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NORTH KOREA: Oops, lost my compass

Letter by Michael E. Arndt, Tacoma on Aug. 27, 2010 at 1:05 pm with 7 Comments »
August 27, 2010 1:41 pm

I find it extremely difficult to believe that an English instructor (Aijalon Gomes) couldn’t maintain his compass and slipped, stumbled or fell into North Korea.

Were there no signs that he was close to peril? Was he texting? What was it he expected other than “Watch this!” notoriety?

Bill Clinton previously went after after two other lost sheep and brought them home. Now Jimmy Carter goes after another off-course lamb. No wonder we look like a nation of uncontrolled fools. But then Mom, Dad or some ex-president is always on hand to bail us out. Good grief!

Leave a comment Comments → 7
  1. An American national while (c”mon) “accidentally” on the N. Korean border ignores his Google-Earth hybrid map
    (which every 12-year-old probably now has) and “oops, whadya mean under arrest?
    Meanwhile :
    2000 Mexicans mule across our border last night.
    Carter does a much publicized “rescue of apology” to Kim Jong Il, while :
    We offer free legal, translator services, education, housing and employment opportunities to Illegal invaders ,that’s right, invaders.
    Solution: Trade 1 Janet Frogpolitano for 1 Kim Jong Il. He seems MUCH MORE serious about borders and she’d be more valuable to everyone by being “transferred” to NK, no ?

  2. iamjimbo says:

    LOL lars… 2 -4- 2

  3. Sumner401 says:

    Are you 12 and doesn’t school start soon?

  4. donjames says:

    Hey, how else can lil’ kim get his ‘ol drinkin’ buddies jimma and bubba over for some fine cubans, a little Texass holdem, and a bottle of Johnnie Walker Blue?

  5. Roncella says:

    It would be interesting to find out just what North Korea got for the release of their captive. Jimmy Carter just can stay out of the Camera’s way for too long. Both Jimmy and Bill love the spot light and have huge ego’s to feed.

  6. Roncella ,you can add obamas name to that list

  7. Having been at the DMZ, I find it very difficult to believe that anyone can just “stumble” into North Korea. Maybe a little too much mekju, or so ju? The whole thing stinks.

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