On Thu, 2002-10-17 at 16:26, Madhu Menon wrote: > At 08:42 PM 17-10-02, Luther, Ron wrote: > >Hi Ashok, > > > >Wasn't everyone? Oddly enough, David Carradine starred > >in a very popular TV series here as a Shaolin Kung-fu monk > >... while Nixon was in office. > > Which, incidentally was supposed to be for Bruce Lee, but apparently the > producers decided that the audience wasn't quite "ready" for a Chinese > protagonist. > Yay, Kung-fu! A shaolin monk's journey in which each episode teaches a lesson about how to resolve a situation without recourse to violence, and yet ends in a violent ass-kicking that was the only reason to watch. Ah, Grasshopper! Seb.