Haircut

As a foreigner expecting to get a “trim” or any sort of thing done to your hair, be prepared for the worst. Even some of my Chinese friends will say “It doesn’t matter what you tell the hairdresser, even in Chinese, they will still do something completely different, and it will generally be a complete…

Road Safety

Absolute, 100% truth in this one. Yes I have seen a baby in a hood! While some cities are more strict than others, in general you can happily ride around on any form of motorized 2 wheeled beast without helmets and people or item restriction. Today I saw a man biking a fridge on his…

Alcohol Matters

Please note that I have very little clue about brewing beer and alcohol in general, so the accuracy of this comic is a bit null. The idea is still there though, the same beer will taste different almost every time, and a few of my coworkers would joke saying “it depends on the kind of…

Supersize Me

Being back in China for the second time 2 years later, I find this comic might no longer apply in the next few years, but in general smaller towns, this still holds true. Certain sales, particularly on foreign goods seem to read something like this: 1 pack M & Ms: 1 yuan 2 for 2…