Why are the Chinese a more materialistic people than that of the Western brethren?

Developing countries tend to be more materialistic than developed countries. This is because in a poorer society with a lot of population, there are very few ways to stand out and prove your worth. One of the easiest ways to ‘prove’ that you are higher social status is to buy expensive clothes or electronics or… Continue reading Why are the Chinese a more materialistic people than that of the Western brethren?

Is Wagyu (Japanese beef) or Hanwoo (Korean beef) better?

Depends on what you like. I’ve had both. In general A5 Japanese Wagyu is far more expensive and the meat is far more tender than Hanwoo beef. Eating A5 Wagyu is almost like eating the beef version of Foie Gras due to the way it melts in your mouth. Hanwoo beef tends to be somewhat… Continue reading Is Wagyu (Japanese beef) or Hanwoo (Korean beef) better?

Why is South Korea more advanced and successful than China?

The premise is debatable. Let’s take an unbiased look at the achievements of each country in the last 20 years: China since 1999: -Has lifted millions out of poverty -Sustained enormous YoY GDP growth under Hu Jintao and Xi Jinping -Hosted their first Olympics -Rose up to surpass Japan as the world’s second largest economy… Continue reading Why is South Korea more advanced and successful than China?