What’s visible on the blogs today?

  • Travels in Taiwan, a great blog with wonderful pics, has the skinny on the Great Gorge in Chiayi.
  • Prince Roy on the China blog world.
  • Does this pic indicate permission to fart? Taken on a Shihlin Night Market street.
  • This investor guide says Taiwan’s economy kicks ass.
  • ROC the Boat offers some acerbic commentary on Beijing’s Panda-based WMDs
  • Wild at Heart on the court victory by local farmers against the Central Taiwan Science Park EIA.
  • Like I always say, ya gotta learn to think like a Taiwanese….
  • David rounds up some election analysis.
  • B@Taiwan discusses teaching in a local junior high.
  • Red A, who runs an international business, has some great comments on what’s going in China and Vietnam.
  • Gem with some video on scootering in Taiwan.
  • Fili on the way everyone dresses for winter in 30C weather.
  • MEDIA: Tomdispatch has a great piece on the ramped up air war in Iraq. The New Zealand Herald on the implications of the KMT victory for dollar diplomacy in the Pacific even as the Sydney Morning Herald writes on Taiwan’s move to shore up its Pacific allies, and the Jamestown foundation has a piece on Taiwan and the Spratlys. China’s naval expansion troubles its neighbors. UPDATE: I sent the author of the piece in the NZ Herald an email discussing the many failings of his writing, but a friend in NZ outdid me by a mile.