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Japanese Mad Men – dressing dapper in 20th century Japan

Like America, Japan had men who dressed sharp and cut their hair neatly throughout the 20th century as well. 2chan did a roundup of some of Japan’s most dapper Mad Men. Continue reading


[Kanji of the year] Japanese NPO decides what Chinese character best represents 2011

The Japanese Kanji Proficiency Society announced 2011′s kanji of the year, the Chinese character which best represents the emotional climate for the year. Continue reading

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Building a casino in Japan – yay or nay?

The debate to legalize gambling is flaring up in Japan. Lawmakers have submitted a bill to the Diet to help cover reconstruction costs which legalizes a resort-style casino in Japan. Continue reading

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