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Happy Chinese New Year! The Year of the Snake (my year!) Kung Hei Fat Choy, New Year's greeting in Cantonese, or Gong Xi Fa Cai, in Mandarin. The first day of the New Year is 24th January 2001, also known as Nien Cheow Yat.
We continue with our next installment on how to watch and enjoy a baseball game.
Offense - This week's installment on offense.
The Game - Last week's installment, introduction to the game.
- see a unique perspective on some aspects of cruising, one of life's greatest
| Mental Challenges:
How many faces do you see in this picture? Click to Enlarge
Logic Problems - some of the best logic problems that I have encountered. Makes you look at problems in unconventional ways.
Nim - the game of Nim
Ten Matches - game
Twelve coins - hard problem
Bush - the key challenge here
| Emotional Challenges:
Mona Lisa - the most famous smile and beauty in the world of all time: how it relates to seeing the world, beauty, and what makes the smile so enigmatic and alluring.
- find the ball test. You might be surprised how this simple task
relates to emotional challenges.
Dance Tennis Piano - An article showing the similarity between tennis, ballroom dance, and playing the piano - how developing one's physical skill in one field can be transferred to an unrelated field.
- An article on this martial art form written by a 20 year old disciple.
Skill in Wing Chun builds health, stamina, and most of all, confidence
| Lifestyle Challenges:
Toys- Buy these?
Fortune - by your animal year
Speechmaking - an article with some pointers on how to prepare to give a speech.
English - usage at its best
Good Quotes - makes you think. The quotations here are selected not just for their insight, but also to demonstrate good and precise use of English.
Quotes - from Sports world