Tag Archives: Vietnam

These shrimp taste a little funny


I am a big fan of wild American shrimp.  I came across an article recently that gave me a really good reason to remain a big fan of wild American shrimp.  It seems that some farm raised shrimp imported from … Continue reading

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Fool me once, shame on you, fool me twice…


I came across an article last week in Businessweek that discussed New Balance and the current effort underway by the Obama administration to conclude yet another free-trade deal, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, with eight Pacific nations, including Vietnam.  Vietnam now ranks fourth among the world’s footwear … Continue reading

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What’s in a name?


I came across this story the other day in the Washington Post.  A Vietnamese businessman bought the town of Buford, Wyoming, lock, stock and barrel.  Pham Dinh Nguyen has big plans for Buford; “Frankly, I just see Buford as part of the … Continue reading

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