story on the ChinaDaily.cn web site. In case you can't read the headline, it says:

"Beijing tries to dispel rain for Olympic opening ceremony"

"You feelin' lucky, humidity?"