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Breaking Up’s NOT Hard to Do for Generation Millenial in China

Breaking Up’s NOT Hard to Do for Generation Millenial in China

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. Breaking up is not hard to do for generation millennials in China. At TBOK I wrote 20 Characteristics of Generation Millennials – Who are they? What do they want? In China, they are pretty “me” oriented as well. It takes about 20 minutes to get a divorce. “Do you have kids?” and “Any disputes on…

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Great Question: Why Zhang Ziyi Only?

Great Question: Why Zhang Ziyi Only?

This article poses a great question. Recently Peking University issued awards for the “2006 Most Influential Chinese Person.” Eleven Chinese who made outstanding contributions to promoting China’s image internationally were recognized. Winners came from the sciences, culture, music and sports but…one person got all the attention…Zhang Ziyi. The China Youth Daily asks – “Why do Chinese youth and media obssess with chasing pop or movie celebrities, but ignore scientists whose contributions may have changed the world?” This is a great…

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$62,500 for Damaging the Great Wall of China

$62,500 for Damaging the Great Wall of China

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. Three days from now a national regulation will go into effect that will fine up to 500,000 yuan ($62,500) anyone who damages the Great Wall…taking earth or removing bricks, included. Uh…I hope the statutes of limitations have expired on me. I visited the Great Wall a while back with a friend who shall remain nameless…

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China’s Most Handsome Dudes – 6-10 – Who’s Next to be Marketed in the US?

China’s Most Handsome Dudes – 6-10 – Who’s Next to be Marketed in the US?

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. I found a list that purports to know who the 10 most handsome men in China are. What this means to me is that these fellows are the ones we are likely to see next on the big screen, in the magazines and such here in the US as America tries to capitalize on everything…

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