Today is Chinese New Years. Mrs Skoot wanted to head down to Richmond to view the festivities. Richmond has the largest Oriental population in the Lower Mainland Area and Aberdeen Centre is one of the largest Asian Malls.
It is usual tradition for shop keepers to hang money in front of their stores. It is considered good luck for the Lion to dance in front and "capture" the funds.
Happy New Year to everyone, it is the year of the SNAKE. I was born in the year of the DOG, so I have nothing to celebrate. I don't need anymore birthdays