And just like that, I’ve completed my Columbia master’s degree

To follow all of the pre- and day-of activities of the Class of 2013’s graduation from the J-School.

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‘The New Myanmar’: First Two Episodes Available Online

I mentioned a few weeks back that Anasuya’s new Channel NewsAsia TV show, “The New Myanmar,” would soon air. Well, the first two episodes have been broadcast, and they’re now available online. Embedded above on online here is episode one, “Artistic Freedom,” about music and the arts in the country. And embedded above on and […]

Video of the Day: “Space Oddity,” Covered…in Space

Embedded above and on YouTube here: “Space Oddity,” by Chris Hadfield.

New Yorker cartoon featuring ‘underwater’ Thai food

This week’s Mother’s Day themed New Yorker magazine cover, which you may have already seen, is remarkable. But I also found another element of the issue to be notable — for a reason that should come as no surprise given my previous posts about stateside reminders of Thailand. So: What happens when you combine the […]

Here’s a Completely Gratuitous Photo of Our Dog Ashley

File under: Just because. Here’s a recent photo, supplied by our friend P, of our beloved adopted street dog, Ashley, previously discussed here and here. Ashley turns five in August, so she’s technically a middle-aged pooch. But, as you may be able to tell in this image, she still has a youthful face and many […]