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sillygirlJul. 29, 2014 - 06:39PM JST
No need to find and buy land. It's right there in Fukushima. Pay the people good money so they can relocate. Why truck that crap to another location.
Posted in: Gov't gives up on plan to buy land for storing nuclear waste
sillygirlJul. 27, 2014 - 08:53AM JST
As long as they are not forced voluntary fees. I'm going to say no thanks.
Posted in: As subscription fees for online viewing have already been introduced in many European countries, we have to keep up with them for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.
sillygirlJul. 25, 2014 - 07:14AM JST
Have been eating beautifully presented but totally lacking in flavor peaches these days. Received as a gift.
Posted in: Why are summer fruits, such as peaches, plums, nectarines, cherries, etc, so expensive in Japan?
sillygirlJul. 25, 2014 - 07:11AM JST
More mental health care, more time off from long work hours and better pay will go a long way to curb this type of assault.
Posted in: Nursing home employee arrested for beating elderly resident
sillygirlJul. 24, 2014 - 04:13PM JST
It makes me physically I'll when I read these stories. What can we do to get people to notice? I taught in a private high school and I say bullying and I spoke up.
Posted in: Bullying suspected in Aomori high school girl's death
sillygirlJul. 24, 2014 - 07:59AM JST
Have some common sense. When it is hot rest. Drink water. Do your outdoor
Exercises at night , early morning . Wait until autumn for sports day. Drink drink drink. Gambare is for the birds. Don't do it. There is no shame if it keeps you healthy.
Posted in: The major cause of heatstroke is abnormal weather, but children’s lifestyle of playing games in air-conditioned indoor settings has likely contributed to the increase.
sillygirlJul. 23, 2014 - 06:51AM JST
@educator - scaffolding is there is greatly reduce these types of accidents. And yes, carpenters are a sturdy lot.
Posted in: Falling 30-kg wooden beam kills carpenter in Tokyo
sillygirlJul. 22, 2014 - 03:52PM JST
And where was that scaffolding they force you to pay a gazillion yen before they do anything, even having your gutters cleaned professionally? Did they have it I wonder.
sillygirlJul. 20, 2014 - 01:16PM JST
This is what abenomics, visits to shr inescapable and denials get you. Man up already japan.
Posted in: Japanese firms hurt by tensions with China, S Korea
sillygirlJul. 18, 2014 - 07:39AM JST
Because people here will pay. I don't. Get my fruit from costco.
sillygirlJul. 17, 2014 - 08:39PM JST
Form over function.
Posted in: Why do Japanese cleaning crews bow at trains?
sillygirlJul. 14, 2014 - 05:10PM JST
So sad. This guy should be locked up for life with very meager rations.
Posted in: Man held over hit-and-run deaths of 3 women in Otaru
sillygirlJul. 14, 2014 - 05:08PM JST
@mrsynik - all that refurbishing HAD to be paid for.
Posted in: Beautiful new luxury train dazzles with gold leaf and lacquer interior
sillygirlJul. 14, 2014 - 05:06PM JST
Really really don't like her. She is stunning, though. Just wish she wouldn't. open her mouth, puff her cheeks or any of that other annoying crap.
Posted in: Rola changing DNA of Japanese pop culture
sillygirlJul. 12, 2014 - 08:46AM JST
Finally getting rid of the bum. Throw the book at him.
Posted in: Sobbing politician resigns; faces charges for misuse of funds
sillygirlJul. 12, 2014 - 08:44AM JST
Just exactly how and who paid for this opulence? Money better spent elsewhere?
sillygirlJul. 11, 2014 - 04:33PM JST
Also, what is with announcing these raids?
Posted in: Police crack down on loophole drugs after spate of traffic accidents
sillygirlJul. 11, 2014 - 07:15AM JST
"It can't happen here" is the theme song for japan. What's called? Hubris?
Posted in: The biggest problem -- and the biggest ally of cyberattackers aiming at Japan -- is the widespread belief that ‘it can't happen here.'
sillygirlJul. 10, 2014 - 07:31AM JST
He means force, not find.
Posted in: Building a final disposal facility always faces opposition from local people. If we press ahead with our efforts to persuade residents, we will eventually find a way.
sillygirlJul. 10, 2014 - 07:30AM JST
Isn't this guy a nutter? I thought I read it somewhere. Anybody know?
Posted in: Ex-JSDF commander: Mass murders by disturbed soldier could never happen in Japan
Aug. 01, 2014 - 04:22AM JST
Just give a Coke and let him cool off
Posted in: Can't bear the heat
Aug. 01, 2014 - 04:17AM JST
If Japan is so cool... then why did ABE abolish Article 9 and start the re-armament…
Posted in: China's war games don't faze Japan but disrupt civilian air traffic
Aug. 01, 2014 - 04:04AM JST
serendipitous Aug. 01, 2014 - 12:29AM JST Why, then, is Japan seen as a loser? On…
Posted in: Japan flirts with recession after output, exports drop
Aug. 01, 2014 - 03:48AM JST
I am not sure if the criticism of Japan is warranted for not importing enough agricutlural…
Posted in: U.S. lawmakers warn Japan, Canada on Pacific trade deal talks
Aug. 01, 2014 - 03:47AM JST
Japan has been lying to World ever since their defeat in War portraying themselves as a…
Posted in: Japan rejects U.N. committee's call on 'comfort women'