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Engrish, Bad English and Just Plain Wrong English

They try so hard but Japan and other Asian countries frequently misuse or incorrectly use words and phrases that make for so much fun. And although I tease, you have to give them credit for trying. 99 more words


Why I think Ho Chi Minh City is not for me

Back in fall 2011, I found an online promo for Air Asia which gave very good deal. Without thinking carefully, I bought one return plane ticket from Jakarta to Ho Chi Minh City for Spring 2012, simply because that destination was the cheapest I could find for that time frame. 928 more words


China's Growing Military Threat: Part 1 - The Navy

Since the 1970s, the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLA Navy) has expressed interest in operating an aircraft carrier as part of its blue water aspirations. According to a… 969 more words


Mystifying Products from Japan

Absolutely one of the funniest activities for me is spending a day at a department store in Japan. I find I learn so much about their daily lives by checking out their consumer products. 91 more words