Tuesday, December 26, 2006

hero worship

My mother tells me that every time the Yankees' Chien-Ming Wang picks up a win, one of the Taiwanese newspapers dedicates a full page to Wang, to celebrate the achievement. (Wang is the only successful MLB player to come out of Taiwan so far.) This makes that newspaper hugely popular on the days after his wins, and people (my cousin among them) run out to the newspaper stands in the mornings to buy copies before they're gone.

Here's one from his 18th win:


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