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CrazyJoeApr. 24, 2014 - 08:20AM JST
If a non-sexual relationship ( having lunch, dinner ) is considered adultery, no one will be left in town.
Posted in: Judge sets new line for adultery in landmark case
CrazyJoeApr. 23, 2014 - 10:43AM JST
Japan is pursuing a policy of unrestricted rapacity, not only toward whales but towards dolphins and other marine creatures. Japan should end its ruthless destruction of the great whales.
Posted in: 60% of Japanese support whale hunt; 14% eat whalemeat, survey shows
CrazyJoeApr. 23, 2014 - 07:28AM JST
Some pragmatism among the nations could soothe relations and defuse one of the world's hottest tinderboxes.
Posted in: Asia tensions simmer as Obama set to arrive in Tokyo
CrazyJoeApr. 22, 2014 - 03:27PM JST
I used to think that once my light turned green, the intersection was mine. Well I changed my tune after nearly getting run over by a Japanese dump truck on one occasion. Drivers who have been pushing their luck and running red lights, better start considering the consequences if they cause an accident. The Japanese police will not be kind.
Posted in: Driver turns herself in to police for failing to stop at yellow traffic light
CrazyJoeApr. 22, 2014 - 10:46AM JST
Jingoism at its worst.
Posted in: 146 Japanese lawmakers visit Yasukuni shrine
CrazyJoeApr. 22, 2014 - 09:14AM JST
It's about time that Abe (Japanese government) stopped hiding behind this cloak of amnesia about what went on in the 1930's and 1940's.
Posted in: Obama, Abe to address negative images at summit
CrazyJoeApr. 22, 2014 - 09:02AM JST
Japan's door is open but China keeps breaking the windows all the time.
Posted in: Troubled history fuels Japan-China tension
CrazyJoeApr. 22, 2014 - 08:19AM JST
Sure to leave your ears popping at 72km/h.
Posted in: Hitachi to provide world's fastest elevator to China
CrazyJoeApr. 21, 2014 - 01:40PM JST
You can watch the live stream in Japan > http://watchlive.baa.org/
Posted in: Boston Marathon looks to emerge from shadow of 2013 bombing
CrazyJoeApr. 20, 2014 - 10:50AM JST
The security issues and the economic issues and the diplomatic ones are so intertwined that you cannot work them separately. The word is "confluence". The U.S. is a Pacific power and intends to remain one.
Posted in: Asia seeks Obama's assurance in territorial spats
CrazyJoeApr. 20, 2014 - 07:38AM JST
Good to see the equestrians honoring man's other best friend.
Posted in: On target
CrazyJoeApr. 19, 2014 - 01:17PM JST
The underground economy will flourish.
Posted in: Gov't cuts economic view after sales tax hike
CrazyJoeApr. 19, 2014 - 12:53PM JST
The Japanese investment boom in Southeast Asia is increasingly driven by the objective of establishing strategic control of
the mega-markets of the next decade.
Posted in: Japan's investment in Southeast Asia surges
CrazyJoeApr. 19, 2014 - 12:05PM JST
Such security is overreactive and oppressive.
Posted in: 16,000 police mobilized to protect Obama
CrazyJoeApr. 19, 2014 - 08:40AM JST
The Japanese tendency to reach decisions by consensus hampers trade and works against Japanese consumers, keeping prices high. And because a consensus is required in a given area where the U.S. would like to open up competition, if there are businesses in that area that would rather not have competition, they're often able to carry the day.
Posted in: Stalemate remains in Japan-U.S. talks on TPP
CrazyJoeApr. 18, 2014 - 11:20AM JST
Japanese legend is that Japan rides on the back of a giant catfish. The Ritcher magnitude scale is no longer widely used. It's been replaced by the moment magnitude scale.
Posted in: M4.7 quake jolts Kanto region; no tsunami alert issued
CrazyJoeApr. 17, 2014 - 06:14PM JST
The comfort women issue is a major stumbling block in smoothing relations between the two countries. It should be removed.
Posted in: S Korea, Japan hold rare 'comfort women' talks
CrazyJoeApr. 17, 2014 - 11:18AM JST
Young children should never be permitted to "watch" themselves.
Posted in: 6-year-old boy dead, 3-year-old girl in coma after being swept away in river
CrazyJoeApr. 17, 2014 - 07:21AM JST
There's nothing traditional or cultural about modern whaling techniques.
Posted in: Lawmakers demand gov't 'redesign' whaling program
CrazyJoeApr. 16, 2014 - 09:51AM JST
We will have no effective deterrent to corporate crime until executives face the risk of jail time.
Posted in: U.S. indicts 3 in Bridgestone price-fixing case
Apr. 24, 2014 - 03:52PM JST
Oh, yes! That is exactly how one burps a baby! Just smack them around the head…
Posted in: Babysitter arrested for abusing 5-month-old boy in Kawasaki
Apr. 24, 2014 - 03:51PM JST
Uh-Oh (.com) ; can you say " LIVE FIRE exercise " ?
Posted in: Obama says Senkaku islands covered by security treaty
Apr. 24, 2014 - 03:50PM JST
Any idiotic release of nuclear weapons would assure Russia's destruction.
The initial conversation was about a…
Posted in: Russia says it will respond if Ukraine interests attacked
Apr. 24, 2014 - 03:48PM JST
I got thumbed down for telling the truth? Wow.
Posted in: Pentagon scientists show off life-size robot
Apr. 24, 2014 - 03:47PM JST
“There is no reason not to believe that the Americans are running the show,” RT quoted…