Is Your Opinion As Valid As Mine?

Having a disagreement with someone is the best way to Find out if you’re wrong about something. And there’s no better way to learn something new. I love debating. Not

When Reading Isn’t Believing

Famed US President Abraham Lincoln once said that you shouldn’t always believe everything you read on the Internet—and he was right. Of course, the Internet wasn’t around during his time,

What’s really Ruining Society?

It seems immensely frustrating for older generations that young people sit together, but all play on their phones. Are We growing more individualistic or has it always been the same?

What’s The Real Dongguan?

You Might Not Know It, but all this time living here, you thought you were bored. You longed for more restaurants, more concerts, more, more, more. Little did you know,

What the Hell is “International?”

As globalization firmly takes hold in even the most remote locales, businessmen everywhere are aiming to use imported products and ideas to make money however possible. “So, what’s so international

Love The Country, Hate The Games

The mixed feelings surrounding the olympics in rio has left many confused on what to think. to make sense of it all, we located some brazilians living in dongguan and

Are You Done Complaining Yet?

The more people whine about the way Chinese do things, the more I have to wonder if they’ve ever met anyone different than themselves. They’ve gone 5000 years without your

Choosing ESL Teachers: To Go Native Or Not?

For many students and schools in China, having native English speakers as language teachers is the gold standard, but one teacher is eager to point out that it hardly matters…

The Rise of The Girly Men

  One real man in our city has decided that enough is enough, and that men need to man-up! So, a few years ago I got my sperm count tested.

Getting In A Jam

As Dongguan develops, the traffic gets gradually worse, and One city resident finds it is slowly driving him to road rage… Fender benders here in Dongguan are so popular that