The amazingly true story of how King Harold lost his eye at the Battle of Hastings

The Battle of Hastings joke came to mind on seeing a widely circulated photo of the South Korean air force honour guard performing at the Seoul International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition. Continue reading The amazingly true story of how King Harold lost his eye at the Battle of Hastings

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It’s never too late to apologize

“Comfort women” is a euphemism for the women forced into sexual slavery by the Japanese army during World War II. They were kept in numerous locations throughout Japan, Korea, China, and other South Asian countries. Many of the women survived and in old age still suffer from the trauma. Continue reading It’s never too late to apologize