A second fascinating article for the day, courtesy of The Economist.
South Korea’s hangul alphabet|Superscript: The country celebrates an ingenious writing system
... As North Koreans were preparing this week to mark the 70th anniversary of the ruling Workers’ Party with the usual display of bellicosity, the South had a day off to celebrate something indigenous, brilliant and pacific — their alphabet.
Speaking of South Korea, just in case Mike Bryant is reading ... sorry, but I've yet to uncover any solid information about homebrewing supplies in your current country. I haven't forgotten. It may take until after the election, but I'll find something.