Daily Archives: December 16, 2003

Kim Jong Il, Blogger-in-Chief

Although my many Korean students unanimously disagree, in a typical fit of Know-it-all-ism the Dowbrigade firmly believes that North and South Korea will be united, a la Germany, before the end of the decade. Part of the reason we believe … Continue reading

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Hidden Dangers of Pornography

Seventeen people were injured Monday night when a Municipal Railway bus swerved off Mission Street and crashed into an adult video store, police said. One of the injured, a 60-year-old man, was in critical condition with head injuries. The accident … Continue reading

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Finally – Political Heavyweights

VS. After decades in the political wasteland, Giants once again stride over the American political scene.  The nascent century has finally produced a Presidential confrontation worthy of George Washington vs. John Adams (1789), Thomas Jefferson vs. Aaron Burr (1800), FDR … Continue reading

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Amazing But True

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Welcome to the United States

We have been a happy household at the Dowbrigade lately, the lovely Norma Yvonne has finally been granted a Green Card. Its seems that at last, after six years of marriage, five-and-a-half years after our initial Green Card interview, after … Continue reading

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Google Adds Features

Always looking for new ways to organize and retrieve information, Google has forced me to rewrite "10 Things I Bet You Never Knew about Google". I guess I’ll wait for one more good one and upgrade to "A Dozen Things…." … Continue reading

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