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Beaker’s World: How to Get Robbed in China

Growing up I never traveled. I barely made it out of my state. The only reason I traveled to a neighboring state was because my grandparents lived there, and my parents had to visit them at least once a year. So I am not a smart, well traveled man who knows all the ins and outs of other cultures.

“If You Don’t Know, You Can Feel It Somehow”

I am starting a series called “Beaker’s World.” Guess who is Beaker? My husband! He agreed to share with my readers some of his stories, thoughts and opinions. Believe me, he has plenty! Remember how I mentioned once that when Beaker and I met, both of us were really poor? Well, I have omitted the fact that six months before we met, Beaker was unemployed and starving. This is his story…