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Jay QueJan. 28, 2015 - 09:20AM JST
Yet trade continues unabated and there is no pressure for democratic reforms, quite the opposite is happening. I yearn for the days when an American President would go to the precipice and say, "tear down this wall!" I hope Abe can succeed in all his is trying to do, particularly to help show the way for other democracies in Asia.
Posted in: China to hold military parade to 'frighten Japan'
Jay QueJan. 22, 2015 - 08:28AM JST
I wonder if the day will come when Isis/Alqaeda apologizes for cartoonist killings, kidnappings and decapitations? Live in the real world, today, rather than 60 years ago.
Posted in: Abe could ease doubts by apologizing over WW2: Fukuda
Jay QueJan. 11, 2015 - 07:17PM JST
Red fascism tightens the bundle around its ax to allow for a swifter and more sure "chop". All efforts are geared toward strengthening that system, to the peril of those necks bound to be chopped. No action that loosens the knot, the supremecy of the CCP is tolerated. Is that a good this, for "us"? Certainly not. Notions of "freedom, democracy" are quaint anachonistic sayings, no longer aspirational goals, the torchbearers are the necks under Xi's singular ax.
Posted in: China's Xi proves keen student of U.S. power
Jay QueDec. 27, 2014 - 10:03AM JST
Why is it that these horrific crimes are so often connected to Saitama?
Posted in: 18-year-old youth gets 15 years for murdering grandparents
Jay QueDec. 01, 2014 - 08:47AM JST
The greatest risk to the CCP remains the truly vast number of Chinese on the mainland who are not members of the CCP, once they awaken to their true potential once freer and allowed to elect their own leaders. A kingdom built on sand, like their Spratley Island contructs. http://youtu.be/WjWDrTXMgF8
Posted in: Chinese leader vows to protect territorial interests
Jay QueNov. 26, 2014 - 08:20PM JST
Bad karma for the perpetrators, indeed.
I would have hoped that a common Buddhist tradition would be a unifying element for Korean, Japanese and Chinese cultures, but no.
Posted in: 5 South Koreans arrested over stolen Buddha statue in Japan
Jay QueNov. 24, 2014 - 08:17AM JST
Thank God there were not worse human injured or deaths.
Posted in: Damage worse than thought in Nagano earthquake
Jay QueOct. 25, 2014 - 12:03AM JST
If I could open a S&M club where people pay cash to whip politicians, well, I'd be rich!
Posted in: Minister hit by bar scandal also under fire for owning TEPCO shares
Jay QueOct. 21, 2014 - 10:27PM JST
While anti Korean racism is reprehensible, that fact that there are so many pro Pyongyang schools for indoctrination of children, within Japan, is certainly troubling.
Posted in: Hashimoto, Zaitokukai chairman get into shouting match
Jay QueOct. 19, 2014 - 08:32AM JST
The PRC itself is not legitimate.
Posted in: Chinese coast guard ships in disputed waters
Jay QueOct. 17, 2014 - 08:21PM JST
Ye gads, its Saitama again... Whats in the water there?
Posted in: Univ student stabs woman to death because he 'wanted to kill someone'
Jay QueOct. 06, 2014 - 09:08AM JST
Rest in peace, condolences to their loved ones and families.
Posted in: Typhoon makes landfall; 2 U.S. airmen missing, 1 dead after being swept out to sea
Jay QueOct. 05, 2014 - 06:57PM JST
I alwats go there each time I visit Japan from my home in NYC, and enjoy the bargains. I also got back from a vacation in France last month, but was appalled by their rip off prices for tourists, $8 bottles of water with food that was uniformly overpriced and crappy. Yes, France is geared toward touristd, which is where the term "tourist trap" comes from. For its good food and great attitudes, Japan wins my tourism dollars, hands down.
Posted in: Don Quijote leads Japan tourism push to rake in sales
Jay QueSep. 06, 2014 - 06:25PM JST
Good for her. Pray on.
Posted in: New internal affairs minister says she will visit Yasukuni Shrine
Jay QueAug. 30, 2014 - 07:03PM JST
Its time for Japan to stop bankrolling the UN, having contributed far too much in proportion to Japans voting right (and denied seat on the Security Council). Stop being the UN's patsy. If you want to give to help others, give directly, not to the corrupted cleptocrats.
Posted in: U.N. issues fresh call to Japan over WWII 'comfort women'
Jay QueAug. 11, 2014 - 09:20AM JST
Ummm, how about: Schedule Free Elections?
Posted in: China urges Japan to ease political tensions in informal meeting
Jay QueJul. 10, 2014 - 08:47PM JST
I find ‘gokiburi’ absolutely revolting. Thats why we need cats to hunt these buggers down.
Posted in: Roach-induced asthma cases on the rise
Jay QueJul. 10, 2014 - 08:43PM JST
Darpa's research gave us the internet. Was that not well spent money? Yet now, Google, creature of the 'net, has been ordered to erase bad memories from their servers, by EU edict, for and by people who prefer to be unknown. Irony. Anyway, this is another great step forward, but to where does is lead. What will be the new creature as a result of these discoveries?
Posted in: U.S. military awards $40 million toward memory implant
Jay QueJul. 06, 2014 - 08:52PM JST
Big Brother has arrived, and he ain't leaving.
Posted in: Regular people far outnumber foreigners being spied on by NSA: Washington Post
Jay QueJun. 20, 2014 - 08:24AM JST
Ill mannered men do no good
nor help the LDP's many worthy causes, with this nonsense.
Grow up, lads.
Learn how to be respectful and maybe others who notice such things would respect you.
One of the quickest way to lose your seat in politics is to be offensive to ladies worthy of respect.
That's my 2 yens worth.
Posted in: Tokyo assemblywoman heckled on why she isn't married or having children
Jan. 31, 2015 - 03:19AM JST
Posted in: Phone-hooked husbands neglect wives at their peril
Jan. 31, 2015 - 03:07AM JST
(continued It is a fiction that Jews were not persecuted in Muslim countries. Total fiction. What…
Posted in: Families plead for lives of IS hostages as swap hopes fade
Jan. 31, 2015 - 03:02AM JST
Jan 30 - As Romney weighs ...
And now Romney's out.
Posted in: As Romney weighs 2016 bid, his past donors commit to Jeb Bush
Alejandro S. Arashi
Jan. 31, 2015 - 02:49AM JST
One of the best ways to do this is support motor-home capable auto camps, rv rental…
Posted in: Japan needs to provide more and better information on its countryside.
Jan. 31, 2015 - 02:45AM JST
Ossan -- LOL. As usual, you have cherry-picked and twisted the facts to support your position.…
Posted in: U.S. would welcome Japan air patrols in South China Sea