Friday, July 3, 2009
The Last of Golmud
For those in search of Chinese idiosyncrasies, Golmud may satisfy.
During a five hour bank session I witnessed a young child urinate on the bank floor. This was small compensation for my day wasted at the bank, but here it is, nonetheless.
They don't call it a movie theatre, or a cinema in Golmud. No. They call it the "Cultural Propaganda Golmud Centre." To be fair, though, most of the movies are robot flicks. Only some are Chinese history propaganda features.
NO THROWING THE GROUND WITH SNIRE AND VARIA