If you've ever wondered what the difference is between China (PRC) and Taiwan (ROC) or if there is one (I assure you, there is!), here's a GREAT article that clearly explains the very complicated political status of Taiwan. I've lived in Taiwan for over four years, and this article was eye-opening to me; it explained… Continue reading Taiwan: It’s Complicated
From the article, "Taiwan's Convenience Stores Have Everything You Need": "A recent online survey shows that each of these shops offered an average of 300 to 700 services to customers. You can literally do anything in a convenience store [in Taiwan]." Yes, yes, yes! This is what I've been trying to explain to my friends back… Continue reading Convenience Confirmed
The book, A Year of Biblical Womanhood, was published yesterday, and it is sure to cause a stir in Christian circles. I have not read the book, and based on the reviews and criticism I've seen of it, I do not plan to waste my time on it. Here are two well-written reviews of this… Continue reading Biblical Womanhood–Really?
"But just while there are times when munching on popcorn is okay, no one puts popcorn at the base of their food pyramid. Likewise, while the occasional “popcorn movie” is okay as an occasional diversion, a steady diet of nothing but mindless entertainment is not good for us." Read more at "A Diet of Popcorn."
Whoville vs. Sparta. I've read the article that Colson is referring to here; the "logic" of these ethicists is shocking, but so is the argument for abortion. Colson summarizes the issue and expresses well the call to action that we must fight for the lives of those who cannot fight for themselves.