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CrickyDec. 20, 2014 - 10:08PM JST
In a country that has 124 million citizens albeit maybe 10 families in contention, there should be a few more contenders. Or is it so difficult to find an option.
Posted in: Is Japan in good hands with Shinzo Abe as prime minister?
CrickyDec. 20, 2014 - 09:59PM JST
Part of the power bill included an insurance to cover a Disaster? Apparently that covered a structure good for two years. And free reign on government monies while raising prices. I hope they win it would be nice to see a group of citizens win?
Posted in: 344 displaced residents from Minamisoma sue TEPCO
CrickyDec. 20, 2014 - 08:28PM JST
Floundering in a sea of untrueth, splash enough and the truth is covered, splash, splash, splash. Everything is fine splash, things are great, splash, data not so good splash, look the exports are up 00.1 yahoooooooooo, Local spending is down splash spash, splash.
Posted in: BOJ strikes more upbeat view on economy, holds off fresh measures
CrickyDec. 20, 2014 - 08:18PM JST
Lets start them up what could possibly go wrong? Ohhh.....sorry it was unfortunate we didn't foresee such a circumstance.
Posted in: M5.9 earthquake hits off Fukushima
CrickyDec. 20, 2014 - 12:18AM JST
CLEO my father died at 52 he didn't smoke or drink, when I started smoking it was cool, Cowboys, movie stars now I know it's an expression of failure on my part. I do understand your disgust and try to distance myself from people at appropriate times.. Aside from trying to give up that is harder than Heroin. I do think there should be areas set aside for people who are partaking in a activity that is repulsive to people like you.
Posted in: Smoke haters go after smokers with a vengeance
CrickyDec. 19, 2014 - 11:12PM JST
Don't worry I will be dead soon (aparantly) then there will be one less person enjoying life and many more eating drinking and sucking up all the toxins that sorrond us. Excuse me for being considerate and going outside. I do not condone smoking at all but it was ok when I started. After it was too late, for me. If I am considerate please show the reciprocal consideration. Isn't that fair? Or do your opinions supersede everyone's.
CrickyDec. 19, 2014 - 09:34PM JST
I now understand if I want to smoke it's best I drive into a Forrest and wear a fish bowl on my head just in case a supper sensitive person smelling of fish of vegetables happens by. Don't smoke in rooms, don't smoke near busy pedestrian areas always are considerate of others, hey how about instead of a few seconds of stink people considerate the rights of smokers (it's not illegal). Or that thought offends them so much it's impossible God forbid people should choose to do something slightly dangerous like drinking coffee,or alcohol or having unprotected sex, eating foods that have no bacteria tests, driving a car with exploding airbags, stepping on to the road in front of a bus. There appears to be nothing I can do to make non smokers happy I have shown consideration even a smoke filled Izikya I leave to smoke outside. Perhaps smokers should go to the moon vegans Saturn meat eaters can stay, but vegetarians Saturn.....or we can all be the same.
CrickyDec. 19, 2014 - 06:00PM JST
Really seems to be a resistance to recognition of child pawn here, the language used is not at all derisive but cloudy? Bit more strength in the vocabulary might help enforcing the wrongdoing of taking photos of a young girls Brests uninvited on a public transport service.
Posted in: Man held for camera voyeurism in first arrest under new child porn law
CrickyDec. 19, 2014 - 05:51PM JST
Smokers antisocial? Go to a western bar and most people are in the Designated smoking area? Might be 10 people in the non smoking area great good for them, the rest of the crowd are in the outside designated smoking area talking and being very social. Even at work the smoking area is a place for casual interaction? I'm not justifying smoking as its a disgusting habit, but the anger is probably more unhealthy than the actual threat. There are areas designated for smoking. There should be designated areas for cooking stinky foods?
CrickyDec. 19, 2014 - 01:04PM JST
Australia has strict safety standards? Unlike some other countries. Food safety, or air bags or moving radioactive material in a bucket, feeding children toxic mammal meat, building Nuclear plants on fault lines, in a Tsunami zone, yep I want these people looking after my over priced fighter.
Posted in: S Korea balks as U.S. picks Japan, Australia to service F-35s in Asia
CrickyDec. 19, 2014 - 11:34AM JST
I always go outside to smoke ! But now I find out that's not good enough? Perhaps non smokers should wear an oxygen filled helmet or some other apparatus. Or I guess I could walk further away into an area that infringes on some one else's rights. It's not a crime. I'm not pregnant, and in my country smoking in a car with an under 18yo is illegal. I personally find the smell of cooked meat offence. But I don't make it an issue, I just move away. What's next? No chocolate because my cloths smell like chocolate? Natto. Grilled Herrings that is a very strong smell and defiantly gets in your cloths. Never thought personal choice would be a subject of debate. I also do agree smoking is disgusting inside, my point, outside is it such a problem when I have to smell disgusting food smells . Let's ban anything that produces an order. Now I guess my armpits will be next...they might offed
CrickyDec. 19, 2014 - 10:55AM JST
As Japanese Auto makers are the biggest in the World, as an idea make them pay tax.? Pass this money down to consumers and tax the consumers less but there are more of them offsetting any loss off income never received anyway. Now that is trickle down. Of course coming from a healthy gene pool I don't expect those in power would think of that.
Posted in: Japan auto lobby sounds alarm over weak domestic sales
CrickyDec. 18, 2014 - 01:54PM JST
Chin Pokemon with super cameras on his shoes?
Posted in: If The Avengers could have one Japanese superhero, who would it be?
CrickyDec. 17, 2014 - 01:08PM JST
Rationing first butter now potatoes Abenomics is really working, the farming system in Japan is so inept it can't grow potatoes or supply butter? Think there might be a problem, but who can fix it? Last time I checked Japan was not at War and was a first world nation, now we have rationing?
Posted in: McDonald's Japan rations french fries due to strikes on U.S. West Coast
CrickyDec. 17, 2014 - 08:56AM JST
Very few of the big corporations pay tax anyway? Must be a sorce of mirth when Abe and his cousins and friends have dinner together fu fu fu.
Posted in: Gov't considering 2.5% corporate tax cut from fiscal 2015: Nikkei
CrickyDec. 16, 2014 - 08:15PM JST
Allah akabar dirka dirka kill children and unarmed women what could possibly be wrong with that, yes I want these people living next to me as the slaughter of my family could only be an endorsement of an entity that has never been seen and is a none plausible fact. So many people have just floated into space in the last 1000 years.
Posted in: Taliban kill 126 in Pakistan school attack
CrickyDec. 16, 2014 - 05:58PM JST
Reputation is earned not given, I feel sorry for those who pay to be dumbed down by the drivel spewing out of their TVs.
Posted in: Is Japanese TV really as bad as its reputation?
CrickyDec. 16, 2014 - 02:26PM JST
19 falsified tests? 19? A microcosm example of the unique Japaese way.
Posted in: 19 Tokyo subway personnel face disciplinary action after falsifying alcohol tests
CrickyDec. 16, 2014 - 11:43AM JST
Abe has inacted simulator laws, again Japan copies it's closest neighbours.
Posted in: S Korean activist slams Japanese journalist in court
CrickyDec. 16, 2014 - 11:34AM JST
BuBuBu ..you made me laugh, I'm not Japanese so I will listen/accept negative comments about my nationalalty/ Country Japanese people do not do that, it's personal for them the group is paramount and anything negative applies to the Hive.
Posted in: Abe vows to rewrite constitution, instill patriotism in schools
Dec. 20, 2014 - 11:21PM JST
That's right. I rather Japan lives in the Stone Age with free shrine access.
Posted in: 'Yasukuni' director says 2007 film timelier than ever
Dec. 20, 2014 - 11:18PM JST
Turns out this is a way bigger problem than terrorism.
How in the…
Posted in: Australian woman arrested in stabbing deaths of 8 children
Dec. 20, 2014 - 11:16PM JST
now all the US courts have to do is get Australia to impose its rulings on…
Posted in: Anti-whaling activists found in contempt of court in U.S.
Dec. 20, 2014 - 11:10PM JST
But, unfortunately, that kind of "thinking" is not all that rare in Japan.
That's right. I…
Dec. 20, 2014 - 11:09PM JST
Having flubbed the final opportunity to redeem herself, the fraudster should now be subject to the…
Posted in: Japanese scientist resigns after stem cell research discredited