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Domo Arigato, Mr. Roboto! (Image heavy post)

I’m back from Tokyo although a 16 hour night sleep was in order… Jayme and I had an awesome time and it was way too short. I was definitely not ready to come back to stinky Korea. We stayed in Fussa, a little town outside Tokyo, where Yokota AB is located. Fussa is very cute,… Continue reading Domo Arigato, Mr. Roboto! (Image heavy post)

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The most random post in the history of Joes Melans…

Haircuts A little background info… I used to get my haircut only about twice a year, part of the reason was the fact that I was always trying to let it grow and then when I moved to NYC I couldn’t afford or rationalize paying $100 for a shampoo, cut and blowdry unless I had… Continue reading The most random post in the history of Joes Melans…

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Yellow Dust

Also known as “Asian Dust”, “Yellow Sand” and “Korean Smog”, this phenomenon makes living in Korea very hard sometimes.  Wikipedia has the most understandable definition of Asian Dust that I have found thus far.  We have a Yellow Sand Advisory meter on the Osan Air Base website.  There isn’t a whole lot of info on… Continue reading Yellow Dust