[2chan responds] Typhoon Roke TV coverage captures some ridiculous moments

Posted on by Jin

Typhoon Roke struck Japan on Wednesday causing mayhem and destruction, as mentioned in yesterday’s post. The Japanese media meticulously covered the typhoon’s effects throughout the ordeal – the falling trees, the flooding streets, and the mass of commuter refugees.

The hikikomori 2channelers watched the coverage from the safety of their secluded homes. Here’s the thread of their favorite screen grabs of Japanese TV in all English glory:

[Typhoon] Shinjuku station is crazy [pics]

1: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0

typhoon roke japan
typhoon roke japan

4: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
What’re these guys taking with the camera?
10: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
Bottom right afro glasses loooool
19: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
Bottom right dude gross lol
33: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
Why is he saluting?
34: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
So gross I lulz
56: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
It has been decided: the guy saluting is being made into an ascii art
67: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
Another stock photo added to my collection

22: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0

typhoon roke japan

153: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
typhoon roke japan
typhoon roke japan
226: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>153 4 dead… it was still alright at this point
181: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
typhoon roke japan
190: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>181 “Hey~ are you watching? I’m on tv!! <3″
361: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>181 The orange one was so annoying. She was following the camera around trying to get on tv.
41: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
typhoon roke japan
191: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>41 Thank you, come again
373: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0

typhoon roke japan
typhoon roke japan
typhoon roke japan

730: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>373 fap fap
125: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0

typhoon roke japan
typhoon roke japan

730: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>125

typhoon roke japan

247: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>125 They act as though they’re in a drama loool
269: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>125 They’re dressed awfully warm
287: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0

typhoon roke japan

269: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>287 lol
347: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>287 dumbass lool
380: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>287 Don’t take a license exam at a time like this! lol
410: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>287 This guy probably failed the paper exam
433: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
This lady’s ahead of everyone

typhoon roke japan

441: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>433 Computer Grandma
446: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>433 cool grandma
505: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>433 Her boots are so cute
552: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>433 Damn. For the elderly, it’s probably better than a smartphone
635: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
This is Shibuya now @NHK

typhoon roke japan

643: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>635 Reminds me of waiting on line at the World Expo
665: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>635 Remember 3.11
897: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
Jeez…. Kanagawa…

typhoon roke japan

961: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>897 Incredible
987: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>897 The radiation in the soil is being released into the atmosphere?
921: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>897 It’s not at a dangerous level
252: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
Today’s MVP

typhoon roke japan

306: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>252 You go delivery boy
467: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>252 Cool MVP
332: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
Meanwhile in Ikebukuro…

typhoon roke japan
typhoon roke japan

342: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>332 This station is so gross
355: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>332 Oh no… Saitama’s Holy Land
386: Anonymous: 2011/09/21(Wed) 18:01:06.94 ID:+b9eJgnmU0
>>332 Gross lol

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