I guess we are just celebrating the lifting of Japanese rule which was arguably brutal for nearly half a century. Thank you America!
Check out this slide show of Korea's history. It is captivating.
It has been raining here....a lot. The North Koreans are dealing with massive flooding and have called for international aid. Floods all over in South Asia and Korea...and back home in Montana the state is burning up with numerous wildfires. Certainly makes life interesting.