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AKBfanMay. 17, 2013 - 06:07PM JST
Almost inevitable that he would say soething else offensive. when is his planned visit to the "women of Okinawa"??
Posted in: Defiant Hashimoto says U.S. troops abused women during occupation
AKBfanMay. 17, 2013 - 12:54PM JST
3 years to make an animated movie based on a fairly basic game? Or is to br a live action version.
Posted in: Sony to release 'Angry Birds' film in 2016
AKBfanMay. 17, 2013 - 12:52PM JST
But what about the souls issue?
Posted in: How bereaved families would feel about such a new war memorial is a very big issue. If they don't feel the souls of their relatives are there, they won't go.
AKBfanMay. 17, 2013 - 09:57AM JST
He has been a disappointment indeed.
Posted in: Once a beacon, Obama under fire over civil liberties
AKBfanMay. 17, 2013 - 09:17AM JST
This will do the trick. Bet he is already packing his bags.
Posted in: Obama, Turkish PM demand Syria's Assad step down
AKBfanMay. 17, 2013 - 09:15AM JST
The dubbing into Japanese is never very good. all those deep shouty voices for men and squeaky ones for the women. Wonder how they will do Klingon.
Posted in: Voiceover
AKBfanMay. 17, 2013 - 09:14AM JST
Independence for the Ryukus, he means? Or give them to China?
Posted in: Chinese general says Ryukyu islands do not belong to Japan
AKBfanMay. 17, 2013 - 09:13AM JST
I doubt he offended "every single person in Japan". Uyoku Dantai probabaly thought he was pretty spot on. Bet the gaisensha will be going on about this over the coming weekend.
Posted in: Hashimoto says he lacked sensitivity to U.S. perception of prostitution
AKBfanMay. 16, 2013 - 04:35PM JST
I was rescued once.
Posted in: 2 children almost drown in river
AKBfanMay. 16, 2013 - 04:30PM JST
I would love to be at this meeting, if it happens. He will almost certainly say something crass to annoy them even more.
Posted in: Hashimoto offers to meet 'comfort women' to apologize
AKBfanMay. 16, 2013 - 03:40PM JST
Posted in: 'Let’s note' laptop series
AKBfanMay. 16, 2013 - 11:27AM JST
These will immediately become fetish wear
Posted in: New school swimsuit in Japan conservative and surprisingly cute
AKBfanMay. 16, 2013 - 11:13AM JST
Posted in: Pamyu invasion
He is a tosser, yes. But to the extent these businesses exist and women work in them, surely it doesn't matter if their punters are locals or US servicemen. If anything they probably welcome the additional custom and income provided by the Yanks.
Posted in: Okinawan women demand apology from Hashimoto
AKBfanMay. 16, 2013 - 10:51AM JST
Sounds like a tough old coot.
Posted in: 83-year-old man arrested for beating his wife to death
AKBfanMay. 15, 2013 - 05:37PM JST
No Maserati costs that much. Typical Chinese spivviness and poor service.
Posted in: Chinese man hires men to smash his Maserati in protest at poor customer service
AKBfanMay. 15, 2013 - 01:57PM JST
Honest Abe really is a classy guy.
Posted in: S Korean media slam Abe's 731 jet photo
AKBfanMay. 15, 2013 - 01:56PM JST
Posted in: Nissan chief welcomes yen fall
AKBfanMay. 15, 2013 - 01:49PM JST
Changi is the best airport in the world.
Posted in: Singapore's Changi implements self service and passenger processing technology
AKBfanMay. 15, 2013 - 01:48PM JST
Hurrah!!!!! Time for a new south Park episode about wrasslin'
Posted in: U.S., Russia, Iran unite to save Olympic wrestling
May. 20, 2013 - 12:57AM JST
Glad Okinawan people are demanding apology. To me, they are extremely polite that is still Japanese…
May. 20, 2013 - 12:52AM JST
I recently returned from my latest trip across Japan and never saw a SINGLE American or…
Posted in: Japan's electronics giants still bleeding
May. 20, 2013 - 12:50AM JST
OkinawamikeMay. 16, 2013 - 03:42PM JST
Thanks for the clairification, but you sort of made my…
May. 20, 2013 - 12:46AM JST
@Kazu apparently you aren't up to date on the lie detector testing. It is fool proof…
Posted in: Guilty and never proven innocent – every male train rider's nightmare in Japan
May. 20, 2013 - 12:43AM JST
Later in he month, May 27 I thiink, Hashimoto will address the Foreign Correspendents Club to…