Ran across a recent anti-anti-discrimination protest in Malaysia. One where a group of ethnic Malays were going to protest the UN ICERD. The International Convention to End Racial Discrimination. This is not […]
Men are pigs.
A sideways re-entry through the turnstile, after 31 hours in transit, breeching November had me thinking gratefully about pants. Namely my own pants. My travelling pants and how vital they are having […]
A week of conferences back in the U.S., back in the U.S., back in the U.S. of A. Dropping, Jet-lagged, into the always-on news cycle has been an absolute assault. Really an […]
Small video of our meal being created in the streets of Chiang Mai. 40 Baht. Or $1.25
The names of Thai people stretch into the decades of letters, and are often unpronounceable to foreigners and, indeed, even amongst themselves.
Bangkok! If you stick a pin in the center of town and draw a circle with a 2500-mile radius there is more of the world’s population inside that circle than outside. It […]
I grew up saying the Pledge of Allegiance. My version included “under God” which was added in 1954. As a kid, I never knew it any other way, so I thought […]
Here’s a thing that makes America great,… the Bourbon Trail. Maybe I wasn’t paying attention, but since returning, I’ve heard about the ice cream trail and the donut trail winding their […]
A remarkably diverse trio of public servants at the ready. I will reach out through the internet and bop you on the nose, if you thank me for my service. Mrs. […]