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CrazyJoeOct. 24, 2014 - 08:51AM JST
The matter of who had the right of way is of little matter now.
Posted in: 2 killed in tour bus-truck collision in Hokkaido
CrazyJoeOct. 24, 2014 - 08:44AM JST
This man needs to be flogged.
Posted in: New trade minister hit by S&M bar scandal
CrazyJoeOct. 24, 2014 - 08:35AM JST
I respect the Supreme Court's decision. Discrimination should be banned on past or present state of pregnancy. Most Japanese women are given only two cards to choose from - childbearing without a real career or a career without children.
Posted in: Top court rules in favor of pregnant woman who was demoted
CrazyJoeOct. 24, 2014 - 08:10AM JST
Sadomasochism is just a matter of different strokes for different folks. Too bad I couldn't attend that evening's "venue".
CrazyJoeOct. 23, 2014 - 06:20PM JST
Suicide is often a cry for help, and if someone can find what the problem is, a life may be saved. People should not be afraid or ashamed to seek help.. However, people who are determined to kill themselves can usually find a way to do it, despite the best efforts of family and friends to prevent it. Suicide is not something that happens to other people. It happens to people we know. It happens to ourselves. Hope the baby is well taken care of.
Posted in: Mother holding 1-year-old baby jumps in front of train in Tokyo
CrazyJoeOct. 23, 2014 - 12:32PM JST
There still is no way to prevent a determined fanatic - especially a suicidal one - from killing innocent people for some personal, political or religious cause.
Posted in: Canadian soldier, gunman dead in parliament attack
CrazyJoeOct. 23, 2014 - 10:54AM JST
It was her son (high school student) who first notified police after finding her mother lying in blood. I hope he gets through this.
Posted in: Woman found stabbed to death; suspect jumps from building roof
CrazyJoeOct. 23, 2014 - 09:06AM JST
Hope police catch all the guys on top of the pyramid who often disappears.
Posted in: 3 members of phone fraud group arrested
CrazyJoeOct. 23, 2014 - 08:56AM JST
The Japanese prosecutor's decisions are too often slanted in the government's favor.
Posted in: Prosecutors set to rule on Fukushima indictments against TEPCO execs
CrazyJoeOct. 23, 2014 - 07:55AM JST
The challenge is to train as many people as possible in the operation of this user friendly medical marvel.
Posted in: Man revives woman with AED, but branded 'pervert' for removing her clothes to apply electrode pads
CrazyJoeOct. 23, 2014 - 02:38AM JST
Bradlee overcame polio as a teenager and served on destroyers in the Pacific during World War II. He got his first
reporting job at The Post because it was raining too hard for him to bother getting off the train at Baltimore and applying
at The Sun, as he intended. (Bradlee Memoirs Recall Jack, Jackie, 'Deep Throat)
Posted in: Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies at 93
CrazyJoeOct. 23, 2014 - 02:22AM JST
Many Japanese politicians (a generally colorless lot) don' t really know where to draw the line.
Posted in: Abe's troubles may not end despite resignations of two ministers
CrazyJoeOct. 22, 2014 - 05:58PM JST
A collapsible issue with the Takata airbags?
Posted in: Faulty Takata air bag warning expanded to 6.1 million U.S. cars
CrazyJoeOct. 22, 2014 - 09:26AM JST
"U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker is urging Japan to be bolder in opening its markets to help reach a deal on a pan-Pacific trade agreement." The opening of Japanese markets would set the business community to swooning.
Posted in: U.S. urges Japan to be bolder in opening markets
CrazyJoeOct. 22, 2014 - 07:54AM JST
The purpose of it is what the military calls "joint and bilateral interoperability." It means that the Americans can integrate well with their Japanese counterparts, and that different branches of the U.S.military can integrate well with each other.The ability to work together is especially important, considering the short tours of single U.S. troops in Japan. One of the key benefits of the exercise is the opportunity for pilots to compete against dissimilar aircraft. The United States holds a similar annual exercise, called Foal Eagle, with South Korean troops.
Posted in: U.S., Japan to conduct joint military drill for island defense
CrazyJoeOct. 22, 2014 - 03:53AM JST
Most military families experience combinations of the following difficulties at different points in their lives - serious financial pressures, frequent moves, family separation, isolation from peer and family support systems, and strong pressure on the wife not to jeopardize her husband's career as a servicemen. These factors are also frequently associated with domestic violence in the general population.
Posted in: SDF member arrested over murder of wife
CrazyJoeOct. 22, 2014 - 03:32AM JST
The girl is telling her mommy not to buy any TEPCO stocks.
Posted in: Follow the leader
CrazyJoeOct. 21, 2014 - 07:48PM JST
Thar's a very light sentence for killing someone. Nelson Mandela served almost 30 years in prison and he didn't kill anyone.
Posted in: Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison for killing girlfriend
CrazyJoeOct. 21, 2014 - 07:15PM JST
The first time you get hit, leave. And take the children
CrazyJoeOct. 21, 2014 - 06:57PM JST
There are three pillars in Japanese policy toward Koreans: assimilation, expulsion and control.
Posted in: Hashimoto, Zaitokukai chairman get into shouting match
Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:22AM JST
Not only does 政治資金 include my tax money - it makes up the largest part of…
Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:21AM JST
Greenleaf - nuclear power is awesome, TEPCO sucks. You need to distinguish the two. France gets…
Posted in: Fukushima film shows reality sinking in for 'nuclear refugees'
Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:20AM JST
cant blame this one on foreign suppliers
Posted in: Honda executives to take pay cut after fifth Fit hybrid recall
Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:16AM JST
I'm thinking of taking a trip to North Korea. I would probably be kidnapped and jailed…
Posted in: Japan to send team to N Korea for update on abductee probe
Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:05AM JST
@Nigelboy "As usual, many posters are misinformed for these are not 'tax dollars' that were used…