Infographic: The Diet Debunker
Sep13

Infographic: The Diet Debunker

You know how I am skeptical of all the diet fads, especially the health claims attached to Korean cuisine. Korean cuisine, when done right, is quite healthy. But sometimes promoters are too eager to attach wild claims (Kimchi cures SARS) or use some flaky diet scheme to give the cuisine credence. Here is an infographic I was handed about various popular diets, like the Paleo Diet. It weighs their pros and cons while distilling them to...

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Bad Moon?

Share it if you get it. (Hint: Think CCR) GD Star Ratingloading...

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Poll at 10: What's Your Favorite Ramyeon?
Feb12

Poll at 10: What's Your Favorite Ramyeon?

10 Magazine has posted a poll asking readers what their favorite brands of Korean ramyeon (or “ramen”) are. Vote for yours! GD Star...

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Weblog Awards

This is a public service announcement, um, announcing, that the Weblog Awards have opened nominations. Hmm, I wonder who could qualify for “Best Asian Weblog.” GD Star Ratingloading...

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Where Meat Comes From

This is one of those few areas where I’m political about food. Yes, I make fun of vegetarians a lot, but I respect them a lot more than meat eaters who want to pretend that their meat doesn’t come from a live animal. I myself have helped slaughter turkeys and have helped break down a pig. I thought the experiences would turn me off to eating meat. In fact, they helped me respect and appreciate where our food comes from....

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Globat Alert

I’d change hosting providers, but I’ve already paid for a few years hosting already. This is an alert to anyone hosted by Globat–they are doing it again. Here’s the email they sent out to everyone. Dear Joe, On Monday of this week, we sent you an e-mail with our new GloVault(tm) product upgrade offer that also included 3 free months of Web hosting and a price-freeze guarantee all for just $49.95. There is...

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