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KapunaApr. 24, 2015 - 02:09PM JST
"The plaintiffs argued that the bank should have ordered staff to evacuate to higher ground rather than send them up to the roof." Then the relatives could sue because the staff died running to higher ground. This tsunami was one of the largest in recent history but, no one could predict that.
Posted in: Sendai court upholds ruling bank not responsible for employees' tsunami deaths
KapunaApr. 23, 2015 - 02:56PM JST
americaninjapan wrote "Does Japan have to keep on apologizing every single year??" The answer seems to be yes.
Posted in: Abe, Xi meet but wartime legacy casts shadow
KapunaApr. 22, 2015 - 02:11PM JST
Great! I'll remember not to vote for them.
Posted in: What do you think about the way many politicians campaign in Japan, driving along streets, with their name being repeated over and over again by loudpseaker?
KapunaApr. 22, 2015 - 02:09PM JST
"...earthquake-absorbing rubber materials" Yeah, right.
Posted in: 145 buildings received substandard quake-absorbing rubber from Toyo Tire
KapunaApr. 07, 2015 - 02:05PM JST
"the Q blows out about seven times as much air as it sucks from its suction port."
Wow! the explanition of how that is possible would be real interesting.
Posted in: Panasonic to release spherical fan/circulator
KapunaApr. 06, 2015 - 02:05PM JST
Terrible thing to happen to this family or, to anyone.
Posted in: Family of 7 in China drowns in deadly attempt to rescue girl
KapunaMar. 25, 2015 - 03:01PM JST
Agree with Madverts. Let them leave, just don't let them return. If the countries that took them in are so bad, then by all means please leave and careful the door.
Posted in: Australia stops third teenager headed for Middle East jihad
KapunaMar. 19, 2015 - 12:36PM JST
Isn't democracy what the US government stands for? Only if it meets it's standards.
Posted in: U.S. rebukes Israel's victorious Netanyahu on Mideast policy
KapunaMar. 18, 2015 - 03:31PM JST
"Over-fishing and illegal fishing are still the biggest problems around the world" Not at all. Global warming or climate change is #1.
Posted in: World's top chefs say eating small fish will make big difference
KapunaMar. 14, 2015 - 11:08AM JST
Unconditional support? I hope the Iraquis read the fine print in that agreement.
Posted in: Iraq militia leader hails Iran's unconditional support
KapunaMar. 11, 2015 - 11:12AM JST
Amidalism- There is no ADD in Japan.
Posted in: Oregon woman detained over prescription drug released
KapunaFeb. 28, 2015 - 02:52PM JST
"Look at the handshake, that has to be the weakest hand shake I've ever seen from the JP prince" I have never seen Japanese shake hands.
Posted in: Prince William strikes a friendly contrast to crown prince
KapunaFeb. 24, 2015 - 01:52PM JST
Install heaters that come on when a sensor detects snow/ice.
Posted in: LED traffic lights too cool for snowy Aomori
KapunaFeb. 19, 2015 - 10:21AM JST
“Carers say they used the body restraints on the instruction of doctors, but without considering whether such measures were necessary,” Does doctor own the care facility?
Posted in: Scores of elderly people tied to beds in unregistered facilities
KapunaFeb. 17, 2015 - 09:57AM JST
The same thing happens here in Hawaii.
Posted in: Y3.34 bil in lost cash handed in to police in 2014
KapunaFeb. 10, 2015 - 02:53PM JST
How can she be arrested on "suspecion of murder" when she freely admitted to doing it?
Posted in: Chiba woman arrested for killing daughters aged 4, 1
KapunaFeb. 06, 2015 - 02:08PM JST
Mr Abe has gone a bit too far, trying to make Japan look tough,” said a 55-year-old man who would provide only his family name, Arai, because he is afraid of being targeted by the Islamic militants. Brilliant move, now every family in Japan named Arai will be a target.
“We don’t want to be seen in that image, and we don’t want to have anything to do with combat.” Please identify "we"
Posted in: Some Japanese see slain hostages as troublemakers
KapunaJan. 18, 2015 - 03:20PM JST
"According to mainstream Islamic tradition, any physical depiction of the Prophet Muhammad — even a respectful one — is considered blasphemous" So does that equate to killing?
Posted in: Latest Charlie Hebdo cover continues to upset Muslim world
KapunaJan. 13, 2015 - 03:24PM JST
Coming of age? I'd say about seven.(seeing the police cars made me angry)
Posted in: New adult arrested for throwing can of coffee at police car
KapunaJan. 08, 2015 - 12:36PM JST
He was arrested on "suspecion" of killing his grandmother?? That does not make any sense at all.
Posted in: 17-year-old boy arrested for killing grandmother
Apr. 28, 2015 - 07:10AM JST
I guess I'd be put into the small business owner category, but I personally always make…
Posted in: Survey asks Japanese women what professions they don’t want to date
Apr. 28, 2015 - 06:58AM JST
Popeye: Oil be blowed.
Posted in: Like shale oil, solar power is shaking up global energy
Apr. 28, 2015 - 06:55AM JST
Poltical tool. If I were this woman I'd want an apology from Park Gye Hyun for…
Posted in: In U.S., 'comfort woman' demands apology from Japan
Apr. 28, 2015 - 06:52AM JST
he got irritated after an ambulance got in front of him while he was driving one…
Posted in: Man arrested for making over 5,000 silent calls to fire department
Apr. 28, 2015 - 06:38AM JST
Mr. Lester Tenney, Mr. Harold Bergbower and Mr. Darrell Stark, should have a meet up with…
Posted in: Japan's view of WWII history rankles some U.S. veterans