Theodore Roosevelt is, all, What the blazes?!


Nicaragua has awarded a Chinese company a 100-year concession to build an alternative to the Panama Canal, in a step that looks set to have profound geopolitical ramifications.

via Nicaragua gives Chinese firm contract to build alternative to Panama Canal | World news |



The Chinese just figured out Hollywood stinks.


“I know what they don’t seem to want,” said Rob Cain, who runs and is a consultant to producers and others doing business in China. “They don’t want the same old thing, over and over again, the action blockbusters with lots of explosions.”

via Hollywood’s Box Office Heroes Proving Mortal in China –