Monthly Archives: July 2009

American Convenience Stores, Lousy Russian, Onion Bulb Skirts

The Good 1. Mexican food – You know what? An even moderately-ambitious Chinese entrepreneur could get rich growing avocados in China. Every ex-pat I know subsides into a state of deep melancholy every time someone mentions guacamole or avacados. On my last night in El Paso I ordered a side of guacamole, just to eat plain, and if I could… (more…)

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