In her book, Legacies: A Chinese Mosaic, Bette Bao Lord, Chinese American author and wife of the former American ambassador to China Winston Lord, writes about one Thanksgiving at the Embassy in Beijing. The cook assigned to the Embassy by the Chinese government was extremely overconfident in his abilities, so she was… » 11/28/14 12:13am Today 12:13am

My school once got a donation of pumpernickel bagels for the snack program. When they were brought to the classroom the kids all cried "Chocolate bagels!". I tried to explain that they were not chocolate, so the kids wouldn't be so disappointed when they bit into them that they wouldn't eat them. They didn't believe… » 11/24/14 7:28am Monday 7:28am

So I didn't actually end up dating this guy, but one summer in Uni I was working at a burger joint when one of the cashier's approached me, and told me that the grill guy had asked her to talk to me, and see if I was interested in dating him. At the time I was online dating a guy who was coming to visit in a couple of… » 11/22/14 9:50am 11/22/14 9:50am