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My Unusual Relationship with the English-Speaking Dentist

Dr. Kim’s office was technically in walking distance from my apartment, not taking into account the unseasonably low temperatures and my lack of experience on icy surfaces. 1,469 more words

David Sedaris

South Korean Tragedy

Yesterday a South Korean ferry capsized. Twenty-five are confirmed dead, and 271 are missing. The remaining amount have been rescued. The ferry carried 473 people, 325 of them from Ansan High School. 554 more words

102 Days In

I was looking through pictures from this year and found this one from a couple weeks ago.  It made me laugh because I feel like it is the perfect picture of real life at my house. 1,255 more words

Life

BREAKING REGIONAL NEWS: Troubling S.Korean Failures During Ferry Disaster

BREAKING NEWS: Troubling S.Korean Failures During Ferry Disaster

Hearing some very troubling news right now about the sunken ship….very shameful that President Park does not step in and do something instead of just visiting parents and… 481 more words

Opinion

Curry Deopbap

Way way waaaaaaaay back, when I first moved to Korea and Korean food scared me a bit and I couldn’t read enough Korean to figure out what I should order, I used to order this a lot.   71 more words

Travel

K League Challenge 2014 Round 5 (Previews, Predictions and Results)

The K League Challenge moves into round 5 of the 2014 season, even though we’ve only had a handful of games it’s already proving to be an exciting and interesting season. 588 more words

South Korea

Disaster Update: South Korea Ferry Incident

A passenger ship with 459 people aboard, mostly high school students, sank in waters off South Korea’s

southwest coast Wednesday morning, leaving hundreds of passengers still missing. 71 more words