They’re a chuckle a minute. Those silly willy staffers at the White House. The Wall Street Journal first reported there were conversations about keeping the USS John McCain out of King Trump’s sight while he was in Japan. WSJ reported a tarp was put in place to cover the war hero’s name. With McCain’s … More “Silly White House” Part 161W “Hiding the USS John McCain Warship
Japan has so many vacant homes it’s giving them away By Emiko Jozuka, CNN Okutama, Japan, Four years ago, Naoko and Takayuki Ida were given a house. For free. It’s a spacious, two-story home nestled amid trees on a winding country road in the small town of Okutama, in Tokyo prefecture. Before moving, the couple and their … More Free Homes in Japan
Dear, Canada, Britain, France, Mexico, Australia, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Nigeria, Argentina,Japan, New Zealand and the rest of the world, Despite what you read and see on television. America and Americans haven’t lost our minds or our way. We realize you are bombarded with negative sounds and images emanating from our great nation, leaving the impression … More Dear, Canada, Britain, France, Mexico, Australia, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Nigeria, Argentina,Japan, New Zealand and the rest of the world.
A Japanese telecom firm announced the creation of an app to help workers find available bathroom stalls — and to tell employers if they spend too much time in there. KDDI said the app, which will be available to businesses in March, will tell workers in participating buildings where they can find the nearest available … More They know where your BUTT is (Really!)
Toby Norways travelled to Japan to research his father Bill’s friendship with Kameo Yamanaka, and found an ode in English next to Yamanaka’s grave Toby Norways with members of the Yamanaka family and a poem Bill Norways sent to his former captor in the 1980s. Photograph: Toby Norways By:Justin McCurry/UK Guardian Bill Norways’ poem is … More Families of British prisoner and Japanese guard united by poem 70 years on
Scary story: Chinatsu Ushidaki, who performs under her stage name, ‘Senka Ushidaki,’ wishes to preserve the art of telling ghost stories. | COURTESY OF CHINATSU USHIDAKI BY DAISUKE KIKUCHI/Japan Times In a damp afternoon in early July, almost two dozen people sat in silence in a dark room on the sixth floor of a building … More Tales from the crypt: ghost stories from Japan
Japan’s defense minister reassured the public on Wednesday that aliens have never entered the country’s airspace. Taking questions in parliament about the threat posed by space aliens, Defense Minister Gen Nakatani calmed nerves by saying the country’s warplanes could be dispatched at the report of unidentified flying objects, The Japan Times reports. So far, Japanese … More Japan Prepares for Extraterrestrials Maybe?