Gary Locke, 駱家輝 the United States’ new ambassador to China, impressed China without even knowing it. And he did it by doing something for himself, carrying his own backpack and ordering his own coffee.
Locke, is the first Chinese-American ambassador to China and former governor of Washington state and most recently, former Secretary of Commerce.
Locke was seen at a Starbucks at Seattle International Airport and tried to use a coupon to buy his coffee. The barista said it wasn’t valid, so Ambassador Locke paid for it with his own credit card.
A Chinese-American businessman from Belleview, Tang Zhao Hui, got a photo of Ambassador Lock doing a simple task which Americans simply take for granted. Tang was on his way to the Silicon Valley when he crossed paths with the Ambassador. Read More→