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YongYangJul. 17, 2015 - 05:44PM JST
Not true Supey, there's this big, huge in fact, thing called: Chance. It increase over time. Never rule it out. Especially when you're thing that lives for a mere 70 years-ish, seriously, what DO you know?
Posted in: Nuclear reactor in Shikoku gets OK to restart from regulator
YongYangJul. 17, 2015 - 05:41PM JST
I've been listening to the people?
The IOC may want to reword it's recent progress report; as for the olympic themselves, it's an omnishambles of a rip off event.
Posted in: Abe says Olympic stadium to start from scratch; Rugby World Cup misses out
YongYangJul. 16, 2015 - 03:47PM JST
@Supey, if there's one thing nature keeps doing it's dumping our 'sound and definitive' impossible all over our stupid heads.
YongYangJul. 15, 2015 - 08:25AM JST
As 655321, depart without them. Buy? Well, bye!
Posted in: Some Chinese tourists make bulk purchases of rice cookers, heated bidet toilet seats and other goods at shops in the airport.
YongYangJul. 14, 2015 - 09:49PM JST
@Sf: No longer 100% true,it is improving. In fiscal 2014, partial recording was implemented in 2,845 cases, down 260 from a year earlier. But a total of 24,107 audio and video clips were produced, up by 15,414. Recording sessions per case averaged 14 hours and 2 minutes, up from 3 hours and 3 minutes a year earlier.
Police started partial recording of interrogations in September 2008 in Tokyo, Osaka and two other prefectures and expanded it nationwide in fiscal 2009. Taping of entire interrogations began in some regions in fiscal 2013.
Posted in: Case dropped against Thai ex-police chief over gun possession
YongYangJul. 13, 2015 - 05:22PM JST
Another preventable tragedy.
Posted in: 8 year-old boy drowns in Lake Biwa
YongYangJul. 13, 2015 - 06:57AM JST
Prosecute, prosecute, prosecute and bring the full force of the available laws against the bullies, the school and he authorities and not until Japan begins to prosecute these 'people' as such this plague of needless deaths will not be stopped.
An appalling way for a young person, any person to die. STOP the bullies, put their sickness away, out of main stream society.
Posted in: Father of bullied boy who killed himself files criminal complaint
YongYangJul. 10, 2015 - 09:13PM JST
@Noble, you should report the idiots for endangering other road users.
Typhoon number 9 certainly did hit Naha, and is still hanging around.
Posted in: 23 injured as typhoon lashes Okinawan islands
YongYangJul. 10, 2015 - 01:47PM JST
Kazunori Harano, the 61-year-old father of Sayaka Harano, one of the victims, said he couldn’t believe he had lost his only daughter, whom he had driven to work every morning.
“I thought the police were kidding me when they told me that the victim is my daughter,” Harano said. “I feel like I have become a living corpse.”
Posted in: Man gets 22 years for hit-and-run deaths of 3 women in Otaru
YongYangJul. 10, 2015 - 08:14AM JST
If people love each other, let them. The world needs more love, less division and hate.
Posted in: Cross-dressing Conchita Wurst visits Shibuya mayor
YongYangJul. 10, 2015 - 08:11AM JST
Should be life, 3 lifetimes. What an amoral, hideous entity. Rot and suffer slow.
YongYangJul. 09, 2015 - 08:34AM JST
How was it racist? The museum needs to borrow a couple of cannon balls and wear them, AND go ahead with letting people experience a kimono.
Posted in: Boston museum cancels 'Kimono Wednesdays' after racism protests
YongYangJul. 08, 2015 - 05:26PM JST
@WillB, as many incidences in the States have proven again and again, there are always 'nutcase' in the military.
Posted in: Man set fire to house because wife didn't see him off properly
YongYangJul. 08, 2015 - 04:26PM JST
Just in case some of the newcomers to Japan don't know, Japan is a patriarchal society, plus, as with the military, males will tend to be very male in attitudes towards women. That's where 'they get it from'.
YongYangJul. 08, 2015 - 03:57PM JST
You need to say "monsieur" to get a waiters attention in France, if they are male and "mademoiselle" if female. Tourist traps in Paris do NOT have good service. Always look for smiles from the staff. Got smile? Sit down. No smile. Passer!
Posted in: Another Japanese celebrity claims discrimination in France; netizens not so sympathetic
YongYangJul. 08, 2015 - 03:49PM JST
Mental silliness manifests itself into horrors such as these. So sad that innocent children become victims of what should have been identified and treated.
YongYangJul. 07, 2015 - 09:57PM JST
Did mine in 2013, great place, in and out within 20 and a 3 minute walk from the station. See you in July 2020 immigration!
Posted in: Wednesday deadline for foreign nationals to get resident cards
YongYangJul. 07, 2015 - 08:39AM JST
Again. Appendage at end of arm. Really useful to keep things close to self. Notably children.
Posted in: 4-year-old boy dies after being hit by van; driver arrested
YongYangJul. 06, 2015 - 07:03PM JST
@Tex, yes, but the time zone dictated what time you were drinking, if the finals had been held in South Africa?
Posted in: Japanese soccer fans turn to drink as Nadeshiko sink
YongYangJul. 06, 2015 - 06:41PM JST
Wherever you are if it's a big occasion, have a drink whatever the time. It's not the Prohibition Era here, there or anywhere. In the 19th century Americans drank ALL the time, water being dangerous and plenty of my North American cousins get cracking the beers in the morning when it's time to enjoy something.
Aug. 05, 2015 - 02:53AM JST
Violence is as American as apple pie.
You seem to have missed the previous thousands of…
Posted in: Do you think the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were morally justifiable?
Aug. 05, 2015 - 02:46AM JST
President Harry Truman was a haberdasher. He was not an educated man. He made the decision…
Kobe White Bar Owner
Aug. 05, 2015 - 02:41AM JST
Jumin F U C K OFF YOU LITTLE MAGGOT F A G O T!
Posted in: Man stabs 17-yr-old girl in back, cuts her hair as she walks home
Aug. 05, 2015 - 02:37AM JST
If you know anything about the legal system it is that past cases are often quoted…
Posted in: Man gets suspended sentence for killing brother who asked for help in committing suicide
Aaron Lloyd Brummett
Aug. 05, 2015 - 02:36AM JST
IF u want to end your life... donate a kidney to another person. Have a living…