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Royal Marine Recruitment

This is the latest advert for recruitment into the Royal Marines. Watch out, they're everywhere...... Read More
Posted 2 hours ago by Martink303

A bridge between two Worlds

Andrew Lam’s East eats West is a book about the writers owns experiences as his life completely changes when he is forced to leave his home in South Vietnam during the Vietnam War, when the US r...... Read More
Posted 3 hours ago by JuanchoCalifornia

In case anyone wondered what I looked like,... This is for you.

In case you were wondering what I looked like - This is a photo post containing 1 photo... Read More
Posted 3 hours ago by danielleboyington

to the naive: be careful which dog you like down with

I am simply giving some folks a warning...don't think for one minute that they will listen to my advice, but I think I am doing this for myself. When there is another person sold out by someone t...... Read More
Posted 4 hours ago by VickieCollins

If Only Everything Was This Simple..

I'm still here. I just haven't been in that blogging mood. Hope everyone is doing all right here...... Read More
Posted 4 hours ago by blogmom

World Music Festival, Chico

As I crossed the street adjacent to The Bears, a popular bar in Chico, the sound of music started to get louder. It was a hot sunny day in Chico and Chico State University was hosting the World Music...... Read More
Posted 5 hours ago by damansingh

Do you remember?

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Posted 6 hours ago by wendidawn

Crickets Sing The Last Lament n y city

()(((((((((((((((((()))))))))))))))))))))))))))))9)))()(((((((((((((((((()))))))))))))))))))))))( Crickets sing the last laments of summer... Cool Air Filters surrounding landscape... Light of day fad...... Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by meditationbyeric

Intruders on our soil

I apologize for not posting in a while. I've been sick and not up to discussing politics and such, but I'm back now! So tonight I feel like talking about illegal immigrants. I don't kno...... Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by Classysassyrepublican

Perfect Bliss

Perfect Bliss Everyone experiences the pain and emotions related to death sometime in their lives. After the occurrence happens, the pain we once felt slowly fades away along with memories. As ...... Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by StetsonPlew22

Film Quote 9/22/14

BAREFOOT IN THE PARL (Paramount, 1967) D: Gene Saks. S: Neil Sion. Fr: Neil Simon (play) 1.So long, Gramercy 5.9971. Have a nice marriage. And may you soon have many extensions. Helen Edleman (Harry P...... Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by BrotherDocs

East and West bridge/division

Many people believe that the East and West have combined, but I believe there are still distinct things that separate us. Although there is a gray area where things have meshed, there are still pract...... Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by mbecerra6

In The Future Can We Beem Medications Into The Human Body

Thinking of Star Trek, where they beem people from the Enterprise to an alien world. I have been doing some study on Biology and I put the beeming technology to alternate uses, such as could you use b...... Read More
Posted 6 hours ago by StevenFrerk

Cultural Syncretism

Fall 2014 Andrew Lam < East eats West Culture and the culmination of societies to be brought together to create new ideals with multiple backgrounds only is personified in Lam's piece and crea...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by marleejrettig

Eastern Religion and Pho Soup

Religions are practiced all over the world by different cultures and fit many different lifestyles. The popularity of eastern religion in America has been increasing. Buddhism’s meditation prac...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by csuchico25

The cultural brige

If for one day I made a list of everything I encountered that is the result of cultural blending, I would likely have a difficult time putting my pen down. The Hispanic influence on California culture...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by JaredBrownCSUchico

Cultural Chanpuru

When I think of the author Andrew Lam, the adage that I can't help but think of is, “in the valley of the blind, the one eyed man is king.” Though I first encountered it in H.G. Wells...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by ELLISreid

The Possibility of Bridging the East and the West

Andrew Lam’s East Eats West tells the readers his attempt on how to bridge together his past Vietnamese culture with his new, modern American culture. He confronts the topics of ghosts and Buddh...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by britneev

The Bridges between East and West: Ghost and Buddhism

Andrew Lam had clearly formed the diversity markers that bridged the East and the West. Migrating from Vietnam to the US, you can differentiate how different the East is from the West. In addition, as...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by maiaxiong

Just a thought

Some moments require us tojust stop what we're doingAnd breathe in the Wonder ... travler Good night...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by billjcanada

it's off to the Roof for me...........

I probably have posted this many times before, and to be perfectly honest, I foind it much easier to go to YouTube then go searching through past posts. this has always been my go to song, when i want...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by skip1957

Mixing Cultures

Lightning fast fingers flew up and down the neck of his guitar. Jeong-Hyun Lim is an amazing guitar player but is extremely humble about his own skills. I watched a few of his YouTube videos and was e...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by derrickevanoff

The Balances of Life and Living

Meet Jeong-Hyun Lim: a twenty-four year old business student from South Korea, popularly known as Funtwo on YouTube. Lim is what he considers an ordinary computer science student who likes to play th...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by wordforword

Syncretism in the East and West

Words that may have more than one meaning among different cultures In Andrew Lam’s book East Eats West, there is an essay titled, “Too Much Self-Esteem Can Be Bad For Your Child” Thi...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by rswanson3

The Meeting of Two Worlds

The East and the West have continued to merge closer and closer as time goes on. Andrew Lam shares many examples of this in his book “East Eats West.” One of the examples I enjoyed reading...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by tessamoty

353 english blog

So for my class I have been reading Andrew Lam’s “East Eats West”, and it has been very interesting to see the difference between the two worlds differ in such a way that it seems w...... Read More
Posted 7 hours ago by trevorpete

Fire Breath / Dark Fury for you my friend.

thanks for eveything! I appreciate it...... Read More
Posted 8 hours ago by MoonCastle

hmmmmm

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Posted 8 hours ago by NatashaRaatz

Pilots v Engineers

Pilots v EngineersThanks to John H. Remember, it takes a college degree to fly a plane but only a high school diploma to fix one, but never let it be said that ground crews lack a sense of humor. Afte...... Read More
Posted 8 hours ago by feralpuppies

Our Differences as Common Denominators

Andrew Lam’s East Eats West, a comparison of two hemispheres via his experiences with cultural gaps and ties, readers get the opportunity to contemplate the everyday encounters as lessons in sel...... Read More
Posted 8 hours ago by kendallenns

Amazon, Facebook, and Twitter Allows ISIS To Sell Merchandise

I guess we know who's promoting terrorism... The Doctor of Common sense E.T. Williams Promoting Common Sense One Person At A Time Amazon, Facebook, and Twitter Allows ISIS To Sell Merchandise...... Read More
Posted 8 hours ago by MrRightwing

Syncretism and optomism go hand-in-hand

So, I just finished reading Andrew Lam's terrific compilation of essays titled: East Eats West : Writing in Two Hemispheres in which Lam, from experiences of his own and interviews of others, te...... Read More
Posted 8 hours ago by jonkoussa

Todays regurgitation

14 years ago my mother, in another manic episode had to leave the apartments that my parents had to buy a house. The apartment that we all lived in was owned by my father’s boss, so even when m...... Read More
Posted 8 hours ago by idontknowwhattodo

well friends...

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Posted 8 hours ago by ethansdad

The Crossing of the F's

Why the F’s, you might ask yourselves? The F’s are two things that I believe you have to have in life. One is very necessary and the other F is more for guidance or comfort. The two F...... Read More
Posted 9 hours ago by angiebernice

America's Foreign Policy Guru

I watched John McCain on Hannity the other night because I saw that he was gonna respond to Rand Paul's criticism over arming Syrian Rebels. The following is part of what he said. “Has he e...... Read More
Posted 9 hours ago by Reaper69

Letting Go

I had this interesting dream lastnight; I suppose I could call in introspective, since it seemed to focus heavily on my subconscious. I was on the Mexican border, right on the edge of a small water cr...... Read More
Posted 9 hours ago by thegauntlet

this is all i have tonight

I still have the granddaughter. I took her to the beach again today and managed to get some pictures that did not involve her. We had fun too though. Tomorrow she goes home and I am going to sleep for...... Read More
Posted 9 hours ago by CapturedEmotion

From One Side of the World to the Other

"For me, eating this pho is the culinary equivalent of listening to the Grateful Dead. When I listen to the Dead, I can hear each of the individual players and instruments playing separately and...... Read More
Posted 9 hours ago by JoannaContreras

Arizona-Phoenix

Arizona-Phoenix - This is a photo post containing 1 photo... Read More
Posted 9 hours ago by Dune1952

The Meeting of Two Worlds and Syncretism

The Meeting of Two Worlds can be seen as the West and East cultures slowly blending together with common interests. Before America and Asia seemed distant from one another, their beliefs, life style...... Read More
Posted 10 hours ago by Thingstodiscuss2

Power To Care

Solar System - This is a photo post containing 1 photo... Read More
Posted 10 hours ago by atogreyz

Peaceful Masterpiece

Time goes on and the pain we once felt fades into the past along with our memories. As cliché as this sounds, after we have buried our loved ones the days of our lives pass us by and the pain we once...... Read More
Posted 10 hours ago by HNicholas403

Don't Warm Me Bro!!!

There is stupid....then legendary stupid... One day…..and I hope it is soon because frankly I don’t think I am log for the world…..just me…..A LOT of people are going to wak...... Read More
Posted 10 hours ago by leebobus

unstoppable

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Posted 10 hours ago by LisaRaatz235

Pho-loving College Girls

For those of you that don’t know me, I live in a sorority house with 12 other girls. No I am not crazy, and yes I love it. Although living with so many different personalities at such a confusi...... Read More
Posted 10 hours ago by taylorlarossa

Look what they did to Europe *Must See*

http://www.wnd.com/2014/09/secret-weapon-to-take-over-america-revealed/?cat_orig=politics share with everyone, tell your politicians ,etc! "stealth jihad.” He says it’s the Brotherho...... Read More
Posted 10 hours ago by Mint769t

Family Time

Great Grandchildren - This is a photo post containing 1 photo... Read More
Posted 10 hours ago by sheltmanjoann

Another Blogster Dud

No, this post won't be visited like the ones with filth in the title or those about who did what to who, but this is amazing to me and it lifts my spirit. To those who marvel at the beauty of wha...... Read More
Posted 10 hours ago by Neo

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