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fupaymeApr. 12, 2013 - 01:59AM JST
Can we give them bennigan's coupons and free bubblegum ?
Posted in: Japan trying to confirm N Korean missile launch status
fupaymeApr. 09, 2013 - 12:47AM JST
Dometic investors like myself, and large corporations etc. Sellers aren't just selling the JPY, the gov't is dumping cash into the system (or will dump cash etc)
This be some fun times ^_^
Easy money is always nice, as long as you can play the game
Posted in: Stocks close 2.80% higher as yen further weakens
fupaymeApr. 05, 2013 - 12:32AM JST
YESSSSSS !!!! /dance
Come on 120yen / 1 usd !!!
Posted in: BOJ to double money supply to get Japan out of slump
fupaymeMar. 28, 2013 - 12:20AM JST
When your working at McDonalds, I doubt you would be willing to risk your life to defend the store's money, unless you are the owner of the Franchise
The workers did the right thing. Just give them the cash, insurance company pays back the loss, and police go after the criminal
I would only fight back if I KNEW the guy was going to hurt someone for sure, even after you gave him the money
Posted in: Man robs Nagoya McDonald's of Y2.6 mil
fupaymeMar. 18, 2013 - 11:28PM JST
Trust me, 95% of supercar owners are very narcissistic
I know this because I am one.
Luckily for me I don't belong to one of those "lets be douchebags together" car club groups
I like to bask in my douchery alone.
There is no douchier feeling like intentionally putting the top down for no reason, on my Gallardo in the middle of traffic while smoking and drinking my starbucks.
What makes it the best is I dress like a bum, so it makes me look like I didn't earn it
Trust me, we have emotional issues :)
Posted in: 10 drivers to be charged over 2011 pileup involving 8 Ferraris and a Lamborghini
fupaymeMar. 15, 2013 - 03:24AM JST
Unless someone is holding a gun to your head and making you work there, its no excuse to kill people to take our your frustrations in life. Especially attacking innocents
Even if this worker was getting treated badly and not paid well, it was ultimately his choice to stay there and keep working.
If he was upset at his situation in life, he should have left the company, and moved on to something else. Not stab and kill as many co-workers as possible
Posted in: 2 stabbed to death, 5 wounded by Chinese man in Hiroshima Pref
fupaymeMar. 12, 2013 - 04:58PM JST
Money isn't going to solve this situation. If I was the plantiffs I would rather be asking for land & a home in another part of Japan as payment
Because you have 1600 , asking for 50,000 a month x 12 months = 960000000 yen a year
So the J-Gov't will just issue more debt, fire up the printing presses and magically make more money to pay these people, which won't help them at all, and just further debases the currency
Why not relocate them to another part of Japan, give them land and homes so they can move on with their lives.
Posted in: 1,650 sue government, TEPCO over Fukushima damages
fupaymeMar. 09, 2013 - 12:21AM JST
He's already 81 people, its not gonna happen. Also the fact that he is 81 and finally got caught, probably means he didn't pay even more the past 50+ years.
Pretty sure he dodged so much more than 860mil yen in taxes.
Plus he's lived the Grand lifestyle, its not gonna matter anymore, he had his fun, and played the system. Even though he got caught now, its already too late.
Trust me you ask any average crap pay worker, if they would rather live a crappy life live till 85-90, or live the life this guy had but get caught at 80, I think most people would choose what this guy did.
Posted in: Property mogul Kawamoto accused of evading Y862 mil in taxes
fupaymeMar. 09, 2013 - 12:12AM JST
I give my wife gifts everyday. The roof over her head, the electricity turning on, hot water, and food in the fridge.
Oh and the comfort of knowing that her future and our families future will never be in need
Its why anything more that I give her, is always 100% appreciated, no matter how big or small
I feel bad for the guys who have to pick out the perfect gift or else it leads to arguments / emotional backlash
Posted in: Tokyo store concierge service helps clueless men shop for girlfriends
fupaymeMar. 05, 2013 - 11:16PM JST
2am, doesn't matter. The kids are learning a valuable lesson, that most kids in this generation have all but forgotten. I wish my Father taught me the valuable lesson of working a crappy job at crappy hours for crap pay when I was very young. As then I probably wouldn't have wasted my 20's, and would have achieved success much sooner. Plus if the kids wanted to help their ill Father, that says a lot more than the spoiled brats I see who won't lift a finger for their own families, and are too self absorbed in their own lives.
Posted in: Man arrested for having his kids work on his newspaper delivery route
fupaymeMar. 05, 2013 - 11:09PM JST
No need to worry about the girl. She will grow up super strong, as now she has a big reason to keep on living. To honor her father's memory by accomplishing her dreams.
Posted in: Father dies sheltering 9-year-old daughter from blizzard
fupaymeFeb. 22, 2013 - 10:06PM JST
Yes but America's Gov't is now extremely large, and its not helping to solve any problems.
How much larger does the Gov't need to get to create this even playing field for all participants?
Also the working people gained the most standard of living under a less regulated market. Its why the USA had its huge boom after WW2.
Posted in: Putting the magnifying glass on the 1%
fupaymeFeb. 21, 2013 - 05:05AM JST
If this kid survives he will be Superhero right? I mean isn't this how kids discover their hidden powers?
Posted in: 4-year-old boy survives fall from 12th-floor window
fupaymeFeb. 21, 2013 - 04:56AM JST
yeah I understand what you are saying, and I know you can't just work hard at doing any job, but its the hard work + being creative + taking calculated risks that leads to the success
I cornered the market in what I did, because I saw the demand for it , even though it was a small niche market.
But that is where all success starts nowadays. You have to build a small base group of loyal fans / customers, then treat them very well, and they will spread the word for you.
The system you are describing though, sounds like you would need to use govt force / power to dictate the rules of the land. Which isn't very democratic, since elected gov't officials are also human beings who crave more power and the want to stay in office.
The only reason why the 1% can retain their power, is because they can influence the gov't to do its will , either through force, or by creating new laws / rules which benefit them
So are you advocating a more Libertarian approach to things? Because that means a Free Market which is where capitalism and only the strong survive
fupaymeFeb. 20, 2013 - 12:05AM JST
I figure they should just make a docking controller type thing that the Xperia phones fit into, so you can have that hand held console feel while just playing games on the new Xperia Z or future quad core phones etc
That way you can just totally eliminate the waste that is the portable hand held gaming department and pump more R&D into the smartphones or main gaming console (PS4 etc etc)
Posted in: Sony slashes price of PlayStation Vita in Japan
fupaymeFeb. 20, 2013 - 12:01AM JST
Unless Microsoft is able to lock people into using it on their new Windows 8 tablets and soon to be phones, I don't think it will work out
And of course this is also only if people jump on the Windows 8 bandwagon and abandon Android and iOS.....which I don't see happening any time soon
Posted in: Microsoft's Outlook takes aim at Google's Gmail
fupaymeFeb. 19, 2013 - 11:56PM JST
I thought all iPhones in Japan are sold through the carriers such as Softbank and AU, and they are locked to the networks
Also can't these shops report the IMEI numbers to Softbank and AU and have the phones completely hard locked ?
Posted in: Thieves get away with iPhones, iPads, cash from 2 Ibaraki stores
fupaymeFeb. 19, 2013 - 11:54PM JST
I meant to say wife's friend's husband pay stub ...lol
Posted in: Gov't starts accepting income tax returns
fupaymeFeb. 19, 2013 - 11:52PM JST
@cleo, I saw my wife's husbands pay stub. He showed it to me when we were out drinking one time cause I was complaining about the taxes I'll have to pay this year. His base is about 50man, but he gets this special HAZARD type pay, since he works extra hours doing some extra dangerous Japanese police work, such as directing traffic or working in the snow. Its not always 78man, but its generally 65~80man a month before bonuses
As for the Shiyakusho guy, he has been doing it now for over 9 years. He works at the Gaikokujin help department , and he is a complete azz towards Foreigners, and complains all the time about how he has to deal with them and how it causes him so much stress that he has to take those paid 3 month stress vacations, while driving in his new 7,800,000 yen BMW
....its completely dumb
fupaymeFeb. 19, 2013 - 03:45AM JST
yes, I got to where I am now because i was "LUCKY" , it had nothing to do with my work ethic and change in attitude towards how I was living my life.
don't worry guys, i will get whats coming to me.
I'm obviously an evil person who exploits people for my personal gain, and karma will give me that swift kick in the butt in the future
yes I cannot be worth 6 figures. Its not like I reinvest my earnings while under consuming and keeping my expenses as low as possible. its not like I expand my business and take care of my customers up until 5AM everyday then wake up again at 9AM to do it all over again 362 days a year (took 3 days off last year because I caught a cold)
Also I didn't find a great niche market where I could target my business, build a strong brand reputation, and get the lead ahead of my competition.
None of these things determined the success my business is having now.
it was all fairydust, rainbows and leprechauns
Jun. 19, 2013 - 03:54PM JST
They are correctly positioned from front to back in order of attractiveness.
Posted in: Hooterville
And Abe's trying to flog Japanese nuclear technology to Europe?
Posted in: TEPCO finds highly toxic strontium in Fukushima plant groundwater
cough..cough...cough...waiter I'll have a bowl of.. cough..cough
customer: do you have some air freshner?
Posted in: Mummified remains found in restaurant in Morioka
Jun. 19, 2013 - 03:52PM JST
Pull the udder one.
Posted in: Cattle farm execs arrested for lying about number of cows
Jun. 19, 2013 - 03:50PM JST
Do they have a kid's menu?