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mikihouseJul. 23, 2014 - 07:27AM JST
seems like the heirs are incompetent and has no business sense at all....so they went to a quick buck and sold the property that they never cared anyway, its called development(?)
Posted in: 400-year-old garden in Okayama to be replaced with condominium complex
mikihouseJul. 22, 2014 - 10:35PM JST
where is the president? she needs to fire the transportation minister and she needs to go on TV and ask forgiveness
then scrap the whole ministry and replace it with something more
Posted in: Trains collide in South Korea; 1 dead, dozens hurt
mikihouseJul. 21, 2014 - 10:16PM JST
the truth si the South Korean govt established these brothels to earn money for the country...so much for blaming Japan. These comfort women were still working after Japan was booted out, now only with larger sizes.
Posted in: S Korea, Japan to resume 'comfort women' talks
mikihouseJul. 20, 2014 - 05:00PM JST
looks like the truth is coming out just like Japan said...Korea established the brothels themselves
The suit, filed on June 25, stated that the South Korean authorities subjugated the women and forced them to provide sex, violating their human rights.
Moreover, the group said that they had been obliged to go through medical check-ups for sexually transmitted diseases.
The plaintiffs also urged the authorities to issue an official apology, revealing the true historical facts.
The Korean War lasted from 1950 till 1953 and split the country in two. During the war, the US intervened as South Korea’s ally, while China were allies of the North.
Throughout the war, UN and South Korean comfort stations operated on the frontline.
However, even after hostilities had ended, between the 1950s and 1960s, some 60 percent of all South Korean prostitutes worked near US military camps.
In 1960, two lawmakers in the South Korean National Assembly called on the country’s leadership to train a supply of prostitutes for the allied military, to prevent them from spending their money in Japan instead.
mikihouseJul. 20, 2014 - 09:20AM JST
and I am glad Abe did stand against CHina and Korea. Enough of this BS
Posted in: Japanese firms hurt by tensions with China, S Korea
mikihouseJul. 15, 2014 - 06:38AM JST
you live in the house of a high profiled Hamas bent on the destruction of Israel. Hamas started firing rockets, Isreal started dropping bombs. Yesterday, Israel briefly entered Gaza to announce more bombing and asked the civilians to evacuate because heavy bombing will ensue in the next 24 hours. But people remained. Will the Palestenian mourn for these dead people? then let it be a lesson.
Posted in: Israeli strike kills 18 family members, stirring debate over targets
mikihouseJul. 13, 2014 - 01:41PM JST
Israel just announced that they will bomb the area quite heavily in the next 24 hours and the ground troops went in briefly to warn the residents of the incoming air raid. But yeah, Hamas hides behind the women and children and hope that they many more children and mothers will die. Hate the Hamas. Hate these pigs. Curse their form of Islam.
Posted in: Israel, Hamas defy truce calls on Gaza's bloodiest day
mikihouseJul. 13, 2014 - 07:46AM JST
the Brazil team has no spirit, lacks experience and has a good excuse. Why bother?
Posted in: More misery for Brazil as Dutch take third place 3-0
mikihouseJul. 13, 2014 - 07:44AM JST
Hamas is isolated. Turkey, Lebanon, Iran, Egypt and the rest of the muslim world don't care abouth them pigs anymore.
Nobody is brokering for peace and Hamas has no way out of this mess just like the old times. They will either accept defeat and cease firing their rockets and suffer humiliation or bring the whole Gaza people into oblivion.
mikihouseJul. 11, 2014 - 06:50AM JST
wake up Palestenians, nobody cares for you and your dumb Hamas
Egypt, Lenanon, Saudi, Jordan, and all surrounding countries have left your cause decades ago.
Come to terms and accept Israel as a part of this world then maybe you can start.
Posted in: Death toll hits 50 as Israel pounds Gaza
mikihouseJul. 06, 2014 - 09:55PM JST
the got out of the car, inspect the damage and decided to run off, not a sign of a person having diabetic hypoglycemia
Posted in: Man with diabetes who caused accident arrested for dangerous driving
mikihouseJul. 06, 2014 - 02:18PM JST
the guy after hitting a vehicle decided to boot, step on the pedal and drove into another direction hitting pedestrians. He is conscious and he simply panicked. They are using the diabetic card to get him off the hook.
mikihouseJul. 05, 2014 - 10:09PM JST
now he has no job, no more stress
Posted in: Man arrested for cutting seats on Keisei line trains
mikihouseJul. 05, 2014 - 07:32AM JST
publicity and Japan is buying it
Posted in: Australian activist takes dolphin slaughter town to court
mikihouseJul. 04, 2014 - 06:54AM JST
wont stop from here....another war looming
Posted in: Palestinians say Israeli extremists killed teen
mikihouseJun. 29, 2014 - 08:23AM JST
its a date rape drug, drinks were spiked but probably some of them sensed it and decided to boot but did not go far, A very potent muscle relaxant too causing loss of control of muscle contraction leading to defacation and urination...
Posted in: College girls tipple, then topple en masse on Shinjuku street
mikihouseJun. 27, 2014 - 09:22PM JST
cars especially with ADACHI KU plates are very notorious in disregarding pedestrian lanes and turning left without slowing down. Maybe this guy is from Adachi ku.
Posted in: 7 year-old boy hit and killed by truck; driver arrested
mikihouseJun. 26, 2014 - 08:54PM JST
well at least he can't be out killing people again.
He took 3 lives, he still owes 2.
Hope he burns in eternity.
Posted in: Japan hangs death-row inmate for fatally stabbing 3 people
mikihouseJun. 26, 2014 - 07:10AM JST
with all the hype, no one honestly believes that Japan has a chance. Its given. Japan is not there yet. They don't have the speed, the stamina, the physical strength, and yes not even the spirit to be called a world class team.
But its all business.
Posted in: Kagawa blasts Japan's 'pathetic' World Cup exit
mikihouseJun. 18, 2014 - 06:46AM JST
head on impact...probably the taxi driver lives but side impact? no way to survive a speeding car. You are a bowling pin ready to roll.
Posted in: Taxi driver killed, passenger in coma after car crash in Miyagi
Oct. 26, 2014 - 03:43AM JST
NO! NO! NO! Japan must remain neutral and live by article #9. Do this would open…
Posted in: Japan may deploy minesweepers off S Korea in war with North, U.S. admiral says
Oct. 26, 2014 - 03:39AM JST
Posted in: Disney pens love letter to Japan with robot film
Oct. 26, 2014 - 03:09AM JST
@BRandon: Sorry. Kevin was not born yet.
Posted in: Cabinet OKs changes to law that bans late-night dancing
Oct. 26, 2014 - 02:56AM JST
A lot of comments here on this story. I guess now his friend's neighbors know why…
Posted in: Pensioner arrested for dumping 200 kgs of porn in park
Oct. 26, 2014 - 02:55AM JST
@judy: First time I found this article, I thought what's abput S M Chocolate.
Posted in: Minister hit by bar scandal also under fire for owning TEPCO shares