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Asian Women Don't Love, and Only Use, Manipulate and Climb, Part 3

White men and Asian women aren’t friends to other minorities, no way, no how.

It’s not a coincidence that the White man and Asian woman pairing is the most common interracial pairing in the world – and might eventually outnumber White man / White woman couples. mais 838 palavras

Half Asian

Let's hear it for creativity and imagination

A recent article in The New York Times entitled How to Raise a Creative Child questions the merits of over-scheduling, over-programming and over-protecting children. Citing the emergence of natural geniuses like Mozart or Einstein, author Adam Grant questions whether their talents would have seen the light of day if they’d been channeled into strict parent-directed learning pursuits. mais 814 palavras

I Make My Kid Do Homework In the Summer

By the time he was seven, my kid would tell his little friends “I do homework in the summer because when I grow up, my mom wants me to be able to compete in a global economy.” mais 1.287 palavras


Hard Heads

My youngest has a new hobby – head-butting. Actually, I’m not sure if it can be classed as a hobby. He only seems to indulge in it when he’s angry. mais 698 palavras

Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

I’ve just read Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua.  It’s in the news again after David Cameron gave a speech praising tiger mothers… mais 49 palavras


Happiness in Slavery

Goes into playlist for an appropriate song

Time for some delicious cake

The recent release of the children’s book “A Birthday Cake for George Washington… mais 1.546 palavras

Thoughts on Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

This was reposted from Amy Fan’s blog Educated Opinions with the permission of the author. For the full blog post, go to the original.

I received this book April 7th (Tuesday) at 10:03PM. mais 764 palavras