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Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaAug. 24, 2016 - 11:08AM JST
Just imagine the possibilities... while eating a tourist can have some kind of virtual date with a english spoken lady that suggest him to visit some spots around...
Posted in: Ramen restaurant offering customers virtual dates with idol singers
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaAug. 19, 2016 - 11:27AM JST
Well, I was reading that for someone, to get a silver medal is more embarrasing against the bronze medal winner, and in wrestling is more notorious, the bronze medal winners do not play a match for bronze, but if they did probably that third place will be proud to pulling that last medal... however silver medal is a pain, when you lost the final match.. the most important.. and for someone that lost the fourth time after winning three... it should be really embarrasing.
Posted in: Kawai wins gold; Yoshida gets silver in women's wrestling
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJul. 13, 2016 - 10:23PM JST
I think the ultimate message of the game could be.... "why don´t you turn off your phone and find a real woman?"
Posted in: Anime-style mobile romance game stars girls who will never, ever love you
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaApr. 27, 2016 - 11:16AM JST
This burger looks like the burger version of the Saturday Night Live infinite taco joke...
Posted in: Lotteria to offer massive Burger with Everything on It
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaApr. 14, 2016 - 11:47AM JST
ok, Babymetal is still jpop.. but if this open the ears of the american listeners to japanese metal and the minds of japanese metal studios to sell in america, then is a win-win
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaFeb. 09, 2016 - 11:20PM JST
And then I could suppose that if Coldplay had a better halftime show and no Beyonce and Bruno were in the show the show will be anyway panned due to be racist... right?
Posted in: Beyonce takes U.S. by storm with new activist role
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJan. 19, 2016 - 11:19PM JST
The only one who really had a chance this year was Will Smith or the actors from Straight Outta Compton, but being sincere, this year was not so good for afroamerican actors and films, one thing is racism, another is the lack of good afroamerican films. If the next year no latinos are nominated, should have Gael Garcia or Sofia Vergara right to boycott the Oscar event?
Posted in: Calls for boycott of Oscars grow over diversity of nominees
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJan. 11, 2016 - 02:23AM JST
Thankfully that night at the bar, she meets a handsome American travel writer from Australia,... can you explain me how an Aussie becomes American by going to Japan?
Posted in: Movie set in Japanese 'suicide forest' slammed by U.S. critic
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaDec. 21, 2015 - 01:22PM JST
The anticapitalist union of Forever Alone guys... while they are angry to not have some couple to spend Christmas Eve sex..
Posted in: Angry single men stage anti-Christmas rally in Tokyo
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaDec. 08, 2015 - 12:22PM JST
You can say Disco is a waste of time but thanks to disco, several music was created like new wave and the electronic music genre... I can afirm that thanks to disco, current japanese music has it base.. for better and for worse..
Posted in: Nile Rodgers: 'le freak' still chic -- and in demand
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaNov. 26, 2015 - 11:24PM JST
I think the pachinko players are mutating to boring grandpas and grandmas that only went to spent their extra time and money to a bunch of morons that are putting the pachinko situation even worse. I think in a future Pachinko will have problems to get public, by one side those bored grandpas and grandmas will die and the younger people will not want to spend money on Pachinko but on other kind of entertainment instead, like videogames, at least the sense of pertenence that implies to buy a console, a screen and some games allows the player to think that losing money on games is better than screwing everything on pachinko..
Posted in: Pachinko is ‘recreation for morons,’ magazine claims
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaNov. 13, 2015 - 11:17PM JST
is that really Orange Range?.. the quality of their music tumbled down so fast!!!, I still remember Chest, was really silly, but it has a wonderful arrangement...
Posted in: Japanese band’s music video is like a psychedelic sushi nightmare
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaNov. 04, 2015 - 11:37PM JST
Japan is having a way to see that old phrase of millionaire grandpas... rich parents and disgraced kids. The way the japanese people are treating their parents shows the sequels of those spoiled kids that only wanted to work to get their stuff (furitas) and not for making a future, now we are seeing the second part of this problem, that, in a future, will be very hard to sustain.
Posted in: Grandparents seen as cash cows in Japan
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaOct. 27, 2015 - 11:40AM JST
It seems that all anime is drawn to be easily picture by the Takarazuka troupe rather than men.. (well.. except Dragon Ball)
Posted in: 'Rurouni Kenshin' comes to picture-perfect life as photos of stage musical’s cast are released
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaOct. 23, 2015 - 10:34PM JST
those yakuzas have honor, no parent would want his kids to see someone killed three times before touching the floor..
Posted in: Yakuza cancel Halloween trick-or-treat event for kids
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaSep. 30, 2015 - 11:41PM JST
One thing the traveller will never miss is the Kanazawa Station Dori.. is one of the most beautiful entrances I ever see in a train station emulating the trees of Kenrokuen in winter (while Kanazawa is really freeze, Kenrokuen Garden has the branches of the trees protected by nets in order to keep the form and avoid the snow to breaking them down, another good reason to head to Ibaraki in winter)...
Posted in: Kanazawa: 7 things you must do
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaSep. 13, 2015 - 10:44AM JST
next cafe idea will be the maids pretending to be moms... so they can fill the gaps of the old japanese people..
Posted in: Ore no Yome - the cafe where maids pretend to be your spouse
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaSep. 01, 2015 - 11:53PM JST
While no one shines with the sunlight the place looks cool..
Posted in: Vampire Cafe: Tokyo’s best undead dining in Ginza
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJul. 29, 2015 - 11:45PM JST
Being sincere Babymetal is the first japanese band that make me pay for their songs since I went to Japan in 2015.. I could look forward to see that colaboration with Yoshiki... hell...yeah!!!
Posted in: X Japan’s Yoshiki hints at a possible collaboration with Babymetal
Juan Carlos Barbosa PadillaJul. 09, 2015 - 08:23AM JST
Is easy, put a japanese traditional clothes exhibition... then add some chinese and korean communities... Nationalism roots evoked... racism made!!!
Posted in: Boston museum cancels 'Kimono Wednesdays' after racism protests
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Aug. 25, 2016 - 04:56PM JST
If they has pasted Trump's hair on the fron of that crashed air ship, would there…
Posted in: Calls grow for Clintons to shut down charitable foundation
Aug. 25, 2016 - 04:55PM JST
All this money for a 15minute train ride.
Posted in: Japan authorizes $2 mil to study high-speed train from Baltimore to Washington
What a nut, tying her up as well.. Poor mum..
Posted in: Actor Yuta Takahata arrested on rape charge
Aug. 25, 2016 - 04:54PM JST
I come from a family with a strong background in farming in the eastern United States.…
Posted in: It’s easier to be a salaryman. You can’t be a farmer unless that’s your passion.
Aug. 25, 2016 - 04:52PM JST
Let's aim for zero displaced persons.
Posted in: Let's make Tokyo best Games ever, says Abe
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