Monthly Archives: August 2010

Riot in the Refugee Camp

One time I almost got mugged by 30 people in a refugee camp in El Salvador. Back in 2001 there was a severe earthquake, and many people lost their homes, their jobs, everything.  They were all living in a refugee … Continue reading

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The Bathroom Bandit

Today I witnessed my first blatant attempted theft: a friend almost lost her camera. Now before I go on, I must tell you that South Korea is surprisingly crime-free.  People leave their shit everywhere.  Cellphones are left on tables, purses … Continue reading

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