CULTURAL AWARENESS: Dave Barry has some amusing links up today: This Kikkoman soy sauce ad is hysterical. Who knew there was an actual Kikko-Man? Sadly, this story on the US “chicken defense” is not a satire. It’s from Time Magazine.

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