Wednesday, January 09, 2008

Year in Pictures - 2007

video

In the past, I've put these on You Tube, but since Blogger allows up to 100 MB files (as opposed to 25 MB for You Tube), I figured I'd give it a try on Blogger this year. Enjoy.

Wednesday, January 02, 2008

Parents Finding Olympics Are Expensive

Cost puts damper on this Olympic event
It seemed like a good idea. Bring your adopted Chinese daughters (and they're almost all daughters) back to Beijing to experience the glories of the 2008 Summer Olympics, connect with the homeland and watch the Middle Kingdom at a key moment in its history.

Then parents started checking the prices, which can run to $15,000 per person or more, including airfare, inflated hotel bills and tickets.