India 2010-2011

Man Loses Christmas Karma Points for Wearing Santa Hat on Christmas

Man Loses Christmas Karma Points for Wearing Santa Hat on Christmas

Two years ago, I ruined Christmas for my family by going to India on Christmas day. While they merrily cooperated by celebrating Christmas a full day early, I’ll always know that they were sitting around the fireplace on the 25th, wondering if I was the Grinch Who Stole Christmas..and then gave it back, 24 hours(…)

Flickr Fototraganza

This time of year is really busy for me.  Since, you know, I’m a skier. In light of that lack of time, here are a couple sets of photos from the past year, all available for your viewing pleasure on my Flickr: India China Korea Hawaii Alaska

Are Big Cities for You?

A list of the most populous cities, according to Wikipedia, that I’ve visited on this planet. 5 Beijing, China 11,716,000 10 Delhi, India 11,007,835 11 Seoul, South Korea 10,575,447 22 Lima, Peru 7,605,742 39 Santiago, Chile 5,012,973 43 Kolkata, India 4,486,679   51 Los Angeles, United States 3,792,621   54 Busan, South Korea 3,600,381  (…)

How to Become Accidentally Racist…for 3 Weeks

How to Become Accidentally Racist…for 3 Weeks

Driving through sparsely populated western Minnesota to Milwaukee’s own General Bradley International Airport early Tuesday afternoon, my mom sought my earnest opinion of girls whose skin has been scored with the permanent ink of tattoos. In response, I expressed my humble (and, generally, undecided) preference towards the artistically analogous, temporary stylings of Indian mehndi, commonly(…)

Tony Feeding a Monkey in India

Tony Feeding a Monkey in India

That’s a normal title for an entry, right?

Foreign Habits of a Friend

Foreign Habits of a Friend

Tony does this. …it’s just something he does.