Doll day

“Hina” dolls depicting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy are displayed at Kyugetsu doll company in Tokyo on Thursday. The special “hina” dolls are on display to celebrate the upcoming Doll Festival, or Girls’ Day, slated for March 3. Japanese written between Japanese and U.S. national flags reads: “Friendship.” 

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    kwatt

    Oh no! This situation is husband and wife. Abe's wife may be jealousy and give him a divorce.

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    Kato_Koshiro

    @kwatt That's why it's written 友好 (friendship) behind the hinaningyo.

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    CrazyJoe

    The rule with the dolls is: look but don't touch.

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    Ranger_Miffy2

    Too funny!

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    toshiko

    MaHina matsuri is 3/3 kawaii ningyo, Some company has humor.

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    Juan Carlos Roman

    another meaning of Friend-Zoned

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    OssanAmerica

    PM Abe Shinzo is 5ft 10 inches, Ambassador Caroline Kennedy is 5ft 11 in..... looks inaccurate to me unless Abe inherited Kim Jong Il's shoes

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    toshiko

    To show 友好 Carolyn doll is sitting on chair. She did not insult short Japanese men, Abe doll has padded waraji-geta. Carolyn is bare feet.

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    gubijin

    Tacky.

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    80393

    ossan- that was my first thought too. but i looked at some pictures of them together and he looked clearly taller. maybe lifts in his shoes?

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    TrevorPeace1

    Who cares? Trite, even cliche, promo. Nothing else. Won't sell me a doll.

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