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kurisupisuFeb. 04, 2016 - 05:59AM JST
And this moron is still teaching?
Posted in: Junior high teacher burns student's hair with lighter
kurisupisuFeb. 03, 2016 - 05:42PM JST
All the tax office has done is to close a loophole-tax avoidance is practicsed all the world, nothing new here.
Posted in: Claiming multiple exemptions in Japan for non-resident relatives? Well, the jig is up
kurisupisuFeb. 03, 2016 - 05:34PM JST
The family should counter sue the state for not providing supervisory care.
It's not as if the number of elderly hasn't been calculated by the Japanese Ministry of Health is it?
Posted in: Family of dementia patient killed by train appeal liability ruling
kurisupisuFeb. 03, 2016 - 05:25PM JST
Snowboarders and skiers should stay far apart from each other......
Posted in: 12-year-old girl dies after colliding with snowboarder
kurisupisuFeb. 02, 2016 - 08:06AM JST
Yelling help and shouting get under the table in Portuguese aren't any help at all when buildings are falling down!
When there is an earthquake in Japan the only useful language is Japanese.
What's the most useful advice for coping with disaster here?
If there is a disaster then better get to the nearest airport to get out.....
Posted in: Local governments increasing disaster drills for foreign residents
kurisupisuFeb. 02, 2016 - 01:17AM JST
Always had cats.....always will....
Posted in: Cats are all the rage these days — bookstores are lined with dozens of photo books featuring cute little felines, and they’re popular online as well. Why do Japanese people have such a love affair with cats?
kurisupisuFeb. 01, 2016 - 07:10PM JST
Isn't not consuming helping the environment?
I'm quite happy not to use more electricity or the train most of the time......
Posted in: As Japan's oil, gas, power use stalls, coal imports hit new record
kurisupisuFeb. 01, 2016 - 06:53PM JST
How much longer will it be before banks charge us for keeping our money in the bank?
How else will they make money?
Posted in: Japan's regional banks to bear brunt of BOJ bombshell
kurisupisuFeb. 01, 2016 - 06:34PM JST
Got my two 'abandoned' pets from a shelter rather than a pet shop - this is a good move!
Posted in: Akita plans to set up cat, dog shelter
kurisupisuFeb. 01, 2016 - 06:31PM JST
This is an utter waste of time and money......
Posted in: Prosecutors seek fine for 'vagina kayak' artist at obscenity trial
kurisupisuFeb. 01, 2016 - 07:03AM JST
When the tourists increase in number where will the government have them stay?
kurisupisuJan. 20, 2016 - 06:34AM JST
Rampant consumerism causes pollution - why do we need to buy for the sake of just 'buying'
Posted in: There’s a tendency that Japan’s economy worsens when the nation has a mild winter. The warm winter is definitely not good for prospects for consumer spending and Japan’s economy on the whole.
kurisupisuJan. 19, 2016 - 02:26PM JST
Next time I have to have the beef instead of the chicken I'll sing dumb.....
Posted in: South Korea implements 'anti-nut rage' law
kurisupisuJan. 19, 2016 - 02:15PM JST
The ruling in this case shows that foreigners are fair game for prison officers,police and immigration officials.
Is it now ok to bash a foreigner with fatal consequences for overstaying a visa?
There are sadists working in power positions in every country and I have met a few here in Japan too.
This case just supports official extreme behavior .....
kurisupisuJan. 19, 2016 - 09:48AM JST
Sure, Mr Suraj overstayed his visa but why wasn't he forgiven for doing so having married a Japanese?
After all, other countries such as the US has allowed thousands of illegal workers to remain and even become citizens.
It is indicative of the good relationship that Mr Suraj's widow was in court and has commented on the unfairness of the court's decision.
Is it reasonable that excessive force be applied resulting in death?
Obviously, whatever happened to cause death was so ignored by the presiding judge!
A very bad precedent to set indeed.....
kurisupisuJan. 19, 2016 - 09:46AM JST
Its a little late now....what do these bureaucrats do all day?
kurisupisuJan. 19, 2016 - 08:03AM JST
The pollution from China can be felt and measured here in Japan.
The pollution that we get here is 3 to 4 the levels in Shanghai.
I'm not sure that I'd be willing to expose my kids to such a high level of environmental pollution just to see Micky Mouse.....
Posted in: Disney to open Shanghai theme park in June
kurisupisuJan. 16, 2016 - 11:06PM JST
I've been to Suntory a few times now and have yet to see any foreigners working there though I know certain sections of the company are pushing to learn English..
Posted in: Merging U.S., Japan work cultures a challenge for Beam Suntory
kurisupisuJan. 15, 2016 - 09:31PM JST
“A lot of Japanese people don’t have successful interactions with international people, because Japan is a largely mono-ethnic culture.
The reason is that the schools don't teach their charges to think internationally nor do they teach foreign languages in any significant way.....
Posted in: Startup connects Japan-loving youth with domestic companies
kurisupisuJan. 15, 2016 - 09:12PM JST
But remember to go into work and infect everybody else- no days off work for you now!!!!!
Posted in: Health ministry says flu season has officially begun
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Feb. 07, 2016 - 02:48PM JST
Nothing fair or impartial about being strong-armed into paying for a shoddy product I have no…
Posted in: Some commentators hold their own opinions, but we are making programs fairly and impartially according to the Broadcast Act.
Feb. 07, 2016 - 02:45PM JST
I had the pleasure of meeting Mr. White around ten years ago or so, in Japan,…
Posted in: Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74
@Turbo: He's 16, and apparently a smart kid. Doesn't excuse what he did, but I'd much…
Posted in: Student referred to prosecutors over illegal access to online accounts
Feb. 07, 2016 - 02:35PM JST
We must now REALLY wag our finger at NK and that should scare them plenty into…
Posted in: N Korea fires rocket; no debris falls on Japan
Feb. 07, 2016 - 02:33PM JST
We have just witnessed the end of Rubio's 2016 candidacy. How could anyone with more than…
Posted in: Trump fights, Rubio on the skids in Republican debate
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