It’s as if Nothing Ever Happened Here in China

China left its vulnerable people to fend for themselves in a deadly Covid outbreak. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Lucy Meng Original Source: NY Times >>

Year of the Tiger Overshadows the Olympic Panda

In Beijing, the Lunar New Year has been a bigger preoccupation for many residents, while others have gone back to their hometowns for the holiday. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Keith Bradsher Original Source: NY Times >>

Another Covid Winter, but Our Quarantine Comforts No Longer Work

Americans have spared little expense over the past two years turning their homes into cozy havens. That doesn’t mean they want to spend another winter in them. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Ronda Kaysen Original Source: NY Times >>

How Truck Drivers Cook on the Road

Long-haul drivers are under intense pressure this season, but many will carve out the time (and the onboard space) to make steaks, turkeys and charcuterie boards. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Priya Krishna Original Source: NY Times >>

A Bored China Propels Box Office Sales to a Record

“Detective Chinatown 3” received tepid reviews, but Covid-19 travel restrictions drove many to the movies when they might have been journeying to their hometowns instead. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Amy Qin Original Source: NY Times >>

5 Things to Do This Weekend

Our critics and writers have selected noteworthy cultural events to experience virtually. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Original Source: NY Times >>

To Avoid an Outbreak, China Cancels Lunar New Year for Millions of Migrants

China has added restrictions, offered incentives and appealed to a sense of filial and national responsibility, in an effort to prevent about 300 million migrant workers from going home for the holiday. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Javier C. Hernández and Alexandra Stevenson Original Source: NY Times >>

Forget ‘Dry January’ and Other New Year’s Resolutions

It seems a long time since we pledged to drink less, eat better, exercise more, cut spending and stop doom-scrolling. Be gentle on yourself: It’s been a tough month. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Maria Cramer Original Source: NY Times >>

Para un 2021 más sano, conserva los mejores hábitos de un año muy malo

Estás a tiempo de empezar mejor el 2021: evita los tradicionales propósitos de enero y aparta tiempo para reflexionar sobre el Año Nuevo. NYTimes New Year’s Eve Tara Parker-Pope Original Source: NY Times >>