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The Little Red Tea Cup
Seen at Rainbow Grocery store in San Francisco, there is a new brand of tea.  The striking package design conjures up a multiple of thoughts.  Even though economic growth and modernization in China has brought prosperity to many people, many have been left behind.   And many have been perplexed with the complexities of modern life and yearn for simpler times -- even hard times.

This socialist worker is holding up what would have been Mao's Little Red Book is now holding up a cup of tea -- all in the service of capitalism - only $7.99. 


 
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Plaid Plaid Plaid
Sometimes conventional wisdom gets in the way of creative thinking.  Sometimes conventional wisdom is good.
 
The barristas in San Francisco have been stylin' the skinny pants for a while now.  Last week I overheard two debating the nuances between slim cut and skinny cut pants (I didn't stick around long enough to hear the conclusion).  Still the guys on the left in San Francisco don't come close to the guy on the right --- seen at the Museum of Modern Art in NYC!