Gongol.com Archives: August 2005
Brian Gongol

Socialism Doesn't Work (8.8.2005)
North Korean Propaganda Agency Simultaneously Deifies Dead Leader, Vilifies Japan
Propaganda: "The Korean people will certainly take their long pent-up revenge on [the Japanese]". What Japan did during half a century culminating in WWII was wrong, but empty threats like this one are no excuse for starving people.

News (8.8.2005)
Africa Abandons Plan to Help Japan, Germany, India, and Brazil Get Permanent Seats on UN Security Council

News (8.8.2005)
Japan Considering Adopting Daylight Saving Time
Just as the US is thinking about extending the monster

News (8.8.2005)
Japan Headed for Snap Election in September
Taxes, privatization the main issues

Business and Finance (8.8.2005)
UPS Snaps Up Overnite Freight
Antitrust lawsuits on the way? UPS owns 47% of the domestic parcel market.