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The Day I Wanted to Visit Ho Chi Minh

Today's Pic du Jour, the blog's 659th straight, is a reminder of the day, five years ago today, that I wanted to visit Ho Chi Minh. But he wasn't there. If you missed it, here's a very short bit I posted from Hanoi on 24 October 2010 bemoaning my bad luck with visits to the embalmed bodies of communist icons. I hope at least some of you have had…
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