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Peter ShawMar. 20, 2016 - 08:48AM JST
It's Leicester's to lose now, Spurs and Arsenal have a history of bottling it and i can see this happening to both. However all three top teams have a very hard set of matches to finish the season. Part of me wants the foxes to win it, whilst part of me feels it will upset the natural balance of football.
Posted in: Leicester closer to title, Arsenal hoping leaders slip up
Peter ShawMar. 20, 2016 - 08:44AM JST
totally pointless when no one else bothers.
Posted in: Earth Hour
Peter ShawFeb. 24, 2016 - 08:32AM JST
It's the same the world over, currency markets are in free fall, but the Yen is considered a safe haven so it's rising as everyone else is falling.
My currency has dropped 20% against the yen since Christmas, and whilst it wont stop me coming to Japan - the 20% drop hits the spending money i have.
Posted in: Economy, strong yen defuse 'explosive' Chinese shopping in Japan
Peter ShawFeb. 08, 2016 - 01:41AM JST
A long overdue step, partly understandable from a domestic point as mobile connections are very good but I've never understood why there hasn't been WiFi connections on airport trains and buses.
Posted in: Toei subway line in Tokyo begins offering free Wi-Fi
Peter ShawJan. 28, 2016 - 10:49AM JST
i wish people would stop calling her British....She's Hungarian. Having a British passport which she wouldn't have got if she's wasn't an athlete doesn't make her British in most peoples eyes.
Posted in: Murray, Konta win on a distracting day in Melbourne
Peter ShawJan. 02, 2016 - 12:00PM JST
what's the interest on 4 billion dollars??? GL needs to STFU and get on with his life.
Posted in: George Lucas apologizes for calling Disney 'white slavers'
Peter ShawJan. 02, 2016 - 11:59AM JST
@zaphod - Economy on the A380's that I've flown on (BA & LH) have the most amount of room of any long distance plane I've used. Being a double decker plane the two half's disembark separately so it's no different than any other plane really.
Posted in: ANA reportedly to buy 3 Airbus A380s
Peter ShawDec. 28, 2015 - 10:43PM JST
tbh it's half the fun not knowing what some drinks are....once in a while i will sway away from my usual taste and try something random.
Posted in: Japan gears up for foreign visitors with new interactive vending machine
Peter ShawOct. 31, 2015 - 08:58AM JST
JR might be able to id him he, if he tapped out with his suica to leave the station.
Posted in: Suspect arrested after man shoved off train platform in Machida
Peter ShawOct. 26, 2015 - 08:22AM JST
Hamilton has deserved it this year, Rosberg just hasn't put up enough of a challenge. Hopefully next year the other teams will be closer and we get a closer championship.
Posted in: Hamilton storms to third Formula One world title after winning U.S. Grand Prix
Peter ShawOct. 21, 2015 - 12:21PM JST
hmm, just bought my first ever selfie stick for an upcoming trip to japan............
Posted in: No selfies
Peter ShawOct. 21, 2015 - 12:18PM JST
free food? still wouldn't catch me dead in a mcd's. mos all the way.
Posted in: McDonald’s Japan to give new burgers away for free—provided you have the right name
Peter ShawOct. 16, 2015 - 08:38AM JST
prices up, content down. they are hedging their money on their own content - but once you have watched it all there's nothing else.
Posted in: Netflix grows to 69 million members
Peter ShawSep. 10, 2015 - 11:45PM JST
these figures are just those people caught selling this stuff - the overall figure is probably 50 times higher.
Peter ShawAug. 09, 2015 - 05:11AM JST
on today's performance i would say sunderland are favourites for the drop. villa, west brom, and the new boys will be next.
Posted in: New Premier League season set to get under way
Peter ShawAug. 09, 2015 - 05:08AM JST
hardly surprising, very few in china can afford Apple's mark up.
Posted in: Apple pushed down to 3rd in China smartphone market
Peter ShawAug. 08, 2015 - 09:56AM JST
a pity but i'm sure they will put a display on elsewhere instead, if not there are plenty of others.
Posted in: Saturday’s Tokyo Bay fireworks festival likely to be last for five years
Peter ShawAug. 06, 2015 - 09:40AM JST
this really should have been updated by now....they have already announced that the debris is from MH370
Posted in: World hopes for first clues to MH370 mystery
Peter ShawJul. 06, 2015 - 08:32AM JST
this would have almost certainly ended badly, alas the state of japanese law he'll only get charged with a minor crime.
Posted in: Man arrested for kidnapping 11-year-old girl in Nara
Peter ShawJul. 06, 2015 - 08:16AM JST
Posted in: Women's World Cup win would rekindle Japan's love for soccer: Miyama
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May. 06, 2016 - 08:04PM JST
It spreads like a virus.
Posted in: Windows 10 spreads to 300 mil devices
May. 06, 2016 - 08:03PM JST
Watch house of cards and you really start to realize that just anyone could become president,…
Posted in: Trump urges Japan to pay more to maintain U.S. military bases
May. 06, 2016 - 07:58PM JST
Probably With Clinton We will have Natl election on Nov eight. Clinton does not hate Japan.…
Posted in: Abe says he will work with whoever wins U.S. election
May. 06, 2016 - 07:56PM JST
No order but the best I can recall - Adams family, Monty Python, Mash, Fawlty Towers.
Posted in: What are your most fondly remembered TV shows?
May. 06, 2016 - 07:54PM JST
don't worry. politics in Taiwan , more than most countries, is all theater, acting, blowharding. these…
Posted in: Taiwanese legislators demand tougher action on Japan over Okinotori
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