American Taistealaí

An American in China.

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zhongwenwords:

冰淇淋 | bīng qí lín | ice cream
冰淇淋口味 | bīng qí lín kǒu wèi | Ice Cream Flavours 


巧克力 | qiǎo kè lì | chocolate
香草 | xiāng cǎo | vanilla 
草莓 | cǎo méi | strawberry

zhongwenwords:

冰淇淋 | bīng qí lín | ice cream

冰淇淋口味 | bīng qí lín kǒu wèi | Ice Cream Flavours 

巧克力 | qiǎo kè lì | chocolate

香草 | xiāng cǎo | vanilla 

草莓 | cǎo méi | strawberry

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theworldofchinese:

Stewardesses made to get on their knees to satisfy customers 

China has long had a tradition of looking after the customer and seeing that they get treated right. But what that means exactly, is open to debate. What in one country might be deemed sexist, inappropriate, or disrespectful towards staff, is not always necessarily a problem in China . And so, the much debated “stewardess kneeling service” has become one of the hottest topics on Weibo.

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chinadigitaltimes:

globalvoices:


Gmail and Google services including Search, Scholar, Maps, Translate, and Calendar have been largely inaccessible in mainland #China since June of 2014 — all were blocked just prior to the 25th anniversary of the protests at Tiananmen Square.

But exactly which government authorities set Internet censorship policy? A citizen lawsuit against China Unicom seeks answers.
Who Says You Can Block Google? Chinese Citizen Sues Telco, Demands Answers

Read more about Google in (and out of) China from China Digital Times.

chinadigitaltimes:

globalvoices:

Gmail and Google services including Search, Scholar, Maps, Translate, and Calendar have been largely inaccessible in mainland #China since June of 2014 — all were blocked just prior to the 25th anniversary of the protests at Tiananmen Square.

But exactly which government authorities set Internet censorship policy? A citizen lawsuit against China Unicom seeks answers.

Who Says You Can Block Google? Chinese Citizen Sues Telco, Demands Answers

Read more about Google in (and out of) China from China Digital Times.