Around the World in 80 Days, Day 26: The First 25 Days

It’s #ATW80 Day 26! So where does the journey stand now, 25 days in to the Search for the World’s Greatest Country? Here’s a quick rundown of the first leg of the expedition: Just Before Leaving: Larry had his last taste of American BBQ in the Rick and Bubba Show studio. To follow suit, Zachary … Read more

Around the World in 80 Days, Day 25: China By Way of Hong Kong: “One Country, Two Systems?”

Hong Kong.  The name is derived from Cantonese meaning “fragrant harbor.”  Perhaps Hong Kong smelled like potpourri when, in 1841, the English first amputated this city of more than 230 islands from China’s Manchu Dynasty.  But not now.  The fragrance is that of a locker room full of big sweaty men who’ve spent their afternoon … Read more