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John S. WhitfordJan. 10, 2015 - 10:57AM JST
I hope he has a chance with this lawsuit. Right wingers want to stick their heads in the sand and deny, deny, deny!
Posted in: Ex-reporter files lawsuit over comfort women stories
John S. WhitfordJan. 07, 2015 - 09:31AM JST
Finally something that might actually be research. Schoolkids will be grateful not to have whale forced on them.
Posted in: Harpoonless Japanese whalers heading for Antarctic
John S. WhitfordDec. 19, 2014 - 10:08AM JST
Shohei Ooka documents in his book "Fires On The Plain" that cannibalism was very much present during the war.
Posted in: Angelina Jolie's 'Unbroken' strikes a nerve in Japan
John S. WhitfordAug. 11, 2014 - 09:31AM JST
Japan needs to wait until China wants a recognized meeting. Japanese tactics are working to bring this invite.
Posted in: China urges Japan to ease political tensions in informal meeting
John S. WhitfordJun. 02, 2014 - 09:23AM JST
China is the expert on provocative actions and comments. If they say it, it must be so.
Posted in: China hits back at U.S., Japan for 'provocative' remarks
John S. WhitfordFeb. 12, 2014 - 12:39AM JST
A better market for them would be final stage alzheimers patients. We would use it in my house.
Posted in: Sensor lets diaper say baby needs changing
John S. WhitfordJan. 20, 2014 - 07:51AM JST
He may have been caring for her and the stress got to be too much. Matte mimashou.
Posted in: Man arrested for strangling 83-year-old mother
John S. WhitfordDec. 25, 2013 - 01:28PM JST
If it wasn't known before, this should educate Japan about Hollywood's ethics in movie making.
Posted in: Review: Reeves comes off bogus in 'Ronin'
John S. WhitfordDec. 16, 2013 - 01:49AM JST
Slanderous? I don't think that word means what you think it means
Posted in: China denounces 'slanderous' air zone remarks by Abe
John S. WhitfordNov. 22, 2013 - 12:01PM JST
Sad that they may never know what real democracy is like.
Posted in: Thousands protest against tough new official secrets law
John S. WhitfordOct. 25, 2013 - 09:45AM JST
The staff should be charged with voluntary manslaughter. Whatever the equivalent is in Japanese Law. They let someone die out of fear of interrupting lunch. That's so 14th century.
Posted in: Asylum-seeker dies after collapsing at detention center while doctor at lunch
John S. WhitfordAug. 16, 2013 - 10:06AM JST
Aspartame will give me a migraine headache within minutes. It's not safe for me.
Posted in: Coke insists fake sweetener is safe
John S. WhitfordAug. 07, 2013 - 09:19AM JST
I love it! China's tin can aircraft carrier may break apart again just from jealousy!
Posted in: Japan unveils biggest warship since World War II
John S. WhitfordJul. 03, 2013 - 09:28AM JST
It's not just Australia. It's the whole F'en world. Pull you head our of your anus Diet and come into the 21st century.
Posted in: Japan says Australia trying to impose its culture in whaling row
John S. WhitfordJun. 30, 2013 - 10:07AM JST
Monsanto, Tepco, and BP
Posted in: Who gets your vote for the three most hated companies in the world?
John S. WhitfordFeb. 14, 2013 - 10:51AM JST
Japan is a villain for doing exactly what Abe said he was going to do? I'm shocked, SHOCKED!
Posted in: Japan cast as villain in global currency war drama
John S. WhitfordJan. 22, 2013 - 12:33PM JST
Thank you Goals0.
apparently somebody slapped him straight and he asked to have his remarks removed from the minutes of the meeting. He's an arrogant child of privilege and he has done this same thing before. Mainichi & Yomiuri haven't reported this as far as I can discover. LDP must control the press like Faux News does in the USA.
Posted in: Aso says elderly should be allowed to 'hurry up and die'
John S. WhitfordJan. 22, 2013 - 09:38AM JST
Can anyone provide a link to this article in Japanese?
John S. WhitfordJan. 08, 2013 - 10:50AM JST
It took London 100 years to repeat
Posted in: Team Tokyo
John S. WhitfordJan. 04, 2013 - 11:02AM JST
Amazingly bad spelling. Japanese kids have lost their connection to their history. It is due to western religion influence. Sad that Japanese are so influenced by authority figures.
Posted in: Don’t forget your towel - experiencing mixed public bathing for first time
Kobe White Bar Owner
Jul. 31, 2015 - 10:01AM JST
"two times within a period of three years"
Thats nothing, i get stopped that much just…
Posted in: Osaka police order mandatory bicycle safety course for traffic violations in nationwide first
Jul. 31, 2015 - 09:57AM JST
There are no religious hangups or zealots to deal with and Japanese (historically speaking) have…
Posted in: Tokyo’s Setagaya Ward to begin legally recognizing same-sex partnerships
Bring your knitting because these classes should be dominated by grannies. Just saw one this morning…
Jul. 31, 2015 - 09:54AM JST
It's hideous. Just awful, made even more so by the serif font for "Tokyo 2020".
Posted in: Tokyo 2020 Olympics logo design ruffles feathers abroad
Jul. 31, 2015 - 09:53AM JST
ebisen the 380 has not been a succesful airplane:
so you need to check…
Posted in: Boeing looks at pricey titanium in bid to stem 787 losses