Yesterday as I was closing the office (like, lights were already off and I had already clocked out), a stocky little boy came in the office wearing shorts and a t-shirt out of breath from running. 900 more words
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“This city took my mother, but this city also gave me my child,” said rapper Kanye West in Thirty Seconds to Mars’ new music video for ‘City of Angels,’ which captured sentiments on the USA’s second biggest city by interviewing a variety of celebrities and every-day people. 446 more words
Before 1842, Canton (Guangzhou) was the only port in China open to foreigners.
After losing the Opium/Trade War to the British, the Chinese government finally gave in to British demands, conceding the right to trade in five port cities. 656 more words