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August 29, 2011



Do they have questions about counting the vegetables in the market when it comes time to introduce the concept of negative numbers?

chris young

Is the term rendered here as "bastard" a literal translation, or what does it mean in Korean?


It's this kind of teaching that gives Michael Gove a massive erection, isn't it?

Barry Freed

That's a proper fuckload of bastards.


"Wolf-like Bastards" no less.

AFAIK, hangul script is actually semi-alphabetic, but in a kind of Chinese derived format, so you can pack different signifiers into one "character", presumably including one for illegitimacy.

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