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"Hello, sister! Nice to see you."

JFK's legacy after 50 years

 Are you a lark or an owl?

When I first came to Canada to live, my English vocabulary was far from sufficient. Take catch-22 for instance. When a Canadian friend of mine mentioned catch-22 in a conversation with me, I did not know what he meant.

The distrust that poisons schools
Recently, a series of disgusting crimes have adversely affected the public perception of teachers, fostering distrust and spoiling the educational environment.

The son I did not need to have
I know some people are going to be offended, or at least somewhat taken aback, when they read the headline. But the reality of the situation is quite different.

Remembering Kim Deuk-ku
"Boxing is the toughest and loneliest sport in the world," former heavyweight champion Frank Bruno said in a 2005 interview. You've got all the fans jumping up and shouting ... But when you actually go in the ring, it's a very lonely and scary pl..

Sauna safety
The woman screamed before the mans head hit the floor. At first it looked like she had hit him and was running away. His arms went into spasm; although he was flat out on the floor, both were pointing up from the elbow.

The Internet, a cute Turkish girl, and me
Living in South Korea dramatically changed my life, for better or worse. While I had a lot of great times in Korea as an expatriate, I also learned that my fellow man can be pretty cold and brutal at times given the opportunity.

Returning to Korea after 30 years
On a damp dreary day, I was flipping through the television channels and stumbled upon a Korean moderator with blonde hair. I was shocked. I lived in Korea for eight years, and this wasn't the hairstyle I remembered. I started looking at Korean mov..

Flower of sorrow
"Did you know that Japan has had a great influence on Korea, economically and socially, in the stream of historical relationship between Korea and Japan such as economic and social modernization of Korea during 36 years of colonial rule and offerin..

Squirming volcanoes in Japan
In the aftermath of the great 2011 earthquake and tsunami, the volcanoes in the region of Honshu have started showing ominous signs, reports the Disaster Prevention Research Center at Kyoto University.

Strategy and tactics in life
The terms "strategy" and "tactics"(S&T) are often used in everyday life - from war games to politics, from marketing to socio-cultural functions and even to religious practices.

A small step to share happiness
A few days ago, I attended a book group meeting where young people talked about how we should live in the face of decreasing resources, destruction of the environment, and economic crises after reading a book.

'Autumn Guy'
I was in my mid-20s when my sister and I came across the phrase "Autumn Lady." It might have originated from a poem titled "An Autumn Letter" which ends noting that in autumn, a lonely woman, a wandering woman and an unfamiliar woman looks beautifu..

The inalienable rights of cabin boy
In his book "Justice," Michael J. Sandel relates a horrific episode which exemplifies "Utilitarianism verses Liberalism."

So America spies on the EU (SSR)!
I was relieved to hear that the NSA was spying on German / European governments. Its no secret Hitler wanted a unified Europe with Germany at the top. Today we have a "unified" Europe with Germany at the top. In 1944 the Nazis ordered German indu..

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