While Korea may not be in the Southern United States, several large Korean firms such as LG Electronics, Kia, and Hyundai are. While working as an electronics technician for LG, I learned to appreciate Korean cuisine and culture. Like the South, Korea has a strong honor culture; I’d postulate we have almost as much in common with our Far Eastern friends as we do the Yankees who we share lineage with. So if you ever find yourself the guest at a traditional Korean meal, the link below might come in handy: