News from Myanmar (Burma): How to Follow the Events Online

Bangkok, 3 p.m. — Things are heating up next door in Myanmar, the country formerly known as Burma. AP/CNN says that police have now begun cracking down on protesters. Here are a few online news resources for those of you who’d like to follow the events: — A Google news search for Burma or Myanmar […]

Jalapeno pepper hands: how to cure the burn

🌶️ Update, August 19, 2018: It’s been fourteen years since I first published this post, and the comments just keep coming. It seems this affliction is still plaguing folks. Read through and please weigh in with your suggestions below! July 3, 2004: The story of my friend’s accident involving jalapeno peppers. Read his tale and […]