Heavy snow, RIM

Reading Time: 2 minutes (Update Mar 05) My wife Shanzi had a nice write up (and pics) about yesterday’s snow. In Chinese. (Original) We had a 10 inch snow (huge by St. Louis standard) today. It took me more than 1 hour to drive from my work place to home, which usually takes 15 minutes. Of course I took… Continue reading Heavy snow, RIM

Back to Shanghai (again)

Reading Time: < 1 minute The local temperature is 29 to 38 Celsius, or 84.2 to 100.4 Farenheit. Stock market: Shanghai composites is edging up to new high (at 4398.79 as of 10:25 AM July 30 local time). I will talk about the craziness of “Crocs” in Shanghai later, and Sheng Jian Bao place. I think I will miss a… Continue reading Back to Shanghai (again)

We Lost Power Again

Reading Time: < 1 minute Because of the weather. Just when I felt I was lucky last night (this morning) my condo did not lose power this time, oops, the storm hit us. So next time I should not feel too good about it. Some of the Panera Bread stores also lost power, e.g., the one at Old Olive (where… Continue reading We Lost Power Again

Snow Storm

Reading Time: < 1 minute We had worst snow storm in my 6+ years stay in St. Louis. The thing makes life harder is the “sleeze”, or ice rain (instead of the snow). It freeze the car windows and doors quickly. I spent about one hour for normal 15 to 20 communte from work to home. This morning I spent… Continue reading Snow Storm