North Korea: Latest News


The link below is to an article reporting on the latest news concerning the North Korean crisis.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/apr/13/north-korea-south-kim-missiles

Japan: Two Years On from Devastating Earthquake and Tsunami


The link below is to an article (with photos) that looks at Japan two years on from the devastating earthquake and tsunami.

For more visit:
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/03/japan-earthquake-2-years-later-before-and-after/100469/

Article: Japanese Women Wear Diapers to Save Time


In Japan women are increasingly turning to diapers to save time. Time is saved by not having to go to the bathroom. I sure hope this isn’t something that catches on in Australia.

For more visit:
http://www.odditycentral.com/news/ultimate-slobs-japanese-women-wear-diapers-to-avoid-going-to-the-toilet.html

Article: Sea Shepherd Boss Flees Germany


Paul Watson, founder of Sea Shepherd has skipped bail in Germany and fled, fearing extradition to Japan. He was being held for offences allegedly committed in Costa Rica. I wonder if there was an Ecuadorian Embassy nearby? Just a thought. 

For more on the story, visit the link below:
http://www.smh.com.au/environment/whale-watch/sea-shepherd-founder-fears-extradition-to-japan-flees-germany-20120726-22ubu.html