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JA_CruiseMar. 27, 2015 - 03:56PM JST
the foul ball to her eye was not intentional, so don't understand how the lady could have won the lawsuit. sounds like the usual archaic japanese law at work.
Posted in: Nippon Ham Fighters ordered to pay damages for foul ball
JA_CruiseMar. 27, 2015 - 03:52PM JST
He should have just rolled off the edge of the rock barricade he was sitting on at the Golden Gate bridge. And I don't see how an airline could allow the cockpit to be manned by one pilot at any one time, even for just a bathroom break especially as we have come to understand that the pilot in the cockpit can override any attempted entry into the cockpit.
Posted in: Co-pilot deliberately slams plane in Alps; families ask why
JA_CruiseNov. 07, 2014 - 10:51AM JST
This guy will be in a for a sweet surprise. I hope he is reading these comments as he has another thing coming. These antics may have worked 20 years ago, but most Japanese girls will not allow even a white male to do such things. And by the sounds of it, he has managed to gather quite a few enemies now banding together to take this guy down hard.
Posted in: Video of pick-up artist grabbing Japanese women on street triggers online protests
JA_CruiseNov. 06, 2014 - 09:40AM JST
survival of the fittest hey? How cruel. I don't see how a state can ban people from handing out food. But handing out money to them is okay?
Posted in: Florida man arrested for feeding homeless in public park
JA_CruiseNov. 06, 2014 - 09:05AM JST
Company should take responsibility. He could have quit, but was possibly scared to quit and forced by his employers. And mentally he was unstable and unable to make a rational desicion.
Posted in: Restaurant ordered to pay Y58 mil damages over employee's suicide
JA_CruiseNov. 05, 2014 - 12:25PM JST
Wow, sounds like something out of an American movie drama!! I hope for the best that they find the students, but have doubts they might not find them... Greed and corruption has led to their downfall, how story book can you get.
Posted in: Mexican mayor, wife detained in case of 43 missing students
JA_CruiseNov. 04, 2014 - 09:32AM JST
Chang has corrected his unneccesary jumping movement, and only on occasion will he do the Air Kei that he is famous for. He is very thin and think building more muscle will help him and with age, he will naturally get stronger. I am confident he will take a grand slam in 2015.
Posted in: London calling for tired Nishikori
JA_CruiseOct. 15, 2014 - 03:30PM JST
They are selling their retail banking services, but will continue to provide the normal services as they have been up until now. So as it stands now, you don't have to necessarily get your money out and look for another bank to put in. My guess is a megabank will buy them out and will keep the same branches and outlets as is and just change names.
Posted in: Citigroup to exit retail banking in 11 markets, including Japan
JA_CruiseOct. 15, 2014 - 03:17PM JST
wow, he really must be messed up in the head to actually force the crew to screw off the hinges of the door. Was he continually trying to assault the poor woman during the whole time they were getting off the door? Hope she is not too scarred by this incident. They should fully press charges against this man, if he was that much danger to the public because of mental health conditions, he shouldn't have been walking around without proper supervision. Wonder if he was on other drugs than prescription.
Posted in: Passenger arrested for sexual assault on Hawaii-Japan flight
JA_CruiseOct. 14, 2014 - 02:55PM JST
All I can say, the inkeeper had alot of guts to do that and would have had second thoughts of doing that. I have seen and had a fried taunt one of these bosuzoku groups, and they came after him with a veangance smashing the back of his car window chasing him all the way to the police station where they gave up pursuit. He should have just called the police to complain of noise disturbance and keep calling them every time it happens. Not worth putting your life on the line for something out of your league.
Posted in: Biker assaulted by iron bar-wielding Nara innkeeper
JA_CruiseOct. 06, 2014 - 04:20PM JST
the other patrons should have stood together to face this maniac. They should have tried to stop him. If i were the owner, I would have simply taken my butcher knife up to him and told him to stop right now or I will whack your arm off, now which is it?
JA_CruiseSep. 03, 2014 - 04:24PM JST
Goto abused his rank and now time for him to pay. This boy needs a little taste of his own medicine. He should be arrested for assault and abuse.
Posted in: Sailor's suicide caused by bullying, MSDF admits
JA_CruiseSep. 02, 2014 - 11:25AM JST
Dang, he must have had some serious hate to go as far as he did. Sad it ended this way and really wonder how far his mother really pushed him. But I do know how boys do not like to be told what to do by their mothers and have witnessed knives being drawn to threaten. The mother no longer tells him what to do.
Posted in: Man who dismembered mother goes on trial
JA_CruiseSep. 01, 2014 - 10:41AM JST
His room seems very fitting of a Chiba Batman. I just hope Bane doesn' t try and mess up his gig!
Posted in: Chiba Batman
JA_CruiseAug. 26, 2014 - 02:44PM JST
Have him clean up the nuclear waste in Fukushima! Make him work instead of wasting away in prison.
Posted in: 25-year-old teacher arrested for molesting student in Yokohama
JA_CruiseAug. 25, 2014 - 11:07AM JST
night time footage could prove difficult to catch the plate number. may he RIP!
Posted in: 19-year-old arrested over hit-and-run death of 22-year-old student in Tokyo
JA_CruiseAug. 22, 2014 - 05:24PM JST
i guess no one wanted to be the hero that day and heed pursuit of the perpetrator.
Posted in: Train groper escapes along tracks at Ebisu station in Tokyo
JA_CruiseAug. 22, 2014 - 01:33PM JST
would be nice to have one for the car
Posted in: USB port and LED light flexible arm for smartphone
JA_CruiseAug. 22, 2014 - 01:24PM JST
ah who cares, and it is not sexual or power harrassment until Daisuke files a complaint. He has not, so nothing goes and just another want to be tabloid headline.
Posted in: Magazine says Seiko Hashimoto sexually harassed skater Takahashi
JA_CruiseAug. 19, 2014 - 10:39AM JST
It is a nice cool color, those people making bad remarks are just pure jealous.
Posted in: Lamborghini Murcielago goes up in flames on Tokyo expressway
Franchesca M. Nakauchi
Jul. 04, 2015 - 10:40PM JST
Right on! Since WE are Humans, the dominant species on this planet... We can eat…
Posted in: Aquariums using dolphins caught in drive hunts to be expelled from JAZA
Jul. 04, 2015 - 10:39PM JST
Love the shells! Very nice decoration.
Why does she always look so genuinely happy whenever she…
Posted in: Tongan coronation
Jul. 04, 2015 - 10:34PM JST
2:40am and these teens were loose running the streets? No teen should be out that late…
Posted in: 5 students arrested over death of classmate in Ibaraki
Jul. 04, 2015 - 10:22PM JST
@browny1: you misunderstood me. I admire them for their strong personality and also for their skills.…
Posted in: Japan back in Women's World Cup final after emotional 2011 win
Jul. 04, 2015 - 10:21PM JST
Website where people, with suicide thoughts communicate with each other should be banned in Japan and…
Posted in: Man held for abandoning body of woman he met on suicide site