/ NEWS: Baked Alaska...it's Hot

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Michael Ryan - on 23 May 2007
Baked Alaska...it's hot? Seems like it.

With 550 people attempting to reach the top of the world, that would be Everest, it is almost ho-hum to report on the latest Everest stunt; naked whilst eating a banana, on a unicycle whilst juggling, reciting Wordsworth whilst listening to Eminem on an iPod,...

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/
Jonas Wiklund - on 24 May 2007
In reply to Mick Ryan - UKClimbing.com: Excellent written news-report! Well written and funny.

However, I think you botched the names of the Japanese climbers in question. You have written the names of Fumitaka Ichimura and Yusuke Sato in conventional occidental style with family name last, however you wrote Tatsuro Yamada's name is in Sino-Japanese style with family name first. I would suggest that you wrote all three names in occidental style, after all, Japanese climber who are household names to us are always written with family name last: Yuji Hirayama, Dai Koyamada, and Hidetaka Suzuki.

Details matter.
Michael Ryan - on 24 May 2007
In reply to Jonas Wiklund:
> (In reply to Mick Ryan - UKClimbing.com) Excellent written news-report! Well written and funny.
>
> However, I think you botched the names of the Japanese climbers in question.

> Details matter.

They do. Corrected Jonas. Thank you.

Where is that Hidetaka Suzuki? Kite surfing in Hawaii. I wonder.


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