caddisfly: Mega Steve: [3.bp.blogspot.com image 465x304]Things like this fascinate me. Japanese culture seems so hung up on reputation; the fear of shame is a primary social force in their society. Yet they have all these contraptions for lonely people which are utterly shameless (and often outright sad). I've spent just under a month in Japan. Will someone with a deeper understanding of this phenomenon please edify me?
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