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Shaun JohnsonJan. 22, 2015 - 10:19AM JST
i want a break from my cellphone.. maybe permanently
Posted in: Modern life
Shaun JohnsonDec. 20, 2014 - 08:21PM JST
by now this is a copy and paste for ne?
Posted in: M5.9 earthquake hits off Fukushima
Shaun JohnsonDec. 14, 2014 - 10:25AM JST
Return of the rising dicktator
Posted in: Unenthusiastic voters ready to say yes to Abe
Shaun JohnsonDec. 13, 2014 - 06:57PM JST
didnt osaka fudge their numbers to make tokyo seem the most dangerous city? has that been filtered in here?
Posted in: No. of criminal offenses drops below 1.3 million for first time in 35 years
Shaun JohnsonDec. 10, 2014 - 10:27AM JST
Dont hear much about the Fukushima cleanup now do we?... Ahem...
Shaun JohnsonDec. 10, 2014 - 10:26AM JST
Always hated him, such a smug Dbag
Posted in: Gaffe-prone Aso criticizes women who don't give birth
Shaun JohnsonNov. 29, 2014 - 06:06PM JST
GPS senses you at moving at 40 kms or something and shuts off the screen but then what happens if youre a passenger right? Dunno...daydream lol
Posted in: Truck driver, looking at smartphone, rearends bus, injuring 7
Shaun JohnsonNov. 21, 2014 - 10:31PM JST
Do the same to them...
Posted in: Parents arrested for starving 3-year-old daughter to death
Shaun JohnsonNov. 16, 2014 - 09:14PM JST
Angers me, less now but depends on the person and day.
I have taken the time and effort AND courage to speak in Japanese but English comes back, blood boils.
Of course the same could be said about the Japanese who reply in English but at least show manners to answer in Japanese, if we hit a roadblock in the conversation and feel you can continue in English then do so.
Posted in: How do you feel when you speak fluent or reasonably good Japanese to a Japanese person and they insist on answering you in English?
Shaun JohnsonNov. 12, 2014 - 05:41PM JST
The only reason I go to Starbucks is because its on my way home, can comfortable use my laptop and its kinda cheap but it is bad coffee. But coffee at smaller shops is always better including those smokey old kissatens.
Coffee here will never be as good as back home.
Posted in: Japan's dated, smoky cafes unfazed by Starbucks success
Shaun JohnsonNov. 11, 2014 - 02:40PM JST
Put his private area on a heater to make sure he can never have another child
Posted in: Man arrested for forcing 1-year-old daughter to sit on kerosene heater
Shaun JohnsonNov. 07, 2014 - 10:48AM JST
Like Tom Cruise in Magnolia...
I wonder if this guy had such a messed up childhood as Tom's character did..
This guys a first class loser
Posted in: Video of pick-up artist grabbing Japanese women on street triggers online protests
Shaun JohnsonNov. 06, 2014 - 10:58AM JST
OMG... Im kinda in shock. Well done to them. 本当にお疲れ様 to the workers on the front lines... not execs.
I guess the new secrecy law should be renamed the "Only when we have good news, we tell you" law :)
Posted in: Spent fuel rods removed from No. 4 reactor building at Fukushima
Shaun JohnsonNov. 04, 2014 - 12:15PM JST
coming home late and drunk is worse than sleeping in the car and making your wife think you didnt come home? interesting relationship
Posted in: Akita judge rules man’s drunk driving somewhat justifiable; gives him his job back
Shaun JohnsonOct. 29, 2014 - 05:55PM JST
Bored... This influx of superhero movies are already played out.
Posted in: Marvel unveils huge slate of new superhero films
Shaun JohnsonOct. 04, 2014 - 03:15PM JST
Posted in: Man arrested for cutting schoolgirl's skirt on train
Shaun JohnsonSep. 26, 2014 - 11:06AM JST
Love the power lines... one of the iconic images of Japan to me. I'm being serious too...
Posted in: Why does Japan have so many overhead power lines?
Shaun JohnsonSep. 19, 2014 - 09:44AM JST
Well done on this.. Totally unconstitutional.
Also how was this monitored? Breath tests every morning?
Posted in: Civil servant suing Fukuoka for one yen over employee drinking ban
Shaun JohnsonSep. 19, 2014 - 08:18AM JST
Posted in: 41-year-old Saitama man arrested for fatally stabbing wife
Shaun JohnsonSep. 11, 2014 - 05:13PM JST
Question: If the train was moving how did he get out of the train? Trains have an amazing technology called DOORS, if they are closed you cant get out.
He climbed out a window???
Posted in: Man dies after jumping from moving train
May. 03, 2015 - 10:48PM JST
Japan has apologized like 42 times officially. 70 years have passed, let it go.
Posted in: Rival Koreas united in anger at lack of Abe apology
May. 03, 2015 - 10:43PM JST
So can I put a Japanese SIM from e.g. AU into a phone purchased overseas, or…
Posted in: Mobile phone service operators lift SIM locks
May. 03, 2015 - 10:42PM JST
No. I swear I just googled "worst girls' names". Just for fun. They're real....
Posted in: Britain eagerly awaits name of new princess
May. 03, 2015 - 10:41PM JST
@lucabrasi. I think they will pay a tribute to Australia... remember, she is also an Australian…
May. 03, 2015 - 10:38PM JST
As a person who lives in the Urban world I find most of these models are…
Posted in: Tesla charges into home battery market