Author: Isy Badger

Kino Eye

Pouring one out for Isy’s all-time favorite bar. Kino Eye, in Busan, South Korea.

Everyone who landed in Busan never thought they’d be there. After awhile, most wondered if they would ever want to leave.

Guns, Nerds & Steel: A Night out at the New Star

It was a place of forgotten love. Where poets are quoted whose names are now lost. No one went there to win anything. Only to arrange a more perfect defeat. We always drank the big pitchers made from hard plastic. We spent Popeye’s 24th birthday there, and one night, after we accidentally started a melee…