“The Guard: South Korea”
Episode 1: Well, Blows Me Down!
Daniel Gray (Seoul Eats)
NEWS AND STUFF
Chinese Fishing Boat Took Four Coast Guard Officers Hostage!
Chinese Crew to be Charged
Blow Them Out of the Water
North Koreans Showing How It’s Done
America Gets Melamine, Too
- MiSarang snacks
- Ritz Cheese Crackers
- Cadbury Chocolate
- Danyang Day Bright Rice Crackers
- Non-dairy creamer imported from Hong Kong (includes instant coffee packs)
- Lipton Milk Tea Powder
THINGS THAT MAKE YOU GO WHAA?
Hey, But At Least We’re Not as Shitty as Taiwan!
Ranked 7 our of 8 Asian nations in a poll on tourism attractiveness
Second most expensive in five-star hotel rates
Korean Electronic Passports “Hackable in 10 Minutes”
Bae Yong-joon is the face for “The Faceshop” (POPSEOUL)
Why Ambulance Chasing Doesn’t Pay in Korea (Korea Law Blog)
The damages available in the case of shocking medical malpractice resulting in wrongful death were only W15 million (about US$13,000 at today’s exchange rate).
Why I Still Hate The Korean Internet (Chosun Bimbo)
Google will probably poop in your baby’s diaper if you’re not careful. (B in J)
Stop Stealing Foreign Movie Posters. Thanks. (Marmot)
Teach English to the stars . . . for free! (B in J)
Here’s part of an ad running on WorknPlay:
*Starting date: ASAP
*Time and Date: Will be decided after meeting but mostly it will be once a week.
1.5 hrs/1 day
*Student information : Celebrities of Climax Entertainment, CJ Entertainment
(They belong to the top 5 entertainment company in Korea, They make movies, dramas, produce albums, manage stars,..etc.)
*Notice: There will be no payment. It is a volunteer job.
It is a social networking between Entertainment/ Broadcasting celebrities and English teachers.
You will have lots of fun with Top stars and CEOs.
And you will gain a popularity being as English teacher of those top stars.
(Just like Madonna’s Trainer, Celine Dion’s English teacher ^^)
We will help you to take picture with them all the time and when you write a book they will be glad to write a recommendations for you.
Goofy Dancing Ice Cream Girl
Preview: Gangnam Fashion Festival (GAFF)
Michael Hurt gets Andre Kim to pose for Feetman Seoul
And check out those pants…
This is a bad joke. (A Geek in Korea)
90% detention rate and two crying boys.Good job!
Korean doctors charging “foreigner fees”? (B in J)
TIME WASTERS OF THE WEEK
Not that I don’t appreciate the offer (B in J)
Behold! Our shiny replacements.
You might be tempted to put your cat in there . . .
but that’d be a bad idea.
Mokpo, ROK City took that photo of his washing machine. Reminded me of this picture and unfortunate headline that accompanied it in the Joongang Ilbo.
New Dokdo shirt on the market.
The Amateur Scientist
Ex-Pat Living (The Korea Herald)
KOTESOL Seoul Chapter Conference 2009
Topic: The Ansan Professor
Panelist: Robert Wicks