Meet the other Cyrus and see and take a look at our list of must-reads that will have you chatting at the lunch counter, over IM or wherever it is that people actually talk these days.
Meet the other Cyrus: Miley's brother, Trace. The boy is covered in tats, hates the Jonas Brothers and said the best advice he ever got was not to have sex with "too many nasty girls on the road." Yet he claims to be a "very respectful" young man. The pop musician is starkly different from his sister, a Disney alum with a squeaky clean image.
IKEA is a great place to shop. But some in Beijing are using the Swedish retailor as a pseudo-hotel. People spend the day snoozing in display beds, chowing down at the cafeteria and posing for photos in front of store displays.The atmosphere at the furniture and house wares mecca is more theme park than retailer.
Tourists in Shanghai will no longer be amused by signs in jumbled English. City officials are attempting to scrub the embarrassing signs -- "keep valuables snugly" or "bump your head carefully," among others -- ahead of the 2010 World Expo. Authorities have long been ashamed of the poorly phrased English signs in public.