What do you think about China?

I guess I come from the unique perspective of having been to all the East Asian countries (China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea) and my feelings about China has changed because of this. Roughly 30% of my friends are Chinese and 40% Korean. Before I lived in Korea, I was in China for a few months, visiting… Continue reading What do you think about China?

Is China the least sexist of the East Asian countries?

In general, yes China has better gender equality than Korea and Japan. For example if you’re looking at the percentage of female CEOs (often a good measuring stick for breaking the glass ceiling) – China has the second highest proportion of female CEOs in the world List of female top executives – Wikipedia – this exceeds even the… Continue reading Is China the least sexist of the East Asian countries?

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?