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Simona StanzaniMay. 25, 2015 - 12:38PM JST
never read so much rubbish all written in the same article. congrats.
Posted in: If you don't want your food genetically modified, tell nature to stop it.
Simona StanzaniMay. 20, 2015 - 01:47AM JST
maybe she just had a miscarriage, if one intentionally dumps a fetus in a toilet she'd be a total moron to call a plumber afterwards. accusing someone of murder without having enough details is not a very logical thing to do, Jim.
plus, overstaying your visa does not necessarily make you a murderer.
Posted in: Remains of fetus found in drainage pipes of Chiba apartment building
Simona StanzaniMay. 15, 2015 - 09:33AM JST
holy cow that's my hospital!!! (O_O)
Posted in: Man says he stabbed girl on train to see if he had guts enough to kill someone
Simona StanzaniMay. 14, 2015 - 09:07AM JST
woo that's scary. with the current level of machine translation I can see people getting into fights for a misundestanding XDDD
Posted in: Skype opens door to real-time translation feature
Simona StanzaniMay. 09, 2015 - 11:20PM JST
Kumamon Does Cannes!! (//∇//)\
Posted in: Kumamon to promote films at Cannes
Simona StanzaniMay. 06, 2015 - 03:03PM JST
We'll get Ash Eggs.
Posted in: Volcanic activity increases at Mount Hakone
Simona StanzaniApr. 26, 2015 - 08:28PM JST
Japanese don't really do the "skinship" thing. it took a long time just to hold hands in public for couples - which is kind of cute, but a bit childish I guess. More "skinship" please!
Posted in: Why do Japanese people seldom hug friends or family in public?
Simona StanzaniApr. 17, 2015 - 09:48AM JST
because traveling from Japan is a total rip off and it's not Bubble Time anymore.
a 2-way ticket to any European town costs at least 30% more than if you took off from Europe exactly on the same plane. it's time to put an end to this middle-man mafia mentality.
Posted in: Why more Japanese are staying home
Simona StanzaniMar. 29, 2015 - 01:50AM JST
it is "unique" because it is the first such international event held in Japan, that's what makes it different.
Posted in: World's first 'otaku' summit opens in Japan
Simona StanzaniMar. 29, 2015 - 01:05AM JST
Otaku Summit signed the birth of the Inetrnational Otaku Event Association, that aims to bring together Japanese subculture-focused events all over the world, in order to exchange info, knowledge, guests, etc. crossing borders, culture, race, religion, everything. It's a literally historic watershed moment for Japanese subculture.
Simona StanzaniMar. 25, 2015 - 07:42PM JST
they should rename it "the yakuza law" XD
Posted in: Lawmakers to submit casino legalisation bill by the end of March
Simona StanzaniMar. 22, 2015 - 08:55PM JST
“We presume that despite the meltdown, the fuel is still in the containment vessel,”
"presume" is not a very scientific word, is it?
Posted in: Fukushima reactor test offers rare detailed look inside
Simona StanzaniMar. 16, 2015 - 07:09PM JST
never underestimate White Day! holy cow..,
Posted in: Woman tries to kill husband because he didn't give her White Day gift
Simona StanzaniMar. 15, 2015 - 04:52PM JST
Nakameguro is cool.
Posted in: Moving to Tokyo? Real estate agent picks 5 best neighborhoods for single residents
Simona StanzaniMar. 14, 2015 - 11:24PM JST
looks VERY amateurish and the idea is rather bizarre but it could have worked if done professionally.
Posted in: Saga Prefecture targets foreign tourists with weird commercial
Simona StanzaniMar. 09, 2015 - 10:04PM JST
Posted in: OnJapan Cafe: Get your 'wa' on in Harajuku
Simona StanzaniFeb. 23, 2015 - 07:42PM JST
French coffee is not exactly the top though... try real Italian and South American!
Posted in: Have the 'best coffee in Paris' in Tokyo
Simona StanzaniFeb. 20, 2015 - 09:14PM JST
wouldn't be surprised about 41 fire engines. they sent 11 around my old neighborhood for a suspected gas leak [that was never found, obviously...]
Posted in: 2 dead, 6 injured in Tokyo apartment building fire
Simona StanzaniFeb. 07, 2015 - 12:04AM JST
I'll have the chips, you can have the fish.
Posted in: Fish and chips, Britain's comfort food, goes hip
Simona StanzaniJan. 29, 2015 - 10:13PM JST
Aso and his mates are under the impression that "Cool Japan" [whatever they think it is] is really cool and the AKB producer has got enough money and connections to get a prime spot on the organizing committee - being this Japan, which we all know is run a bit like a mafia syndicate and an old boys club, we can get an idea of why the guy has got carte blanche to promote his stuff on the big world stage.
AKB is unfortunately part of modern, let's say current, Japanese [sub]culture and it's going to be hard to convince the old boys club otherwise, especially if it means lost revenue for them or their friends.
I'd rather see more talented people there, and if it really has to be idols methinks the five little ranger-like ones are much better [and sportier, too!] though Japanese pop [esp. the idol kind] is mainly trash, unfortunately (Y_Y)
Posted in: Cross-dressing Matsuko Deluxe: AKB opening Tokyo Olympics 'would embarrass Japan'
May. 30, 2015 - 11:23PM JST
Surely the Russian anthem gives you a little tweak. Or the Italian. Or, failing…
Posted in: Which country's national anthems do you find the most stirring? Do you know the words to your country's?
May. 30, 2015 - 11:21PM JST
What a useless no-brainer statement. Yeah, everybody ought to grow up. But they won't by just…
Posted in: Asia should put WWII behind it: Singapore PM
May. 30, 2015 - 11:18PM JST
@presto345"China is working hard to achieve its own destruction".
Oh, come on. Do you seriously believe…
Posted in: Chinese weaponry spotted on artificial island, U.S. says
May. 30, 2015 - 11:09PM JST
@ CH3CHO, Luce-A
Of course you are trying to downplay or distort the importance of Yoshimi's…
Posted in: Japanese academics join calls for gov't to face up to responsibility over 'comfort women'
May. 30, 2015 - 11:06PM JST
The thing I fear the most atm is the building.
That building survived 3/11. You've got…
Posted in: M8.5 earthquake strikes near Ogasawara islands