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Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJun. 17, 2013 - 12:29PM JST
That´s why I never tell Pizza jokes because they are too cheesy.. got it?
Posted in: President of Domino’s Pizza Japan offering one cheesy joke a day
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaMay. 19, 2013 - 02:38AM JST
When you put cute ladies (or in the case of Mexico gorgeous ladies) in the weather section we can assume the predictions are far to be correct, no one cares about the weather, only of how the weather girl looks...
Posted in: Taiwanese weather girl idol group to take Japan’s national weather forecasting license exam
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaMay. 17, 2013 - 08:24AM JST
so cute.. that i can say.. shut up and take my world!!!
Posted in: Japanese Lolitas plan world domination
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaApr. 15, 2013 - 10:56PM JST
Nice one... makes me remember the old annoucements of the Tourism Office in Mexico with the music where the epic landscapes and the music really invites the viewer to visit the places featured in the video. This one really does the work even when adding some fantastic anime shots... and makes the idea that K-On is one of these animes that reflects some of the life view in anime...
Posted in: Anime music video encourages world to continue dreaming about Japan
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaApr. 11, 2013 - 10:59PM JST
It looks like a zombie!!!.. well, at least the zombie Ray Charles have some soul. At least the creator tried his best to make him look try to play the keyboard. Hope next stage is a real robot emulating Ray Charles.
Posted in: This robot’s got soul! Animatronic Ray Charles sittin’ on a bench in Osaka
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaApr. 09, 2013 - 11:03PM JST
Hope Mexico and Japan keep the good relationships in all the ways, that Mexicans know that Japan is something more than videogames and anime, is a country that can share a lot of great things with our nation. BTW the spelling of our president name is funny, without the ñ his name sounds like "shame"
Posted in: Mexico backs Japan joining TPP talks
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaApr. 06, 2013 - 08:38AM JST
Melon pan, I always remembered when my partners and me, walking around Himeji, find a stand of Melon pan, and everybody though that the bread that they sell has a melon flavor, so we decided to buy some. The surprise was big for us when the flavor was vanilla, then we asked why they called melon pan, it was because of the form of Melon (that in Mexico the bread gets the name of Concha, that mean "shell" in English due to be closer of a turtle shell). We just laughed at the reply and we left eating our conchas.
Posted in: 20 words of English origin that Japanese people often mistake for real thing
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaApr. 02, 2013 - 11:58PM JST
wtfjapan... also to see the grass grow you must require a lot of patience and appreciation... kabuki is the hardest theatre acts to see...
Posted in: Kabuki theater reopens with fanfare
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaMar. 01, 2013 - 11:31PM JST
Later, an anime where a group of cute girls modify the accesory to have different gadgets and battle the evil
Posted in: Head spa massage unit makes you look like Robocop
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaMar. 01, 2013 - 12:05AM JST
Once I entered the woman's cab without knowing about that rule. When I realized that all women were staring at me with a What the...? I realized my mistake and I decided to put my eyes on floor until next station where I moved out to the next car.. In Mexico there is also this rule, but as long as several women take their children to school, male kids below 12 are also allowed. However, Mexican authorities found that there were also female sex offenders.. yes, lesbian offenders.
Posted in: ‘Women only’ train cars: Is it a crime for men to ride in them?
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaFeb. 26, 2013 - 11:35PM JST
What´s next then?, to put Homer and Marge Simpson to host the show?...
Posted in: Critics blast Oscars for off-color jokes, dull show
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaFeb. 07, 2013 - 11:40PM JST
And, BTW, Who is really interested to go to Tokyo Disneyland? Americans have two Disney parks, do they really need to go to Tokyo to see another Disneyland? I can understand of the Asian tourists as long as probably they have very far America from there. And the people that comes to Japan from Occident, I can bet that they would enjoy more an anime-themed park than Disneyland.
Posted in: Top 5 worst places to visit in Japan
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaFeb. 07, 2013 - 11:38PM JST
Hmm, from my experiences in Japan I could say that Tokyo is really a very populated city where I do not want to live and I decided to keep it as the surprise city that can be visited 2-3 days and then leave for a period and come back later. I mean, moving around in the tourist spots of Tokyo is fine, a friend, herself a Japanese travel guide, made me like the best places of the Tokyo area, I just ask her "Do the choices, I only want to go to Kamakura, I leave the rest to you", and she showed me the best places of Kamakura and some nice places of Tokyo like Odaiba and Omotesand, as a plus she lead me to Yokohama. When I took the decisions the first move was almost a disaster, but I enjoyed the few places I had the chance to see. In the last two trips I was more focused to see specific places like Akiba, Chiba and Harajuku, it was not hard for me to enjoy these places at all.
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaFeb. 06, 2013 - 11:24PM JST
Every day in the studio... "Oh my god, they killed Shi Zhongpeng again!!!..." Hope at least that guy "dies" in different styles as Sean Bean..
Posted in: Chinese TV extra dies 8 times a day as Japanese soldier
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaFeb. 05, 2013 - 06:17AM JST
@in_japan super bowl for people outside America is like the ohanami for japanese people.. . while there are drinks no one cares about the reason to be in the event... by the way as a big fan of 49ers I am dissapointed for the first half but I am somehow satisfied to see a nice second half, too bad they did not get enough to win the game
Posted in: Super Bowl Monday in Tokyo
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaFeb. 01, 2013 - 12:00AM JST
I think it was a nice way to socialize with japanese people, the big problem now is that the youth people are preferring to live in their own shell and not wanting to live for a company..
Posted in: What killed the karaoke stars?
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJan. 29, 2013 - 11:42PM JST
Too bad that BoA and her songs, one million better than the Gangnam Style, never surpassed the Far West region, they deserved to be heard in the Occident.
Posted in: After Psy, S Korea dreams of conquering music world
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJan. 27, 2013 - 12:44AM JST
Then Latinos should make a Latino pride group and ask to recall Dora the Explorer toys because they are also racist, and also the white people should recall Barbie and Bratz dolls because they are also... so is offensive to buy dolls of slaves or former slaves because it means we are buying slaves? Maybe with that criteria buying every toy depicting humans is a slavery act...
Posted in: 'Django Unchained' dolls banned by eBay as 'offensive'
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJan. 21, 2013 - 11:35PM JST
At least is no porn in the way we can expect what is porn, but I think is a very clever way to exhibit women as object in the sight of the society, by using teenagers as a cute troupee of cute girls insinuating that she could be with someone older. And I think they came farther than her rivals Morning Musume. When the MM were really famous I compared the Hello Project with a situation that happened in Mexico regarding a guy called Sergio Andrade that was the manager of Gloria Trevi and other pop music acts, with the difference that he broke the line and end in jail by minor corruption.
Posted in: Do you consider the way AKB48 are presented and marketed a form of porn?
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJan. 20, 2013 - 01:48PM JST
Protip por any occidental rock star... in a country where everyone dress weird...dress normal.. no one will notice you...
Posted in: English rock band Muse spotted on streets of Shibuya
Jun. 19, 2013 - 09:40AM JST
The Aussies just needed a little Nagoya Grampus inspired magic.
Posted in: Australia, S Korea, Iran qualify for World Cup
Jun. 19, 2013 - 09:39AM JST
You have to keep in mind a great number of murders are reported as 'suicides.' To…
Posted in: No. of suicides drops below 30,000 for first time in 15 years
Jun. 19, 2013 - 09:37AM JST
What transition are you referring to?
Jun. 19, 2013 - 09:36AM JST
About 10 years too late. and as soon as "NATO" leaves, the Taliban will take over…
Posted in: U.S., Taliban to start talks on ending Afghan war
Jun. 19, 2013 - 09:35AM JST