Hongeo: South Korea’s stinkiest food that smells like a public restroom

Hongeo is a bizarre South Korean dish with a “pungent” aroma that most people describe as a mix of dirty public toilet and wet laundry left untended for days. Made from the so-called skate, a bottom-dwelling ray fish, Hongeo is considered by far South Korea’s (and probably not only) smelliest food. In any case, It’s so stinky that many South Koreans wouldn’t come near it, let alone put it in their mouths. However, its many fans can’t get enough and swear that once you get used to it, it’s impossible…

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#TodayInHistory – October 2

October 2 – Some important events on this day. 939 👉🏼 Battle at Andernach: King Otto & Hermann of Zwaben beat Eberhard of France & Giselbert of Lutherans 1187 👉🏼 Sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from Crusaders 1492 👉🏼 King Henry VII of England invades France 1535 👉🏼 French explorer Jacques Cartier discovers Mount Royal (Montreal) 1789 👉🏼 George Washington transmits the proposed Constitutional amendments (The United States Bill of Rights) to the States for ratification 1851 👉🏼 The pasilalinic-sympathetic compass(a contraption built to test the pseudo-scientific hypothesis that snails create…

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