Links I Like

I have no words for these photos of “large crowd formations” in China

Why my family in China made fun of me when I said “thank you” 

Interesting perspective on good art–not just good “Chinese” art

“One of [Issa] Rae’s strengths as a writer is her ability to wring comedy out of the peculiarity of the black experience in America, specifically what W. E. B. Du Bois called ‘‘double-consciousness’’: the sense that you’re always looking at yourself through the eyes of others, and trying to pre-emptively understand what judgments and opinions they may be making about you at any given moment.”

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