Posts Tagged ‘Korea’

March 9th, 2018 - 12:01 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

Can Trump Take The Stage as a World Leader?

This is high stakes, end of the world, diplomacy. Whatever you think of Trump, talking with Kim Jung Un could be the event that puts DJT into history, for good or bad! The problem is that Trump is about as ignorant as any  one can be about foreign policy.  The Koreas are only part of […][...]

April 14th, 2017 - 8:18 am § in Foreign Affairs

Scary Times on Korean Peninsula

China says North Korea tension has to be stopped from reaching ‘irreversible’ stage[...]

December 7th, 2016 - 12:03 pm § in Jews, Misc.

Of Korea and The Jews

Brooklyn, NY – A Harvard University senior named as a Rhodes Scholar last week said it was her upbringing on the outskirts of Borough Park that influenced her decision to pursue a career as a professor of Jewish history. The daughter of Korean immigrants, 21 year old Nancy Ko grew up fascinate[...]

February 23rd, 2016 - 2:57 pm § in Misc.

Cure for all that ails you: YUK GAE JANG


February 4th, 2015 - 11:57 am § in Hypocrisy

South Korea debuts new parking spaces that are wide, pink, and really sexist

(Marshall Astor/Flickr) What better way to promote gender stereotypes than to paint them all over the ground in a city of 10 million people? South Korea has a message for the women of Seoul: you are bad drivers, but we care about you, so here, enjoy these new parking spaces that are wide enough to [[...]

December 23rd, 2014 - 2:40 pm § in Uncategorized

A Christmas Movie

 Charles Park on FACEBOOK   OK. I will go to any local theater in Southern California that shows the movie Interview. I was planning to brush it off and not see it… Sony hackers threaten US cinemas Hackers targeting Sony Pictures have threatened to attack US cinemas showing the studio’[...]

December 2nd, 2013 - 4:03 am § in Misc.

US carriers urged to comply with China air zone rules

China announced on Thursday it was deploying warplanes in the area for surveillance and defense of a zone it claims contains parts of its territory. (excerpted and expanded from BBC News) The US announced that it expects its civilian aircraft to observe China’s newly imposed  air defense zon[...]

March 26th, 2012 - 10:33 am § in Misc.

Samsung Sues Apple In South Korea Over iPhone 4S and iPad 2 Patent Infringement

Samsung Sues Apple In Korea Over iPhone 4S and iPad 2 Patent Infringement[...]

February 3rd, 2012 - 5:39 pm § in Misc.

Interview with Kim Jong Il

The Onion, PYONGYANG, NORTH KOREA—In surprisingly candid remarks today following his father’s death, Kim Jong-un, heir apparent to North Korea’s highest government post, expressed doubt that he was sufficiently out of his mind to succeed longtime dictator Kim Jong-il. Kim says the task[...]

January 31st, 2012 - 10:37 am § in Misc.

Is Apple in North Korea?

More evidence of something peculiar happening in the hermit kingdom.  In 2008, Korea’s Dear Leader blessed his subjects with the gift of 3G.  Now iPhones are showing up in the hands of North Korean military even though cellphones have been banned as part of the country’s 100 days of mo[...]