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gokai_wo_manekuDec. 25, 2014 - 12:32PM JST
All this over a piece of cinematic trash.
Posted in: Sony tries to save face with 'Interview' flip-flop
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 24, 2014 - 11:02PM JST
Ironic. The whole Sony film thing has been turned into a freedom of speech issue. But Sony evidently does not like freedom of speech. Anyway, the release data is CHRISTMAS DAY? What's with that. A movie about murduring Kim is released on the same day people are celebrating Christmas, about the murder of another person? What is Sony trying to say?
Posted in: Sony threatens Twitter with legal action over hack
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 24, 2014 - 07:05PM JST
@papi, I know Sony US is a subsidiary, but do you think NK is going to see that distinction? I doubt it. NK has bombed SK in the past few years, so don't think bombing Japan is out of the question. They have sent missiles over Japan the past few years, if you watch the news.
Posted in: Sony announces limited U.S. release of 'The Interview'
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 24, 2014 - 01:27PM JST
That's great. When the movie shows and Ponyang goes crazy, the bombs will start falling on Tokyo since Sony is a Japanese company. Why do I have to die because some company wants to make an assertion about freedom of expression for a TRASH movie. I'm going to die for TRASH! Lots of people are going to die for TRASH!
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 22, 2014 - 08:26PM JST
scipanthiest, Sony announced it will not play in Japan. I'm glad about that. I don't want NK's bombs heading for Tokyo.
Posted in: Japan says Sony cyberattack won't have impact on its N Korea talks
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 22, 2014 - 11:15AM JST
Because Sony is a fading Japanese company and people here don't know about the US Sony or the piece of trash film that is at the center of the problem. They do not want Sony's trash movie to get in the way of the negotiations about the lives of real people.
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 21, 2014 - 05:27PM JST
Several foreign friends have relatives and friends that keep coming back again and again, much to their irritation.
Posted in: Do you think Japan is the sort of tourism destination that most people would only come to once, or is it a repeat destination?
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 21, 2014 - 05:23PM JST
Just the shooting of the day in the US that made the news. Another couple 100 more today didn't make the news.
Posted in: Two New York policemen shot dead
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 19, 2014 - 11:36PM JST
OK, that is a job that I could not do.
Posted in: Animal heights
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 19, 2014 - 01:28PM JST
In the first line, what does "freshly stoned" mean?
Posted in: How Kim Jong Un became the target of 'The Interview'
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 19, 2014 - 09:21AM JST
How on earth could Sony give the OK to a movie like this? N. Korea is just next door! They were asking for trouble. Well, you get what you diserve.
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 18, 2014 - 10:09PM JST
Well, not the American right can't criticize Obama about this. It is God's will.
Posted in: Obama announces U.S. re-establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 18, 2014 - 12:22PM JST
Brilliant! In one stroke, Obama has cut off Putin from his main base in N America. Putin must be having a good cry!
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 18, 2014 - 12:20PM JST
And Sony makes computers. You would think that they know something about hacking, but I guess they are clueless. Glad I stopped using Sony computers years ago.
Posted in: Sony cancels Dec 25 U.S. release of 'The Interview' after threats
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 18, 2014 - 11:13AM JST
North Korea wins again! Is the US that whimpy? An attack in a US theater is a perfect excuse to invade N. Korea and get rid of that dictatorship. Then they can be subject to the dictatorship of the 1%ers, just like the rest of us. As they say, "1%ers of the world, unite!"
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 18, 2014 - 09:50AM JST
The number of patent applications filed around the world does not mean anything! It is the number of patent applications for which a patent is actually granted that makes a difference. How many of China's patent applications are actually granted?
Posted in: China drives growth in patent applications worldwide
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 18, 2014 - 09:42AM JST
However, Abe will definitely see it that way, and act accordingly. Unfortunately for all of us.
Posted in: Abe can’t pump his chest to say he won the will of Japanese people. He must realize it’s imperative to bring some benefits to the Japanese people.
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 18, 2014 - 01:02AM JST
Sony is a Japanese company. So does that mean the bombs will start fallin on Tokyo? Or will they start falling on the US because the movie is a US production?
Posted in: Rogen defends satirizing N Korean leader in 'The Interview'
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 18, 2014 - 12:47AM JST
Also, not to burst the buble, but he has two sons in the Diet. You never know what they might mutate into if they have the same genes. The other son is a harmless weatherman on TV. But you never know what he might mutate into if he has the same genes.
Posted in: Ishihara retires from politics
gokai_wo_manekuDec. 17, 2014 - 11:46AM JST
She had 17 years. I've had twice that. Life can end at any second. It is like the report this week of a jet that crashed in the US, killing a mother and her two children. Out of nowhere.
Posted in: Car crashes through guardrail and hits house below, killing occupant
Dec. 25, 2014 - 04:42PM JST
Japan is not a communist country, so natually Abe has no power over business wages. All…
Posted in: Abe promises to revive economy, pursue powerful diplomacy
Dec. 25, 2014 - 04:24PM JST
And the business community has repeatedly ignored him. That tells us that the business community does…
Dec. 25, 2014 - 04:18PM JST
O linemen should study Aikido... passive aggressive.. non striking self defense.. and all players should take…
Posted in: NFL pass-rushers turn to martial arts tactics
Dec. 25, 2014 - 04:16PM JST
She was flung 30 meters? The driver must have been hooking to get her to bounce…
Posted in: 12-year-old girl in serious condition after hit-and-run
Dec. 25, 2014 - 04:14PM JST
I am so sick of seeing Frozen... why do Japanese girls love blonds..
Posted in: 'Frozen' is named top entertainer of the year by AP