The Korean Physicians Assocation:
Western medicine — BAD!
Antibiotics — GOOD!
“Evil Jennifer” Flinn (Fatman Seoul)
NEWS AND STUFF
War on Prostitution Goes National (Marmot)
Jangan-dong Pimps: “We Hate Renters’ Associations” (KB)
Ugh, that’s horrible. (B in J)
A man was found ELEVEN MONTHS after hanging himself.
And The Prize Goes To… (CB)
Posting suicide aftermath photos?
Ouch: The Falling Won (American in Geoje)
THINGS THAT MAKE YOU GO WHAA?
Thanks to technology, holiday highway traffic jams are gone! (TechnoKimchi)
Today’s Busted Myth
Korean paper actually says kimchi can cause cancer
“In truth the phrase ‘Korean Wave’ must disappear. It has such a nationalist tint to it and it’s no different from sticking the Korean flag on your chest and fighting.” JYP warned. “In the Beijing Olympics even if there are catcalls, if the archers shoot well they win the gold medal, but with music and other cultural products if Chinese people start booing Korea and stop buying you fail.” He cited the Jews as a role model that we should follow. There are always Jews behind all the world’s industries, but they never state in the world market that the products they made are Israeli (이스라엘것).”
We’ve been Googled!
Web 2.0 Asia blogger Chang-Won Kim – CEO of a company (TNC – Tatter and Company) that was just bought by Google
Roboseyo: So, Roboseyo, what is a 제사?
Roboseyo performs a jeisa for his mother.
I get the best things in the mail (A Geek in Korea)
When English Teachers Feel Racial Discrimination
New press release from our friends at Seoul.com justifying Korean-style racism.Entertaining read.Read the comment section on Korea Beat.Particularly like Pohang’s comment.
TIME WASTERS OF THE WEEK
An interesting quiz
Worst analogies ever written in a high school essay
Ex-Pat Living (The Korea Herald)
Topic: Derek’s Midnight Runner
Panelist: Derek (The Midnight Runner Korea Podcast)
Main Theme — Ben McPherson – “2wksnyc”
News — satya – “Silk Route Album Mix”
Things That Make You Go Whaa? — cjacks – “Candyland”
ExPat Community — Deyo – “Retro90210fun”
Time Wasters of the Week — EV Boys – “Kickin’ It in Geumchon”
Job of the Week — Bit Rationale – “Orthodox Pleasure”
Circle in a Square
Scottish Guitar Quartet
STEVE RED BAND