January 28th, 2007

The People's Latte

Boston Globe

It’s an arduous walk through the Forbidden City in Beijing—first the Meridian Gate, then across one of the five bridges over the Golden River, then through a courtyard, then through the gate of Supreme Harmony, then a long courtyard, then up the steps to the Hall of Supreme Harmony, then another courtyard, then on to the Hall of Medium Harmony, and then a short walk to the Hall of Preserving Harmony, then—what’s this? A Starbucks!

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