Kardashian’s bikini and China’s concentration camps – embracing the trivial, ignoring the menace

Google "Kim Kardashian bikini" and you see 409,000 unique links. Google "Xinjiang Uyghur concentration camp" and you see 39 unique links On Google China, there are zero "Xinjiang Uyghur concentration camp" links. While Google-eyed Americans are distracted by men and women who act like boobs, the Chinese are in the dark about most things, because … Continue reading Kardashian’s bikini and China’s concentration camps – embracing the trivial, ignoring the menace

Everyone was watching the girl in the teeny bikini, just like the public is now looking for a big tax cut

As I entered the general manager's office in the Gimbel's Cheltenham department store, the mood was surly. Picking up an ad for my Philadelphia newspaper was usually pleasant. Sometimes conversation about merchandising for the 250,000 square foot emporium. Other times small talk and smiles, but not today. It was a Spring afternoon in the late … Continue reading Everyone was watching the girl in the teeny bikini, just like the public is now looking for a big tax cut