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jamfan4Jan. 05, 2013 - 09:28PM JST
Wasn't that how it went down here?
...a couple of sevens, about a month or so apart, in the same general area?
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jamfan4Apr. 04, 2012 - 10:19AM JST
I'm just glad its not another "Tokyo will meet the apocalypse in 3 months..." article.
Anyway, I love everyone's comments; fun!
I usually refer to myself as a gaijin upfront...then wait to see the reaction! Some people lecture why its not good. Others are utterly speechless. And some actually get my odd humor.
My first week in my town, on the edge of Tokyo and Saitama, so not exactly the styx. My first McD's trip was HILARIOUS! Found the ladies working the counter calling their co-workers and leaning over the counter to stare at my blue eyes. That was my 'welcome to Japan moment.'
Incidentally, does anyone know what they call 'green' eyes? I wonder if the traffic light rule applies...just curious!
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Mar. 12, 2014 - 02:47PM JST
I experienced both sides of such in Tokyo (Machida). I once found a swollen wallet on…
Posted in: Nagasaki man gets back the cash he left at ATM
Mar. 12, 2014 - 02:37PM JST
What about helping the earthquake victims here at home first?
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If I was forced to wear that short dress and work the airplane aisles, you can…
Posted in: Mini-skirt turbulence at Skymark Airlines
Mar. 12, 2014 - 02:36PM JST
I think the a good question is how the two types of wasps will react to…
Posted in: Asian hornets seen for first time in Japan
Mar. 12, 2014 - 02:31PM JST
the last kid on the left dozed off already, keep the speech short!
Posted in: Earthquake drill