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jamfan4Jan. 05, 2013 - 09:28PM JST
Wasn't that how it went down here?
...a couple of sevens, about a month or so apart, in the same general area?
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jamfan4Apr. 04, 2012 - 10:19AM JST
I'm just glad its not another "Tokyo will meet the apocalypse in 3 months..." article.
Anyway, I love everyone's comments; fun!
I usually refer to myself as a gaijin upfront...then wait to see the reaction! Some people lecture why its not good. Others are utterly speechless. And some actually get my odd humor.
My first week in my town, on the edge of Tokyo and Saitama, so not exactly the styx. My first McD's trip was HILARIOUS! Found the ladies working the counter calling their co-workers and leaning over the counter to stare at my blue eyes. That was my 'welcome to Japan moment.'
Incidentally, does anyone know what they call 'green' eyes? I wonder if the traffic light rule applies...just curious!
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Yahoo search engine is nowhere near the top of the list anymore.
In fact, I don't…
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None of the supemarkets in my neighborhood sell duck. I guess I'll have to go to…
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Dec. 09, 2016 - 10:29PM JST
Often see this combination of a statuesque, shapely model/"talent" and a grossly disproportionate male "comedian", politician,…
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Dec. 09, 2016 - 10:28PM JST
I hope, I mean I plan to be that gengki when I'm 73
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Dec. 09, 2016 - 10:27PM JST
I was shocked too when I saw the daughter on TV the other day. She looks…
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