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Zackary Downey
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An American journalist uncovers some ugly truths about the “forgotten war.”
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South Korean government should take an emergency step to assist investigation into the mass killings of civilians committed by government in the Korean War.
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A video captures the moment three US police officers shoot dead a homeless man during a scuffle in the Skid Row area of central Los Angeles.
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Latest blog entry. This one is a #BookReview for a true story from #NorthKorea.
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In 1935, Sigmund Freud penned a response to a mother who had asked him for help with her gay son. Despite the broader perceptions of homosexuality at the time, Freud took a different approach, telling the woman it's "nothing to be ashamed of.&qu...
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Latest blog entry. If you're wondering how to make some online accounts work when they're locked in Korea, this is the post for you.
Going to Korea, or traveling overseas? Want to know how to make your online services work?
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Yesterday's blog about some very annoying individuals.
Some sects just don't know when to quit.
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If you're feeling a tiny bit charitable, here are some #highschool  students up in remote #Nunavut  trying to crowdfund a graduation trip to #London  and #Paris!
We have the opportunity to take the five 2015 High School Graduates from Quluaq School on the trip of a lifetime to Paris and London!  (Trip details and cost estimates below.) Clyde River, Nunavut, is a small, remote Inuit hamlet on northern Baffin Island where Inuktitut is the first language.  T...
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Latest blog entry, where I acknowledge the impact many women have had on my life in Korea.
Reflecting on the 2015 International Women's Day.
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Fresh blog entry outta the blog oven.

Going over the delicate circus act that is engaging students through social media.
A run-through of the strategies I use to engage students on social media platforms.
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Occupation
EFL teacher with EPIK
Skills
I can draw, write, and edit video.
Employment
  • EPIK
    EFL Teacher, 2011 - present
    Cultural ambassador, and knower of all things related to the English world.
  • Crimson North
    Scroozle, 2006 - present
    Writer, designer, artist, editor, administrator, manager, god.
  • 강릉시청
    GYL Instructor, 2012 - 2014
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Currently
Gangneung
Previously
London, Ontario - Ottawa, Ontario - Winchester, Ontario - Kingston, Nova Scotia - Pembroke, Ontario - Porters Lake, Nova Scotia - Daegu, South Korea - North Gower, Ontario - Gangneung, South Korea
Story
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Artist and EFL teacher at large.
Introduction
I'm a Nova Scotian living in 강릉 (Gangneung), South Korea. I'm currently in my eighth year of teaching EFL in Korea.
Bragging rights
I'm Scroozle.
Education
  • Dalhousie University
    History/Poli Sci/Philosophy, 2003 - 2007
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Scroozle, 재커리 다우니
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Region Restrictions in Korea (And What to Do)
www.scroozle.com

Going to Korea, or traveling overseas? Want to know how to make your online services work?

Can the United States Own Up to Its War Crimes During the Korean War?
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An American journalist uncovers some ugly truths about the “forgotten war.”

Jehovah's Witnesses in Korea
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Some sects just don't know when to quit.

The Buried History: The Mass Killing of Civilians during the Korean War ...
www.humanrightskorea.org

South Korean government should take an emergency step to assist investigation into the mass killings of civilians committed by government in

Click here to support Quluaq School Grad Trip! by Heather McIsaac
www.gofundme.com

We have the opportunity to take the five 2015 High School Graduates from Quluaq School on the trip of a lifetime to Paris and London! (Trip

Extensive Reference Photographs of Original Enterprise-E Model
www.propstore.com

We are pleased to present an exclusive collection of reference photos of the original Enterprise-E model built by Industrial Light and Magic

BBC News - US police shoot homeless man dead in Los Angeles
www.bbc.co.uk

A video captures the moment three US police officers shoot dead a homeless man during a scuffle in the Skid Row area of central Los Angeles.

Social Media Strategies- The Continuing Evolution
www.scroozle.com

A run-through of the strategies I use to engage students on social media platforms.

Unearthed Letter From Freud Reveals His Thoughts On Gay People
www.huffingtonpost.com

In 1935, Sigmund Freud penned a response to a mother who had asked him for help with her gay son. Despite the broader perceptions of homosex

Oil's swoon sparks Alberta schadenfreude in rest of Canada
www.cbc.ca

Falling oil prices are hammering Alberta's economy, but not everyone seems to mind. A look into the psychology behind interprovincial rivalr

The Sochi Olympics Were Even More Of A Boondoggle Than You thought
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The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, were a scam from the very start. Sochi is a resort city with mild weather that had nothing close

2015 Winter English Camp- Nintendo Olympics
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A rundown of 2015's winter camp. Complete with PDFs and videos.

Artificial intelligence lets Mario play his own Nintendo game - Your Com...
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Korean Public School EPIK Lesson Plan Template
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If you've never made a lesson plan before, the process might be a little bit daunting. It's difficult to estimate what needs to be included,

BBC News - A quiet revolution in North Korea
www.bbc.co.uk

Capitalism seems to be growing in North Korea - quietly, of course.

Shaker Aamer's daughter: What we want most is Dad home - BBC Newsbeat
www.bbc.co.uk

Johina Aamer, the daughter of the last British resident in Guantanamo Bay, speaks out.

A comic about a sad thing that happened.
www.lucyknisley.com

There's a lot of weird secrecy and social taboo surrounding miscarriage, which is a shame. Just in case women didn't already have enough rep

Some of the best food ever. I've lived all over Ontario, Nova Scotia, and Korea and have been to many pizzerias over the years. North Gower Pizza has a robust menu with some pretty damn tasty food.
Food: ExcellentDecor: GoodService: Excellent
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
Open 10:00 AM-5:00 PM on weekdays, and 10:00 AM- 6:PM on weekends. Adults pay 6,000 won to skate, which includes the skate rental fee. If you bring your own skates, it's only 3,000 won. Not very crowded, but the ice can get pretty bumpy very quickly.
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
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