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IowanAug. 28, 2014 - 10:16AM JST
Well, 3 out 6 commentators on this article don't c.ap.
Posted in: Field trip
IowanAug. 23, 2014 - 09:07PM JST
Disney should go big time--bring back Jar Jar! "Meesa Star Wars: Jar Jar Commander" or "Jar Jar's Star Wars Rebels: Meesa Spark of Rebellion" or "Episode VII: The Return of Jar Jar."
Posted in: Disney brings the Force with 'Star Wars' game, TV show push
IowanAug. 05, 2014 - 11:36PM JST
Who else goes to places like this and don't know the difference between these objects and stuff your grandparents owned?
Posted in: Art treasures from Taiwan
IowanAug. 02, 2014 - 10:12PM JST
"No 'Star Wars' series would be complete without the iconic Jar Jar Binks." Ahh, so true. So true. [I'll quit now.]
Posted in: Before 'Star Wars' film reboot, a new animated 'Rebels'
IowanAug. 02, 2014 - 02:38AM JST
"...it’s important to drink plenty of fluids, since it’s the best way to ward off dehydration." So, um, what's the second best way?
Posted in: 10 Japanese vending machine drinks that fly under the beverage radar
IowanJul. 12, 2014 - 10:56AM JST
Pretty. We often see them in the Midwest, absent the skyscrapers.
Posted in: Twin rainbows
IowanJul. 02, 2014 - 10:26PM JST
Posted in: Chinese media slam Japan's move to expand military role
IowanJun. 21, 2014 - 11:42AM JST
Yes, curry, or McDonalds.
Posted in: 10 dishes Japanese men want their girlfriends to cook for them
IowanJun. 21, 2014 - 11:39AM JST
I raise my own beef--Thank You.
Posted in: Fukushima farmers seek aid for radiation zone cattle
IowanJun. 11, 2014 - 12:20PM JST
Let's try checking and balancing points of view.
Posted in: Independence of Japan's nuclear regulator questioned after shakeup
IowanJun. 06, 2014 - 02:51AM JST
Who else can't follow J-politics?
Posted in: 22 Japan Restoration Party members to join Ishihara's new party
IowanJun. 05, 2014 - 07:20AM JST
Who else thinks pervs are creepy?
Posted in: Japan to ban possession of child porn, but manga, anime exempt
IowanMay. 31, 2014 - 10:05PM JST
Iowa should too.
Posted in: Monument to comfort women dedicated in Virginia
IowanMay. 29, 2014 - 08:20PM JST
"The coast is pretty clean"? Perhaps. Suma beach (Kobe) has its share of floating plastic bags one can swim with.
Posted in: Oil tanker sinks off Japan after huge explosion; captain missing
IowanMay. 21, 2014 - 08:33PM JST
Is this factual? Is this propaganda? I like Japan. I'm on Japan's side in issues against China. Yet, something in the story gets my critical-thinking skills thinking.
Posted in: China winds could carry childhood disease to Japan
IowanMay. 18, 2014 - 10:11PM JST
Question: So here's a bunch of crimes and the only thing they have in common are three flight attendants. Seems suspicious to me. Maybe they're just really good at placing the blame on innocent people?
Posted in: Kyoko Fukada stars in remake of 'The Stewardess Cop'
IowanMay. 16, 2014 - 07:46PM JST
I was there in 2005. I did get the feeling I was being watched. Neat place. Once is enough.
Posted in: U.S. activist barred from Taiji Whale Museum files suit
IowanMay. 16, 2014 - 07:38PM JST
"was discovered Thursday..." Of which month, TEPCO?
Posted in: Source of contaminated water leak found at Fukushima No. 3 reactor
IowanMay. 15, 2014 - 11:04AM JST
Um...I did buy capri shorts for men last summer: my wife laughed (then laughed, then face booked it, then my buddies laughed). PS--I haven't shaved since October; got gristly beard; going to shave it down to a "handle-bar" mustache; wear my Harley T-shirts, and put on my capris!
Posted in: What you'll be wearing next fall-winter
IowanMay. 13, 2014 - 07:38AM JST
Something gets lost when Godzilla remakes try be realistic. I prefer the campy versions.
Posted in: Loyal to zip-up Godzilla, Japan wary of U.S. remake
Aug. 31, 2014 - 07:21PM JST
still the anointed one dithers
You mean the president of your country dithers. I myself…
Posted in: Saudi king warns of terrorist threat to Europe, U.S.
Aug. 31, 2014 - 07:20PM JST
They look healthy, not like the anorexic women with matchstick limbs you often see walking around.
Posted in: J-pop group Chubbiness releases first music video
Aug. 31, 2014 - 07:19PM JST
Yeah this is def. not an "only in Japan' thing. I'm not saying they became…
Posted in: Porn queens raise over Y2 mil for AIDS charity at 'Boob Aid'
Aug. 31, 2014 - 07:14PM JST
And how much did this campaign raise for the Japanese porn industry?
That aside aside, money…
Aug. 31, 2014 - 07:13PM JST
I'm surprised the police didn't try to censor this on "obscenity" grounds, in the same way…