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ryukyustrikerMay. 17, 2013 - 11:15PM JST
Hashimoto's political downfall. Open foot place in mouth for that guy
Posted in: Defiant Hashimoto says U.S. troops abused women during occupation
ryukyustrikerMay. 16, 2013 - 09:39AM JST
5 days of no food and water....but then the Japanese military had asked them to surrender peacefully but the US forces with their slaves Filipinos decided to fight to the death and inflicted heavy casualties on the Japanese army. When they ran out of ammo, they decided to surrender. In return, the Japanese army decided to have their revenge by having them march for 5 days without food and water.
This is war. And its a good thing they were not massacred
Posted in: Filipino director takes new look at Bataan Death March
ryukyustrikerApr. 02, 2013 - 01:17AM JST
First of all its either a very stupid guy cause your never suppose to leave ANY arms unattended or unsecure at any time. Or it was just like said above someone deliberately set it up to be taken and yes it does go to the Yakuza. .38 are rare in the military. A sidearm was taken from a securtiy gate officer in Okinawa awhile back. He was attacked knocked unconscious and his gun was taken. The attack was aimed at taking his fire arm while he was alone at a desolate gate. that gate is now closed indefinately due to that kind of security risk.
Posted in: Handgun reported stolen from U.S. military base at Camp Zama
ryukyustrikerMar. 28, 2013 - 11:47PM JST
If your a Japanese citizen with only a japanese bank account then no you can not get Netflix. If you do and have a credit card in America then you can. You must first change your proxy on your computer to U.S. then you can use Netflix in Japan. If not they will block you cause your I.P. Address is in Japan and the weird laws block it from being used.
Posted in: 'Matrix' siblings to debut TV series on Netflix
ryukyustrikerMar. 26, 2013 - 11:20PM JST
I think Koreans did it in spite they hate Japanese
Posted in: No FTA
ryukyustrikerMar. 19, 2013 - 02:01AM JST
In Okinawa women who were married got tattoo's on their hands. They were called Hajichi tattoos.Unfortunately Hajichi tattoos were pretty much wiped out and their memory forgotten in 1899, when the Meiji government placed a ban on hajichi-tattooists, who were usually the village shamans as well, in an attempt to make Okinawa part of a more centralized and homogenous Japan. There have also speculations that the ban was also used as an excuse to arrest female leaders in the community and break up the power they had.
Posted in: Criminals of Edo era were often punished by getting face tattoos
ryukyustrikerMar. 06, 2013 - 07:13AM JST
Well looks like both will have no more complaints about noise. Takuo Miyamoto is going to jail and kicked out of his apartment.
Posted in: Man stabs neighbor in leg, slashes face over noise dispute
ryukyustrikerMar. 06, 2013 - 01:45AM JST
First of all I am sure the four 80-90 year old women didn't even know about it till some stupid korean nationalist brought it to their attention. Like these old lady's needed to be bothered with it. On the other hand I am sure there are Korean bands making bad songs about Japan. Hell That stupid anoying Psy made a song about killing americans.
Posted in: S Korean 'comfort women' sue Japanese rock band
ryukyustrikerFeb. 11, 2013 - 02:15PM JST
Well first of all. 41 years old means he was really high ranking. I don't see a airman who is 21 years in. I think it was a officer. His ridiculous statement is because he panicked. He knew his career is over and possibly take his retirement away from him.
Posted in: U.S. airman arrested in Okinawa for causing accident while driving drunk
ryukyustrikerFeb. 07, 2013 - 02:17AM JST
They wonder why there is such anomisities between the two countries. Keep fueling the fire
Posted in: Chinese TV extra dies 8 times a day as Japanese soldier
ryukyustrikerFeb. 05, 2013 - 03:32AM JST
Okinawa want to suceed ,but its been too long and now Okinawa is very dependent on Japan. Don't be deceived by the politicans on Okinawa. They only act as if they want to suceed but they are only after the huge amounts of subsidy they recieve from Japan. It goes same for the Anti-base movement. Stricly money driven. They want to get their hands on the land only to sell to a corporation that is Japanese owned and line only their pockets and screw over the people of Okinawa. Its very dirty. I was born and raised in Okinawa and have seen many bases go only to have a Japanese corporation buy the land and build their business destroying local businesses. When a company that is not domestic to Okinawa is present. 70% of that money does not circulate in Okinawa. It leaves Okinawa and right to Japan. Local business keep that 70% of money local. Yes I want Okinawa to be independent but that is a far far away dream.
Posted in: Ex-minister warns of unrest, secession over Okinawa
ryukyustrikerFeb. 01, 2013 - 01:38AM JST
ahahaha You think rally against the base is their agenda? Wrong its a paid free trip by polical parties against the base and nationalist party,and communist party. Its the same the other way around. People from Japan get flown to Okinawa to rally for one day against the base. Guess what a free trip to Okinawa if I protest against the base for a couple of hours. Deal. So then they just go on vacationing.
Posted in: Okinawans rally in Ginza
ryukyustrikerJan. 25, 2013 - 12:01AM JST
Explain how America is detering the Yakuza? The FBI/CIA made a deal with a certain Yakuza member on ties from Japan to America in exchange for ready for this a kidney transplant. So they made this deal and bumped this yakuza member to the head of the list in front of everyone that was waiting for a kidney. Some died cause they were bumped.
Posted in: U.S. Treasury freezes assets of yakuza gang
ryukyustrikerJan. 13, 2013 - 01:50PM JST
In Japan corporal punishment Hell YES. There always has been and it should remain. You mess up you get smacked. Its normal. So all of you who oppose it who cares are stupid.
Posted in: Corporal punishment in schools: What's your stance?
ryukyustrikerDec. 28, 2012 - 12:45PM JST
Good for him. I gave up art which drawing and painting was my life for a job that pays steady and alot that has nothing to do with art. I hate my job.
Posted in: Japanese rocket scientist gives up lucrative career to join Cirque du Soleil
ryukyustrikerDec. 19, 2012 - 11:45PM JST
all cars have problems. ALL.
Posted in: U.S. fines Toyota $17 mil for delayed safety reports
ryukyustrikerDec. 19, 2012 - 11:43PM JST
from a country (China) Crime, corruption and tax evasion have cost the developing world nearly $6 trillion over the past decade, and illicit funds keep growing, led by China, a financial watchdog group
Posted in: China commentary questions Abe's sincerity
ryukyustrikerNov. 03, 2012 - 03:05AM JST
"half" kids got it easy now days. When I was growing up, me and my best friend who was half as well fought everyday. We were military brats,but still. We spoke fluently in english,Japanese and Okinawan. We fought local Japanese and Okinawan kids when we went home. We fought American kids at school aboard on the military base. Always out numbered. But we never lost. We were vicous. Its more accepted as a half now days.
Posted in: 16 tips for raising a bilingual child in Japan
ryukyustrikerOct. 27, 2012 - 07:15AM JST
First of all why are you appologizing to Japanese? Okinawan people are not Japanese. Second the rape took place in Okinawa. So why are you in Tokyo? Get you ass to Okinawa and appologize to them.
Posted in: U.S. assistant secretary of state apologizes to Japan over alleged rape
ryukyustrikerOct. 24, 2012 - 07:17AM JST
Senator Jim Webb, a former combat Marine who has long taken an interest in Okinawa, told the symposium that the nighttime curfew was “backwards” and that the military should instead encourage more interaction with residents. Total idiot. Never lived in Okinawa or witnessed or understand all the stupidness or disrespect shown. I will tell you first hand. Not from a outsider. Born and raised in Okinawa,yet I am a American. The military does not enforce and and loose ends on controlling their military. Liberty restrictions? who will know if there is no one there to know exactly where their troops are. They say you have to be on base? Who is to know you didn't jump the fence or just stay out until 6:00a.m. which is has been done.
Posted in: Okinawan governor welcomes U.S. response on alleged rape
May. 24, 2013 - 12:20AM JST
People make mistakes, even public prosecutors, but robbing a man of 15 years of his life…
Posted in: Wrongfully convicted Nepali man asks for apology from the Japanese government
May. 24, 2013 - 12:17AM JST
and the rules underlying these applications are the most simple and clear-cut
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Posted in: U.S. Congress grills former IRS boss over tax scandal
May. 24, 2013 - 12:16AM JST
So here's an Asian country (Nepal) that was never invaded or occupied by Japan in the…
May. 24, 2013 - 12:12AM JST
the prosecutors and jurors, and probably even his defense lawyer are racist
May. 24, 2013 - 12:10AM JST
She's a whore and the husband should have given the other guy a serious arse whopping!…
Posted in: Yaguchi apologizes for illicit affair