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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
sillygirlJul. 09, 2014 - 08:54PM JST
I'm thinking I would love the pumpkin and sweet potato flavors.
Posted in: Häagen-Dazs Japan lifts the lid on new Japanese Chestnut, Pumpkin, Sweet Potato treats
sillygirlJul. 09, 2014 - 08:52PM JST
Couple this story with the sicko that recorded drowning a cat and we've got some serial killer(s) in the making.
Posted in: Body of cat with both eyes gouged out found in Kobe apartment building
Jul. 26, 2014 - 02:28AM JST
The words "health" or "health care" appear nowhere in the Constitution
bass, you need to understand…
Posted in: Obamacare: More than 10 million uninsured signed up
Jul. 26, 2014 - 02:27AM JST
2,235 cases, 5,724 defendants, 48 locations throughout Asia. Of which most notably, Batavia (Semarang case),…
Posted in: U.N. panel calls on Japan to compensate 'comfort women'
Jul. 26, 2014 - 02:18AM JST
Avigator your comment is very funny. I hope mod don't delete. I am happy many foreigner…
Funny that the Israelis have turned out to be the second coming of Hitler. Sorry, I…
Posted in: 15 dead as Israeli shell hits U.N. school sheltering Gazans
Jul. 26, 2014 - 02:11AM JST
"my bad"...Too late!....you gave away a lot "In your opinion" blah blah blah
Posted in: Are you planning to see the new "Godzilla" movie that opens in Japan today? Or if you have already seen it, what did you think of it?