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Brian WhewayMar. 31, 2015 - 05:23PM JST
In the UK we use to have hundreds of these speed cameras, but the accident rate didn't really drop, why? well every body was watching there speedo 24/7 so that they didn't speed, but the down side was it distracted the drivers, so accidents were on the up due to lack of concentration on the roads, also rear end shunts went up because drivers who were speeding slammed on there brakes to slow down, and the guy behind was watching his speedo so CRUNCH! now a lot of these cameras have been removed, originally the money/fines were supposed to go to the local police force to reeducate driver or promoting road safety, but it didn't in the end, it all went to the government ! but the local police had to buy or rent these speed cameras which cost a lot of money to run and recalibrate every two years. so with money being tight the local police force have removed them to save money!!!
What has replaced these cameras is a LED sign that detects the drivers speed and flashes that speed up on a big display board so he she can see what they are traveling at, so no fines no p***d off drivers it makes you aware of what speed your traveling at, would this be a better device to install in japan?
Posted in: New radar system looks to nab speed offenders anywhere in Tokyo
Brian WhewayMar. 31, 2015 - 04:17PM JST
Does it really matter where the cherry tree originate?
Posted in: Blooming row over cherry blossoms splits China, S Korea, Japan
Brian WhewayMar. 30, 2015 - 03:04PM JST
I hope she gets taken for a ride in the front of the van for a tour of her city, rather than having a ride in the back, I hope the mayor has said thank you!
Posted in: 93-year-old Japanese woman donates ambulance to local fire station
Brian WhewayMar. 29, 2015 - 06:19AM JST
Shiso abe... were terribly sorry for what happened we apologise etc etc...
China ... we don't believe you.
30 years time
Japanese prime minister .. were very sorry etc etc....
China ....we don't believe you.
China grow up get over it.
Posted in: Abe's advisers split over how to describe Japan's WWII actions
Brian WhewayMar. 28, 2015 - 04:34PM JST
yet again I say when is Japan going to start some sort of sex offenders register ?
Posted in: Buddhist monk arrested for filming up girl's skirt on escalator
Brian WhewayMar. 28, 2015 - 04:31PM JST
I think its about time that Japanese workers get a back bone, if you start earlier, but you boss says keep working when you should be going home, just get up and walk off. I don't know any one of my friends or staff that will work for a extra 2-3 hours for nothing!! do they have trade unions in Japan? if not now is a good time,
Posted in: Abe asks gov't employees to start work early, finish early in July, August
Brian WhewayMar. 27, 2015 - 01:18AM JST
Strategist, thank you for the info, your quite right, may be I also should have added just because she has a short skirt, this does not give him any right to film her what so ever.
Brian WhewayMar. 26, 2015 - 04:46PM JST
FightingViking, that fish should NEVER be returned to the ocean, why well if the mysterious deaths of the fish is put down to a virus,that fish could well be a carrier of the virus, thus infecting the rest of them, and you could end up with millions of dead fish, and then the question would be, can that virus be transmuted to humans? so there would be a ban on eating these fish until it has been cleared for human consumption.
Posted in: Tokyo aquarium still baffled by mystery fish deaths
Brian WhewayMar. 26, 2015 - 04:35PM JST
choiwaruoyaji: you have forgot about:
its been at the back of the wardrobe for ages!
Ive never done this type of thing before (sexual ref)
My periods don't affect me,
I've got a headache tonight.
If we were do undertake "lady lies" survey I think that the last one would be on the top of that list
Posted in: Japanese women list top 10 lies they can spot the second a guy says them
Brian WhewayMar. 26, 2015 - 04:09PM JST
In the UK we use to have public safety awareness films, they were shown on TV showing adults and children various dangers, like crossing the road, it was/is called the green cross code, the clip of film had a man dressed in a costume and he explained the dangers of crossing over the road between parked cars, he showed them where it was safe to cross and to look both ways. these films have not been shown on TV for a few years now, possibly to save money, but since they have stopped the accident rate for children has gone up.
Posted in: 11-year-old dies after being hit by dump truck; driver arrested
Brian WhewayMar. 25, 2015 - 04:14PM JST
out of all of the above comments there is only 1 thumbs down, this must be a all time low, I think that the media should launch a campaign to support the family and also bring the judges into question as to why they dished out this silly low sentence.
Can we start that here?
Will the media/papper start that campaign?
If there is any justice for this girls parents?
If there is any sense of fair play in this world?
WE need to start campaigning right now to get this ruling over turned!
Posted in: Youth gets 5-9 years in prison for killing Mie schoolgirl
Brian WhewayMar. 24, 2015 - 03:55AM JST
top tip ladies, girls IF you don't want any body filming your knickers ware longer skirts!!
Brian WhewayMar. 22, 2015 - 01:42AM JST
Despite the above comments I still think that is wonderful that Japanese and Americans vets can stand shoulder to shoulder, to respect there fallen comrades.
Posted in: U.S. veterans return to Iwo Jima for 70th anniversary
Brian WhewayMar. 19, 2015 - 04:25PM JST
I've just seen that Nissan have just given a 8000 wage pay rise, thats about £27 per month divide that by XX divide that into 40 hours per week divide into hourly wage and thats whopping 18 pence per hour !! whoopi doo. I think that 8000 yen should be per week not month!!
Posted in: Major firms heed Abe's call to raise wages
Brian WhewayMar. 19, 2015 - 04:16PM JST
I would just like to know:
1: who's funding this project?
2: is it a free down load?
3: Will you have to pay in some way to use it?
4: if its a free app, who or what is going to pay for the staff, engineers to keep the system working 24/7?
but I can see that it is going to be well used app, so good luck to the developers.
Posted in: DOCOMO develops multilingual app for disaster warnings
Brian WhewayMar. 17, 2015 - 05:05AM JST
A box of chocolate or potentially being strangled <<<<< let me think on this one just for a moment, cheap skate he deserves to be strangled, he should have appreciated her more!
Posted in: Woman tries to kill husband because he didn't give her White Day gift
Brian WhewayMar. 15, 2015 - 04:54PM JST
It looks like the island has had a real battering! WOW! I hope all of the emergency teams from around the world have packed there equipment, because they will be needed. I also hope governments and air lines will give them free passage. good luck guys !!
Posted in: Aid workers say 8 confirmed dead in Vanuatu cyclone
Brian WhewayMar. 15, 2015 - 06:33AM JST
So where, what has he been up to for the last 25 years? this does not add up, has he paid taxes? has he been employed ? why did he just disappear for all of this time?
Posted in: Man believed dead for 26 years shows up alive
Brian WhewayMar. 13, 2015 - 04:42PM JST
If they wanted a woman with big Boobies may be they should of hired Katey price! with any look she would have killed her self with theses stupid large boobies flying all over the place or knocking her unconscious !!......Damm where did I leave my wifi device??!!
Posted in: Traditionally dressed Japanese waitress runs so fast her kimono flies off in cheeky Wi-Fi ad
Brian WhewayMar. 10, 2015 - 04:28PM JST
I leaves me speechless, how low or stupid can parents get?
Posted in: Parents arrested for forcing children to shoplift
Apr. 01, 2015 - 07:00AM JST
Nice April's fool news.
Posted in: Tokyo ward 1st in Japan to recognize same sex marriage
Apr. 01, 2015 - 06:58AM JST
Great news, and a small, but symbolic, start.
I find this line quite amusing though:
Apr. 01, 2015 - 06:56AM JST
The Us and their Abe puppet are bringing Japanese people to the war after 70 years…
Posted in: Japan, U.S. look to extend naval missions after law change
Apr. 01, 2015 - 06:54AM JST
'Evangelicals have a clear passion for Israel expressed as a mad desire for religious war. The…
Posted in: The Republican road to the White House runs through Israel
ref: Black Sabbath, edited.
A party that romances the racism of their cohort is willing to…
Posted in: Republicans see Obama as more imminent threat than Putin