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SaiakuMay. 16, 2013 - 07:44AM JST
I think she is cute, and her style is quite spectacular.. not for normal folks.
Posted in: Pamyu invasion
SaiakuMay. 09, 2013 - 01:25AM JST
I'm from the west and when me and my friends entered a maid cafe in Akihabara we really weren't sure what kind of place this was, because in the west a place like this would seem very suspicious.
But thankfully it was all innocent. Japan has a whole other culture and the kawaii phenomenon was fun to experience.
Posted in: The past, present and future of maid cafes
SaiakuMay. 07, 2013 - 11:38PM JST
Loved the original movies, but isn't bruce willis getting a bit old for these kinds of movies, not to mention the storyline is quite unbelieable.
Anyway, awesome design change on the header bar, JT.
Posted in: Next 'Die Hard' movie rumored to be set in Tokyo
SaiakuApr. 29, 2013 - 01:57AM JST
This Abe person seems awfully obsessed with WW2. Why not let it be what it is? The past.
Time to look forward and move on, it's the only way to get rid of the hate, mistakes and sufferings.
Posted in: National pride
SaiakuApr. 15, 2013 - 04:11AM JST
I love Japan a lot, and it is my favourite people and place, but the whaling is simply disgusting.
Posted in: Australia to tackle Japan on whaling at U.N. world court
SaiakuApr. 15, 2013 - 03:58AM JST
Beautiful Shrine. Best of luck to the married couple!
Posted in: Happy day
SaiakuApr. 14, 2013 - 09:57AM JST
Not just english, many of us do this in our own native language when we speak with people who are not native, like immigrants.
It just makes it easier for everyone to understand, but I guess the core is that we don't want to spend time explaining words to them.
Posted in: Why do some native English speakers use broken or grammatically incorrect English, when trying to communicate with someone who isn't a native English speaker, but who may understand some English? Do they think that somehow broken English is easier to understand?
SaiakuMar. 15, 2013 - 12:46AM JST
Ants may finally be able to read harry potter.
Posted in: Company prints needle-eye sized book
SaiakuFeb. 08, 2013 - 08:30AM JST
Russians breach airspace in my country and nearby all the time, don't trust them for a second.
For some reason they just don't want to get along with others.
Posted in: Japan says 2 Russian fighters breached its airspace
SaiakuJan. 24, 2013 - 07:43PM JST
While the clothing of this dog is silly looking and probably have no practical use - in colder countries small-dog owners buy clothes for their dogs because of the cold weather.
Posted in: Chic chihuahua
SaiakuJan. 24, 2013 - 09:05AM JST
As a foreigner - Japanese TV commercials are entertaining and weird xD
Posted in: AKB48 singer Yuko Oshima launches new Wonda canned coffee ad campaign
SaiakuJan. 21, 2013 - 09:31PM JST
Are we still talking about Kasai's picture with that kid?
That's not porn.
Try watching some, you'll notice the difference quite fast.
Posted in: Do you consider the way AKB48 are presented and marketed a form of porn?
SaiakuJan. 21, 2013 - 04:49AM JST
Cool. I was actually at that place last year. Truly amazing design and structures in that area.
Posted in: Ice fun
SaiakuJan. 10, 2013 - 06:56AM JST
Been watching AKBingo, and I think AKB48 has got some really funny and interesting personalities, as well as talented dancers and singers. I find the whole AKB phenomenon interesting.
Posted in: AKB48 scoops 8 Gold Disc awards for CD sales
SaiakuDec. 15, 2012 - 11:15AM JST
This is truly sad.
On the topic of gun restrictions and laws however: This is just one shooting among many, and many to come unless the US starts cleaning up their weapon policies.
Posted in: Man kills mother, then 26 at Connecticut school, including 20 kids
SaiakuDec. 14, 2012 - 12:27AM JST
Posted in: 'Kin' chosen as kanji character best representing 2012
SaiakuDec. 13, 2012 - 09:43AM JST
I have a question about kanji, since I am not Japanese.
Do they ever create new kanji to meet the demands of todays language, or do they update old ones with new meanings etc?
SaiakuDec. 12, 2012 - 10:59AM JST
I can think of two reasons why they didn't attempt to shoot the rocket down.
1) the north koreans aren't really right in their minds, and gets provoked by anything. Who knows how they would respond to a shoot down (although it's not okay that north korea is existing anyhow)
2) it's a chance for japanese intelligence to get data on north koreans current technology by watching the rocket.
Posted in: N Korean rocket passes over Okinawa; U.N. Security Council to meet
SaiakuDec. 11, 2012 - 10:46AM JST
I'm not saying EU is only bad. A lot of good has happened, although the opening of borders and taking in immigrants has increased numbers on crime in every country affected, like norway.
they are talking about saving the euro, while germany and france are probably the only countries strong enough to keep using it.
It's not world war anymore, but everything is far from fixed. countries are bankrupt, people are starving, while the rich leaders, always unaffected by these things, go on and make fancy speeches.
the peace prize will keep people from remembering these things for a little time, then it's back to talking about saving greece, saving the euro and all of that again - nothing changed.
Posted in: Nobel night
SaiakuDec. 11, 2012 - 08:07AM JST
Good for Yamanaka.
The peace prize however, going to the EU is a joke. As a western, there is nothing good in EU.
It's all corruption, debt, falling currency and conflicts.
It should be called the nobel joke prize, because it would make more sense.
May. 25, 2013 - 03:09AM JST
Still nothing like the service US customers get with their Amazon Prime...no movies or TV programs…
Posted in: Amazon expands Kindle tablet sale to 170 countries
May. 25, 2013 - 03:05AM JST
I would have thought that Tokyo would have more schools than that.
Posted in: Tokyo Board of Education publishes names of schools using corporal punishment
May. 25, 2013 - 02:54AM JST
@yubit: What performance I have here? I will be flattered if I know how to perform.…
Posted in: Korean 'comfort women' cancel meeting with Hashimoto
May. 25, 2013 - 02:46AM JST
If only everyone would embrace and keep the Scouts' promises, the world would be a better…
Posted in: Boy Scouts approve plan to accept openly gay boys, but not leaders
May. 25, 2013 - 02:45AM JST
It is not for anyone to say what "we" are proud of, especially when reverence in…
Posted in: Anti-Islamist protests flare after British soldier butchered near London barracks