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November 30th, 2012 - 8:12 am § in Dignity Hunts, South Korea

13 Photos: The Women of Korea’s Jagalchi Market

Busan is said to be the San Francisco of Korea. It's a city of 3.6 million and a hub of education and commerce, but much life there remains based on the sea. That's very apparent at Jagalchi Market, the biggest fish market in Korea.

February 13th, 2011 - 11:43 am § in Texas BBQ

Could Franklin Barbecue Become Best in Texas?

The Texas BBQ landscape changes more often than you might think. Franklin Barbecue, which is really just two trailers and some chairs in a former gas station parking lot, didn't even exist two years ago.

January 18th, 2011 - 11:33 pm § in Texas BBQ

Merry Christmas, Y’all: A Visit to Mills County BBQ Company, Goldthwaite, TX

In The Odyssey, people Odysseus doesn't know often take care of him on his journey. We've met many people like the ancient Greeks. One example: Chris Harry Paskett.

September 9th, 2010 - 9:02 pm § in Upper Peninsula of Michigan

An Angel of the Upper Peninsula

EXTREME CONTENT WARNING! This post on the Upper Peninsula of Michigan is most definitely R-rated.

August 29th, 2010 - 8:51 pm § in Taiwan

The Amazing Kindness of the Taiwanese People

The Taiwanese are so friendly it's almost off-putting. People helped us without needing to be asked, going out of their way so that we didn't have any trouble.

August 22nd, 2010 - 4:23 pm § in Deep South, Dignity Hunts

Real Hephzibah People

The truck screeched to a stop about ten yards from us. A voice came from the blackness behind the wheel of the pickup: "Y'all take a picture of us!"

October 24th, 2009 - 1:57 pm § in Carolina BBQ

A BBQ Lesson from Keith Allen

After Rob joined us by the wood pile, the three of us started talking BBQ and Keith Allen went into a fairly in-depth discourse into how they cook using the wood there.