January 7th, 2018


Onul to kot ojaega toae ...

Highlight - "Can Be Better" [어쩔 수 없지 뭐] (lit. "can't help it")

Thanks to nf793 for turning me on to this very fun K-pop tune which is now thoroughly stuck in my head.

Long, long ago - meaning, during the first Reagan term - I spent a year studying Korean at DLI, the military language school in Monterey. This video (of a considerably more recent vintage) might give you some idea of the flavor of the expreience -

So now I have an excuse to dust off my very rusty Han-guk Mal, thanks to nf793!