Daily Archives: July 21, 2011

Taiwan, part 4: 7-11’s, Noodles so Bad They Make You Ashamed to be Alive, and Cross-Straits Family Reunions

Can anyone out there please explain to me why there are so many 7-11’s in Taipei? Near the gate of our university there are two within 100 meters of each other. No lie. And that’s not uncommon. If I didn’t know any better I’d swear they were reproducing through spores carried on the wind to different parts of the city.… (more…)