Use your Facebook account to login or register with JapanToday.
NEW USER REGISTRATION
Letters and numbers only; 5 to 50 characters. This cannot be changed later.
You will be sent an email to activate your account before you can log in.
Yes, I would like to receive news alerts from JapanToday
Ewan HuzarmyMay. 03, 2013 - 10:15AM JST
So, the ring.....er mouthpiece of Japan has spoken. Maybe I was right the first time.
Posted in: Abe's 'stealth' constitution plan raises civil rights fears
Ewan HuzarmyMay. 03, 2013 - 10:00AM JST
And to think' Shonen Knife' sang "Don't wanna be a tomato-head' !
Posted in: Tomatoes – Tokyo’s latest fashion trend?
Ewan HuzarmyMay. 03, 2013 - 09:56AM JST
Do these opponents realize that there is a referendum that must be passed among voting citizens before anything can take place?
Yeah and I guess he's going to fix that as well.
Ewan HuzarmyMay. 02, 2013 - 12:27PM JST
Hey Cynthia, I meet your criteria :) Get on down to Kansai.....Gabba gabba hey !
Posted in: Five things I like about expat guys
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 30, 2013 - 03:23PM JST
I believe, like others have said , these posters have caused complaints because they are a slap in the face, something that wrenches your attention. No fluff, idols or silly mascot. People don't want the mirror of realityheld in front of their face, that's why everything is flowered up. Wake up, this isn't Disneyland....... real people are suffering, does that make you uncomfortable, well good, deal with it.
Posted in: Depressing suicide prevention posters cause controversy in Kobe
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 30, 2013 - 03:08PM JST
If this were a polititian in any other country, the next news we'd hear about was his resignation, but no, not here it's just apologies and 'most regeretable' and back to business as usual. Japan's bid should be disqualified.
Posted in: Tokyo governor apologizes to Muslim world for gaffe
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 26, 2013 - 12:28PM JST
Yeah, well you would have that attitude wouldn't you, beacuase Japan is just following in the footsteps of Fox News and America's scare agenda, 'weapons of mass distraction', so to say.... maybe I can't see the arrow properly as your fat head is in the way. Touche !
Posted in: Japan on alert after H7N9 bird flu spreads to Taiwan
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 26, 2013 - 10:09AM JST
More scare-mongery by the Japanese media, to keep the populace in a heightened sense of fear, and suspicion of China. It's like a big neon arrow pointing away from the problem.
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 25, 2013 - 01:22PM JST
They went for the mother as an easy target, it's despicable ..... why not the employer ? Oh yeah, that's right, we all know how well people within the construction / heavy plant industry are connected to people who run this country.
Posted in: Mother, employer of epileptic crane driver ordered to pay compensation over fatal accident
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 25, 2013 - 09:00AM JST
What an idiotic survey purely based on perception
The same goes for every survey here, and election.
Posted in: Ichiro, Yuki Amami voted ideal bosses
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 24, 2013 - 02:08PM JST
Public humiliation in the stocks, we know these little 'hardmen' hate nothing more than losing face.
Posted in: 4 teenagers arrested for assaulting man with metal bats
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 24, 2013 - 01:53PM JST
Fancy graphics and scaremongering tactics sponsored by the J-government. It's all about smoke and mirrors.
Posted in: Possible radioactive traces from N Korea nuclear test detected in Japan
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 24, 2013 - 12:42PM JST
Concrete overcoat ? I smell traces of yak.
Posted in: Construction worker finds human skeleton during road repairs
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 24, 2013 - 08:03AM JST
Fact, the big difference between the murderer Mao's tomb and the Yasukuni shrine is one holds the bones of a mass-muderer and the other holds none
Bones, ashes .... what's the difference. You're just splitting hairs here.
Posted in: 168 lawmakers visit Yasukuni shrine
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 23, 2013 - 04:29PM JST
PM Abe must visit to Yasukuni Shrine for to pay respect to victim of WWII
There wouldn't have been any war dead if they hadn't fancied expanding their empire over Asia. They militaristic government started the Pacific war, yet paint themselves as victims.
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 23, 2013 - 03:09PM JST
The 15-year-old victim was talking to a male friend outside the apartment block when she was attacked by a woman brandishing a knife
Hmmm, although not mentioned, I realise how loud a couple of teens talking can be, of course there's no need to go crazy-ape-bonkers with a knife......but I imagine they were being noisy outside her apartment. Guess we'll never get the full story.
Posted in: Woman attacks high school girl with knife outside apartment
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 22, 2013 - 11:02AM JST
After years of promoting Pocari Sweat, you'd have thought that she's used to foul tasting liquids. May be a benifit to her career.
Posted in: Actress Lisa Goto trades legacy of sports drink commercials for career in porn
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 22, 2013 - 10:47AM JST
I don't believe this tale, I think rocket news have taken this from an old 'urban myth' and changed it slightly. Unless of course, the culprit heard that same tale and thought that it would be an effective way to meet women (only not attempt to kill them).
Posted in: Businessman suspected of slashing up to 1,000 tires in effort to meet women
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 22, 2013 - 07:40AM JST
Is this an LDP initiative to get women back to work ?
Ewan HuzarmyApr. 21, 2013 - 04:26PM JST
What did they expect would happen ?
Posted in: Nagano Marathon ends without incident
Michael Brian Yamazaki-Fleisher
Apr. 24, 2014 - 02:48PM JST
No. This remark is exactly the same as it always has been, repeated by various US…
Posted in: Obama says Senkaku islands covered by security treaty
Apr. 24, 2014 - 02:47PM JST
You have dragged this so far away from the originl point, and aren't even addressing the…
Posted in: Obama, Abe under pressure to salvage TPP pact
Apr. 24, 2014 - 02:45PM JST
Of course he would be given a false number, the girl who conned him has probably…
Posted in: Woman wrongly arrested by Osaka Pref police; 9th wrongful arrest since last July
Apr. 24, 2014 - 02:44PM JST
It goes both ways. Moms deserve space for their buggy and toddlers, they have one of…
Posted in: Ministry says it's OK for 'baby cars' to hog space on public transport
Apr. 24, 2014 - 02:43PM JST
Is this really news? Are the Japanese so insecure that they need to comment on how…
Posted in: Obama ate only half the sushi course: media