I.G. Advice: Why is There No Looting in Japan?

Dear Charles, (After the quake in Japan), I read a whole article talking about how amazing it is there is not looting.  The reason given, the Japanese are actually civilized. What makes Japanese more civilized than the rest of the world?  I think it must be all the vending machines (HA!). Support Impossibly Glamorous! You…

I.G. Advice: Wish to Help Earthquake Victims?

Dear Charles, The images of the earthquake and tsunami have been horrific.  I am saddened that a great number of people in Japan have lost everything, and the ongoing reports of the nuclear disaster are nothing short of terrifying.   Support Impossibly Glamorous! You can do so by purchasing my book Impossibly Glamorous in paperback…

My Account of the Quake from Tokyo

So today people are very solemn, and the train home was completely silent.  I still feel a bit dizzy/motion sickness.  The occasional after shock will jolt my apartment.  People have raided the convenience stores of water and flashlights, and half of the businesses on my street are closed. Support Impossibly Glamorous! You can do so by…