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kurisupisuApr. 17, 2015 - 04:42PM JST
What an abominable way to go........
Posted in: Worker falls into giant tank at sewage plant
kurisupisuApr. 17, 2015 - 06:35AM JST
After we are all long dead the corium in the ground in Fukushima will still be releasing energy and radioactive byproducts for our children to ingest.....
Posted in: Japan nuclear watchdog hits out at reactor injunction
kurisupisuApr. 16, 2015 - 10:24PM JST
On a flight out of Singapore to KIX, my suitcase failed to materialise at KIX.
It had been dispatched to New Zealand!
The suitcase got to me after a couple of days but don't believe that mistakes haven't been made to date..,,,,
Posted in: Kansai International: The airport that’s never lost a passenger’s bag
kurisupisuApr. 16, 2015 - 10:16PM JST
PM Abe believes the SDF is his army, he refers them as 'waga gun'
Is this dictator-in-the-making going to lead Japan to a 3rd world war???
Posted in: LDP panel summons media bosses over news programs
kurisupisuApr. 09, 2015 - 08:09PM JST
Mentioning Tunisia as a place to avoid sounds fair but then who goes to Tunisia from Japan?
Posted in: Safety advisories for overseas vacationers
kurisupisuApr. 09, 2015 - 02:05PM JST
Already food prices are way up! Is this what it means to 'conquer deflation' ?
Let's struggle to pay more for food while income doesn't increase-sounds like a screwy idea to me!
Posted in: BOJ holds off further easing measures
kurisupisuApr. 09, 2015 - 01:26PM JST
It's a bit rich when an American raises a voice against militarization isn't it?
Posted in: Pentagon chief warns against militarization of territorial rows in Asia
kurisupisuApr. 09, 2015 - 01:23PM JST
A good pastiche of this is Bill Murray being coached to love his whisky in 'Lost in Translation'
Foreigners get paid to good money to be 'foreign'- something I've always avoided though....,
Posted in: From 'Massan' to 'Chicago'
kurisupisuApr. 08, 2015 - 08:13AM JST
Was Saudi Arabia attacked? Why are the Saudis invading Yemen?
Why are civilians being killed?
Surely, this is a war of agression....
Posted in: Fierce fighting as rebels move on holdouts in Aden
kurisupisuApr. 07, 2015 - 08:53PM JST
elevated thyroid cancer levels of children in Fukushima - no cause has been officially pinpointed yet.
Posted in: Radiation from Fukushima disaster detected off Canada's coast
kurisupisuApr. 07, 2015 - 06:27PM JST
What happens if a radioactive particle becomes lodged in the body?
In the lungs or bone marrow?
Are they saying there's no risk to surrounding cells?
The very fact that there are elevated cancer levels after Fukushima should be. Wise for concern shouldn't it?
kurisupisuApr. 07, 2015 - 07:59AM JST
What are you saying?
There is more than one race on earth?
Do you have access to some esoteric facts?
Really, I've yet to meet any, other than humans on this planet.
The very reason that Ms Miyamoto exists is because her father and mother are humans.
Ethnicity is another question - on that I agree.
Posted in: Multiracial Miss Japan hopes to change homeland's thinking on identity
kurisupisuApr. 07, 2015 - 06:55AM JST
Japan has one of the lowest spends on education of OECD countries in the world despite it being the third largest.
Kitting out children for sports,uniform and school trips are other expenses that are necessary even in public schools
No wonder the population is falling....
Posted in: Abe unveils plans for fund to tackle child poverty
kurisupisuApr. 07, 2015 - 06:45AM JST
Flouting of the rules,overworked pilots and inadequate training have led to accidents with Thai airlines.
Now the Thai authorities are rushing to put things right in a matter of weeks which have been amiss for over 10 years.
Posted in: Japan permits Thai airlines to fly April, May charter flights
kurisupisuApr. 06, 2015 - 09:27PM JST
There is no such thing as the Japanese race or any other race other than the 'human race'- why do so many people mix up race and nationality is beyond me....
kurisupisuApr. 06, 2015 - 06:39AM JST
As we read in the news on a weekly basis that Japan Inc is opening factories almost anywhere but here, it would seem that 'urging' companies to raise wages here has absolutely no effect.....
Posted in: Business lobby to encourage members to let small firms pass on costs
kurisupisuApr. 05, 2015 - 07:36PM JST
Toyota used to make sporty are like the Supra and the MR2 but look at the styling of the Crown or the Prius - extremely dull.the Scion is just the Impreza with a Toyota badge on it.....unspectacular!
Posted in: Toyota restores hipness to its youth-oriented Scion brand
kurisupisuApr. 05, 2015 - 01:11PM JST
And the number will only increase.....Japan Inc opening factories abroad won't create jobs here will it?
Posted in: Record number of households on welfare
kurisupisuApr. 05, 2015 - 01:06PM JST
I would agree that a one year trail for side effects is not sufficient to gague safety levels as to see adequate hair growth the drug is recommended to be taken for three years continuously by many doctors.In my case I have taken Propecia on and off for around 10 years and have not noticed any deleterious effects to date.However, IMO longer term studies should be carried out.....
Posted in: Questions persist about sexual effects of baldness drug
kurisupisuApr. 05, 2015 - 12:03PM JST
Meanwhile .....no new factories in Nippon!
Posted in: Carmaker Suzuki to build second plant in Myanmar
Apr. 19, 2015 - 11:04PM JST
Agreed ArtistAtLarge. I would add we need to also maintain the cleanliness of all the worlds…
Posted in: Can't pay? Won't pay -- putting a price on water
Apr. 19, 2015 - 11:01PM JST
@mikey: How about his next book? Is it selling as well as Taiyo No Kisetsu was?
Posted in: Japan must apologise for WWII until it is forgiven: Novelist Murakami
Apr. 19, 2015 - 10:58PM JST
Oh they're all losers anyway according to Harry Reid. Though in reality they need to be…
Posted in: Republican hopefuls bicker over America's role in world
Apr. 19, 2015 - 10:54PM JST
@5petals: As for imports, many new players like Korea that would gladly take Japanes place, most…
Posted in: Japan stands tough against rice imports in trade talks with U.S.
Apr. 19, 2015 - 10:53PM JST
I'm not entirely convinced that any of these candidates truly loves America. I also have questions…