@virginia HOW DID IT GO? I AWAIT PICTURES EAGERLY
Vietnam war era water tank. District 4, Saigon. https://mastodon.social/media/OupR-yEhGNQ9nxUv6IA
I wrote a thing about breaking past the SME Loop — the ceiling that prevents most small to medium sized businesses from growing into multinationals. http://commoncog.com/blog/chinese-businessmen-maybe-strategy-matters/
A continuation of my low key obsession with traditional Chinese businessmen in #singapore — https://commoncog.com/blog/chinese-businessmen-superstition-doesnt-count/
@ppng My heart goes out to you. But there’s nothing I can do about it, while you can. So it’s best that I block it out and not rage.
Also here is a picture of a bowl of chicken pho to make you feel better. https://mastodon.social/media/iDskTYyoWCifzUj0Dxk
Vietnamese taro soup recipe
#recipe on Mastodon.
Skin the taro, and then scrape taro into bowl like so. Your hands may itch, wash with soap after.
Marinate mince pork with salt, pepper, pinch if msg.
In a pot, put mince pork and fry with teaspoon of oil. Then pour water and bring to a boil.
Pour taro into boiling water. Once you do so, it’s imperative to keep stirring. The liquid will become gooey.
Add pepper and salt to taste. When done, chop rau ngo and top. Stir it in.
School of architecture in Ho Chi Minh City is appropriately brutalist. https://mastodon.social/media/ffkKHTIS96Z33Df8pAY
I don’t get this. Why do people even think sharing outrage is a good idea? You’re making the world a shittier place, you’re extending the time you spend angry (instead of actually doing something about it), AND you make the bird place more engagement dollars. https://mastodon.social/media/M90a4amYtQWuZOWLlj4
I spent this morning helping in the bakery and it was *fun*. I probably shaped almost as many loaves today as I’ve done in the rest of my years as a home baker, and I even got a small tray burn as proof of my work. https://toot.cafe/media/7tHl3zVVbK412jq20mc https://toot.cafe/media/w6qWtJXryByz09Ud3Zo https://toot.cafe/media/SsXOx-UAu4TPqWpleLY https://toot.cafe/media/9SthHI1xdeKovGvCfdM
Today in bad auto-generated captions ... https://mastodon.social/media/t1V6JyBHmeO5QYnuNlQ
I’m not sure I understand this columbian dessert. It’s a yellow kiwi on top of a dollop of caramel on top of a cube of cheese. https://mastodon.social/media/TQpSLOBlo-7vv7RxUOg
A friend in ML wrote this: Can Chinese Rooms Think? I’ve seen him ask it in person, the 3 questions really do a good job of teasing out biases in the answerer. https://buff.ly/2NANZP8
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