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  • Panda Inn – Horton Plaza

    In the beginning I remember old seedy movie theaters on this spot of land.  They were demolished to make way for Horton Plaza.  I liked the bright pastels and the design was like something out of an Escher artwork.  It’s easy to get lost in Horton Plaza.  I avoid losing my car here by parking […]

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  • Mandarin Canton Restaurant

    Just like those little Viewmaster slides, there’s a inherent magic that’s captured in 3D that you can’t get in drawn animation or in CG. Henry Selick There are things captured in my memory that persist to this day.  My first Viewmaster with images of the San Diego Zoo back in the early days.  My first […]

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  • Henry’s Hunan

    My first visit to San Francisco with Mari we found the most delicious fried rice ever at Chef Jia’s.  The flavors from the wok, the seasonings, and the meats were divine.  After they closed we have tried the fried rice at many places but none have been as good.  Seeing as Chef Jia’s was a […]