What would a site called “WORTHOG” (or “WORT-HOG” because WORTHOG was taken) be without some mention of beer? “Wort” is unfermented beer, and fermented beer happens to be my favorite drink. “Hog”…well, I do love pork. Especially when it’s in a nice bowl of ramen, …
Month: July 2008
Endless toil. A taxi driver told me he works 13 hours daily, with one day off every two weeks. The guy who cuts my hair said he works 10 hours per day, every day. The waitress in my favorite vegetarian restaurant said that she has one day off each week. My day is relatively short…I leave my apt at 745 and get back a little less than 12 hours later. As my barber said regarding his work schedule, “This is Hong Kong style.”
I’ve met two gals named “Apple”, a guy named “Ice”, and a girl named “Clifton”. I work with a guy who calls himself “Ram”. Here’s how he explained it, “I need provide english name in first day of high school. I like computer class. Therefore, using RAM for my english name.” That’s right, it’s RAM as in Random Access Memory! I’ve yet to run into a boy named Sue.
Update…there’s a “Ball” who works in my office.