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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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Nov. 21, 2014 - 07:15PM JST
Bruinfan please look at the summits last week
Posted in: Voters to Abe: Why call an election now?
Nov. 21, 2014 - 07:13PM JST
does the hub sell anything that isn't a product of AB-InBev?
Posted in: EU urges Japan to open up its beer market
Nov. 21, 2014 - 07:11PM JST
The chief concern is that the forces of reform are nowhere near as passionately committed as…
Posted in: Obama spurns Republicans with immigration orders
Anyone who has heard the name, David Duke, knows the above statement is completely false.
Posted in: ABC, CBS, NBC decide not to broadcast Obama's immigration speech live
Nov. 21, 2014 - 07:08PM JST
"Abenomics... failed policy"
Lessee... Japanese unemployment is 3.6%. In the U.S. and the U.K. it's about…
Posted in: Abe dissolves lower house, seeking mandate for 'Abenomics'