And sometimes homecomings make you realize where you left your heart. You know that Heart in Oregon t-shirt they sell online now? Of course I own one. Even after three decades of life in California, going back to Oregon is like falling in love all over again.
Back in the 70s when people ate nonsensical foods, I worked in a health food store in Eugene, Oregon. It was a dream job for a hippie, but the most entertaining of all was the scraggly old man behind the cash register, Don Russell.
A recent Transport Politic article notes that not only is China willing and able to contribute its national funds to foreign projects, but also that it intends to structure its investments as an alternative to the World Bank.