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The Bank of Korea Museum

Riding home from Seoul this week, I passed by the old Bank of Korea building (and present day museum). From the bus’ window, I snapped this picture with my iPhone…

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ASIA NOW: Disgusting, but delicious Asian food

Taking a trip to Asia can mean stepping outside your comfort zone. Today on Asia Now, three exotic food experiences: Kopi Luwak, Cobra, and Tarantulas. Asia Now is licensed under…

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ASIA NOW: Unrested talks collective self-defense

The Japanese cabinet approved Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s reinterpretation of Article 9 to allow the mobilization of armed forces in collective self-defense. Roughly half of Japan is against the measure…

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Booze and sound

I have a conversation with myself while drinking about podcast sound and talk to an invisible Christopher Mast.

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ASIA NEWS WEEKLY: July 4, 2014

The July 4th edition of the Asia News Weekly Podcast discusses the following stories: Japan’s Collective Defense North Korea’s Missile Launches Rebuilding Thailand China meets opposition in Hong Kong and…


Jongno O(5)-ga [Seoul]

Jo and I stayed in Seoul over the weekend. Why? We both had events and were going to be out late. Since it costs $50 to get a cab back…

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ASIA NOW: Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Japan enacts collective defense, China’s Xi visits South Korea, detained Americans set to stand trial, and a touching wedding on today’s Asia Now podcast. Text and Links here. Asia Now…

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KAM Chats: Good-bye Korea?

They say that all good things come to an end. In this week’s Korea and More Chat, I share the news Jo and I have known for quite some time:…

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The new QuikPod SPORT

Over the past two years, I’ve really changed the way I’ve shot my videos. Everything used to be handheld, but that changed a couple of years ago. When I started…

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ASIA NOW: Monday, June 30, 2014

New theories on the fate of Malaysian Airlines flight 370, troubles for teens in South Korea, Japan and the DPRK are set to meet once more, Seoul clamps down on…