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Religion and Politics, part 2: US at Odds with the World, and Getting Even...

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For some reason in the Western world, ‘getting even’ or ‘settling scores’ almost always implies violence, and ‘eye for an eye, tooth for a tooth’, etc, lex talionis, the ‘law of retaliation’, once a statute of limitations, i.e. 888 more words

The sincerity of the Thai locals 

One of the biggest reasons I love Thailand, why I cane back to Thailand after going home to the U.S and why I decided to stay indefinitely is absolutely the people.

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Thailand Foreigner

The days are long but the years are short

It has been 351 days since I packed my bags and took off for foreign lands and each one has been a unique and unpredictable adventure. 993 more words

Adventures In Thailand

"What just happened?"

I’ve uttered this phrase more times in the last year than I ever have in my whole life. Since different countries each have their own unique customs, living abroad inevitably comes with its fair share of bizarre experiences. 1,149 more words

Adventures In Thailand

Restaurant review: Gaijin - re-visit


“Gaijin” is Japanese word meaning “non Japanese” or “alien”. Restaurant has been extremely popular from the date it was established, which means you must prepare to reserve table enough early. 466 more words

Restaurant

Restaurant review: Gaijin - re-visit


“Gaijin” is Japanese word meaning “non Japanese” or “alien”. Restaurant has been extremely popular from the date it was established, which means you must prepare to reserve table enough early. 467 more words

Restaurant