About the List Compiler

While seeking to be somewhat objective, in the compilation of these Lists the compiler's subjective judgment has inevitably played a significant role. Therefore, some salient background of the compiler of these lists is included for reference:


  • Born in the 70's in a metropolitan city in East Asia
  • Fully bilingual in English and Chinese
  • Attended undergraduate in US in the 90's
  • Works in a multi-national firm headquartered in US
  • Has lived in Hong Kong, the United States, mainland China and Japan
  • Loves buying and reading books
  • Loves creating lists of various sorts
  • Self-proclaimed "lifelong freshman" who supports his family and studies with a full-time job


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