George Soros, Ma Yun and some other smiling people walk around Hangzhou because hey, the crisis is over, baby!
George Soros was in Shanghai a few days ago and gave a lecture at Fudan, and then went off to meet his old buddy, Alibaba head honcho Ma Yun, in Hangzhou, where he talked without notes and generally enthralled people with his guru-ness. According to Soros China is the bomb and is already recovering from the financial crisis even as the rest of the world still founders, and yeah, he put Alan Greenspan in his place, and yeah those yangmei (Chinese bayberries) are delightfully delicious. Oh, and one of the articles had this interesting intro:
Yes, people came from far and wide on a rainy Hangzhou afternoon “in order to see that famous Jewish nose”.