This delicious man is Oh Min-suk (오민석). South Korean actor, born 22 April 1980. Why are all the gorgeous men born in April? Anyway, he has appeared in many films and television shows, two of which I have seen. The first show is Misaeng, where he played a hard ass supervisor to one of the… Continue reading Oh Min-suk
Month: March 2018
Cimetière du Père-Lachaise
The Cimetière du Père-Lachaise was established in 1804 and is the largest cemetery(and park) within Paris. With over 3.5 million visitors per year, it is also the most visited cemetery in the world. I understand how some people can be confused with the thought of visiting a cemetery on vacation. I get it. When you… Continue reading Cimetière du Père-Lachaise
Yudai Chiba(千葉 雄大) is a Japanese actor who I first watched on the Netflix series Final Fantasy XIV, Dad of light. He is 29 years old, and adorable. His eyes are incredibly expressive, and some of his double takes remind me of the great Bea Arthur. Another thing that makes him cute as a button… Continue reading Yudai Chiba
06 September 1901, President William McKinley was in Buffalo, New York shaking hands with people when he was shot twice in the abdomen. He died eight days later on 14 September. President McKinley was the third president to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln in 1865 and James A. Garfield in 1881. After the assassination of President William… Continue reading Guns Kill.
I recently discovered a South Korean TV show called Misaeng. One of the stars of this show is actor Byun Yo-han. He was relatively unknown before this show came out in 2014, but he has since gone on to leading roles in films Socialphobia and Ex-Girlfriend Club. He has also performed Hedwig, so maybe I'll… Continue reading Byun Yo-han
Les Invalides is a complex of buildings in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, France, containing museums and monuments, all relating to the military history of France, as well as a hospital and a retirement home for war veterans, the building's original purpose. The buildings house the Musée de l'Armée, the military museum of the Army of France, the Musée des Plans-Reliefs, and the Musée… Continue reading Les Invalides
French House Hunting 07
Looking for property in France is really a lot of fun. Sure it's time-consuming, but it allows me to travel all across the country and discover new cities and towns. Although Paris is where my heart is, there are so many beautiful cities in France that it's hard not to fall in love. The French… Continue reading French House Hunting 07
The Musée d'Orsay is a museum in Paris, France, on the Left Bank of the Seine. It is housed in the former Gare d'Orsay, a Beaux-Arts railway station built between 1898 and 1900. The museum holds mainly French art dating from 1848 to 1914, including paintings, sculptures, furniture, and photography. It houses the largest collection of impressionist and post-Impressionist masterpieces in the world, by… Continue reading Musée d’Orsay
There are so many examples of religious hypocrisy that it's really making me upset and nauseous. I understand that most religious people are good people and want to help others. The problem is that many of the "leaders" of these religious groups manipulate their audience and followers to their personal advantage. This is nothing new to… Continue reading Religious Hypocrisy
The Panthéon in Paris has to be one of my most favorite places in the world. Not only is it a beautiful building, but the remains of some of France's most notable citizens are buried there. Here are a few photos from le Panthéon.