The end of Money

I imagine that the world that Marx lived in was probably a lot like the one that we are living n today – at least to some extent. The First Machine Age was only a few decades old, and there was a huge increase in the Bounty and the Spread when it came to money. … More The end of Money

Life in Beijing

First up, I have to admit that I’ve only spent a sum total of about a month in Beijing, so I’m not entirely qualified to comment on it. Additionally, I’ve only gone there for work, so that really doesn’t lend itself to sightseeing or testing things out, so take the following with a grain of … More Life in Beijing

Corruption in Asia

Corruption. It’s a hell of a word, bringing up images of autocrats screwing over their populations, or 1%ers accepting payments in order to assure that they stay rich. And, with the nonsense going on in the States, it’s pretty much front-of-mind for everyone.   I previously discussed the way that Japanese marketing companies and TV … More Corruption in Asia