Category Archives: Culture and History

Japan protests Chinese gas field activity in East China Sea

Japan protests Chinese gas field activity in East China Sea

Japan protests Chinese gas field activity in East China Sea Japan has lodged a protest with China over what it described as suspicious activity in a maritime area rich in…

Survey finds nearly one third of Japanese high school girls cannot blow up a balloon

Survey finds nearly one third of Japanese high school girls cannot blow up a balloon

Survey finds nearly one third of Japanese high school girls cannot blow up a balloon I’m going to go out on a limb and blame video games and gangsta rap…

Majority of Japanese women in poll support idea of men-only train cars

Majority of Japanese women in poll support idea of men-only train cars

Majority of Japanese women in poll support idea of men-only train cars Concept receives stronger support from female commuters in the Tokyo area than males, with those in favor giving…

Japanese women’s breasts continue to grow, reach historic tipping point in lingerie maker’s study

Japanese women’s breasts continue to grow, reach historic tipping point in lingerie maker’s study

Japanese women’s breasts continue to grow, reach historic tipping point in lingerie maker’s study Lingerie White Paper. If you’re the sort of person who likes to keep your eyes on…

Japan gov't-led bid for Toshiba chip unit to include SK Hynix

Japan gov’t-led bid for Toshiba chip unit to include SK Hynix

Japan gov’t-led bid for Toshiba chip unit to include SK Hynix A Japanese government-led consortium bidding for Toshiba Corp’s chip business will include South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix Inc, sources…

Japanese love doll exhibition opens in Tokyo, with nipple-poured “love juice” for visitors 【NSFW】

Japanese love doll exhibition opens in Tokyo, with nipple-poured “love juice” for visitors 【NSFW】

Japanese love doll exhibition opens in Tokyo, with nipple-poured “love juice” for visitors 【NSFW】 Japan’s premier producer of love dolls celebrates 40th anniversary with unique details and an “experience corner”…

Clock ticks for women in Japan seeking love at work

Clock ticks for women in Japan seeking love at work

Clock ticks for women in Japan seeking love at work As much as I hate to spoil the whole 春の陽気 (haru no yōki, springtime cheer) thing, I have some bad…

Fake monks targeting foreign visitors to Japan?

Fake monks targeting foreign visitors to Japan? Buddhist priests and monks are a common sight in Japan, whether they be meditating, conducting religious ceremonies or looking wonderfully comical riding bicycles….

Think tank expert says Japan should lead in TPP renegotiations without U.S. participation

1 in 4 Japanese men still unmarried at age 50: report

1 in 4 Japanese men still unmarried at age 50: report   Nearly 1 in 4 men and 1 in every 7 women in Japan had remained unmarried until age…

Pac-Man rickshaw is back! This time to eat in Osaka’s Shinsekai district

Pac-Man rickshaw is back! This time to eat in Osaka’s Shinsekai district Last Christmas Tokyo residents were delighted by the sight of beloved video game character Pac-Man in rickshaw form…