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headlines found matching 'Japan'
Tue October 20, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Burger King Japan teases the $2.75 Fake Burger -- "history's first unidentified burger"
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Sun October 18, 2020
(Core 77)
 
 
 
Japanese butter knives: serious business
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Fri October 16, 2020
(Japan Today)
 
 
 
Japan overrides fishermen's concerns, will dump over one million tons of treated "reduced radioactivity" Fukushima water into sea. Tritium sushi impresses dates, so I hear
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Thu October 15, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Starbucks Japan agrees pumpkin spice doesn't appeal to nation's Frappuccino fans quite yet, creates new seasonal Frappuccino with sweet potato, pumpkin and chestnuts - "Halloween in a cup"
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Wed October 14, 2020
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Because if they sang they'd never shut up
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Research on a Japanese supercomputer shows humidity affects the spread of the virus. Let's just say Arizona's looking even less attractive, if that's possible
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Japanese world champion swimmer suspended for not staying in his lane
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Japan's start-up index hits a monstrous high
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Tue October 13, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
We can't figure out how to handle things here on Earth, but sure, let's make some rules for how to behave on the moon
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Mon October 12, 2020
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Machu Picchu temporarily ends seven-month ban on visitors, admits single Japanese tourist, on humanitarian grounds that he had come to Peru in March and had been trapped in Aguas Calientes waiting for ban to be lifted
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(PC Gamer)
 
 
 
Anime waifu combat/Zelda-like exploration game "Genshin Impact" grosses 100M in two weeks, only 1/7th of that is from subby trying for the damn 5 stars
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Sun October 11, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Japan's fishermen oppose release of Fukushima water into the ocean for fear of waking Godzilla
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Sat October 10, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
World's first permanent "life-size" Godzilla statue installed in Kobe theme park, featuring zipline descending right into his atomic-breath mouth
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Fri October 09, 2020
(Japan Today)
 
 
 
NORM? Nope, not tasty
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(TropicWx Hurricane Page)
 
 
 
From a Farker who has responded to many, many disasters, DIT about how best to help after a disaster, and how *not* to help
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(Fox Business)
 
 
 
GameStop joins forces with Microsoft, to create "ultimate gaming destination," nexus of despair
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Thu October 08, 2020
(Laughing Squid)
 
 
 
Who's a good enormous freaking rat? You are
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(The Mainichi (Japan))
 
 
 
Autonomous self-driving mail robot cutely trundles down Tokyo street delivering packages, scanning address labels for "Sarah Connor"
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Wed October 07, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japanese author allowed book to be adapted into anime under one condition: no panty shots, please. "I'd like the series to keep a broad range of ages in its fanbase, and to be a show that people of a wide range of ages will watch"
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(Some Feces Thrower)
 
 
 
Do these zookeepers stutter??
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Tue October 06, 2020
(Grape japan)
 
 
 
Not weird: Japan. Still not weird: Vegan restaurant in Japan. Weird: Vegan restaurant in Japan that conducts business in Esperanto and has Esperanto decor
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(The Mainichi (Japan))
 
 
 
At Nippon Budokan, Karate Kids don Road Warrior headgear in tournaments to safely determine who has the most Gymkata
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(Japan Times)
 
 
 
A Lotte Japanese baseball players test positive for corona. Eleven to be exact
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
In the vein of I Can't Believe It's Not Yogurt, Japan unveils new beverage "Hey, You Can Drink Roasted Sweet Potatoes." Wow, I can't fathom how this is news
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Crazy worms from Japan are the newest threat to the American ecosystem, terraforming soil to more closely resemble Japanese ecosystem
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
XOXOXOXO (Sony 5) OXOXOXOX
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Mon October 05, 2020
(Automotive News)
 
 
 
Toyota and Nissan plan to seek reimbursement from the UK government if Brexit talks fail. 10% on each car adds up quickly, you can always buy a Vauxhall or Mini if you need something new and affordable
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Japan's bullet trains are pretty much empty cylinders right now
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Sun October 04, 2020
(CNBC)
 
 
 
For no particular reason, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo decides to cut short his current Asian trip and head back to D.C. as fast as his plane can get him there. Nothing to worry about, everything is just fine
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Sat October 03, 2020
(Sydney Morning Herald)
 
 
 
A new Asian alliance has emerged between Japan, India, Australia, and the US to counter the growing threat of Russia and China. I'm sure this will end well
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Fri October 02, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
Covid crash caused by cuckoo
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(Japan Times)
 
 
 
Christopher Nolan's "Tenet" isn't a complete box office bomb after all. Just like Spinal Tap, it's big in Japan, where public safety measures at movie theaters are greeted with compliance instead of defiance
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Thu October 01, 2020
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Ceiling robot is watching you, wants your steak
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Japan's "Twitter Killer" pleads guilty, will likely be sentenced to Facebook
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(South China Morning Post)
 
 
 
If you think watching and listening to the debate was stressful try being a live broadcast interpreter
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Area woman has trouble finding anyone to go on an international vacation with her for some reason. Apparently all of these countries won't let in Americans either. There's something going on, but she can't quite put her finger on it
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Ozaki is the wagyu of wagyu, fits perfectly on Ted Underhill's tab
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Wed September 30, 2020
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Tell us what you really think, Mr. Colbert
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Convicted (in absentia) felon Carlos Ghosn open up Ghosn University to teach students how to defraud a company and flee the country in a cello case
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Tue September 29, 2020
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Molson Coors to launch Coca-Cola's first alcoholic beverage in the U.S. No word if will be delivered by Fords, sold in Walmarts, and goes well with Pringles
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Hey you kids in Chicago, stop stealing livestock in Japan
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Green Arrow invented the boxing glove arrow because "sometimes you need to punch someone in the face but they are across the room". So what do you do when the person you want to punch in the throat is 100km away? ♫ I drove all niiiiiiiigh.... ♫
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Japan's military pilots are ordered to report UFO sightings and try to photograph any strange sightings
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Japan Airlines to drop "ladies and gentlemen" in favor of more inclusive greetings like "attention all passengers" and "welcome, everyone." United to still drag you off flights whether you're male or female
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Mon September 28, 2020
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Wow, those '7 days of creation' people are getting pretty specific
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Sun September 27, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japanese government is planning to establish a dedicated Electronic Warfare Force, which hopefully will be advanced enough to accept the Denji Boomerang from a robotic Chow Chow dog to defeat the man-eating soap bubbles and the Demon King Banriki
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(Japan Times)
 
 
 
Japan declares war on the fax machine. This is not an article from 1995
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(UPI)
 
 
 
Chinese automaker unveils flying electric car that can carry two passengers. It has eight propellers, a small capsule-like frame, and an unbelievably long power cord
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Fri September 25, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Mr. President, we must not allow a space station gap
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(Asahi Shimbun)
 
 
 
Long-forgotten cache of preserved food, gum, and canned Coca-Cola from 1966 Japanese Antarctic expedition rediscovered by scientists. The Coke stood out for its antique pre-pulltab technology that required a can opener
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Thu September 24, 2020
(Bored Panda)
 
 
 
Uni the Shiba Inu - patient zero of all of our smiles today
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Wed September 23, 2020
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Japan launches hes attack on the ISS
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(AP News)
 
 
 
" I said, ' Please, I need some car companies.' ... I said, 'Shinzo, you have to do it.' Next day, it was the story: 'Five car companies opened up in Michigan." Fact Check: "Trump is making up the story. No Japanese auto plants have been announced"
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(Laughing Squid)
 
 
 
Hungry Hungry Hippos
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(Atlas Obscura)
 
 
 
"Point-and-call" looks silly; stops mistakes, saves lives. Japan does it better
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Tue September 22, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Time to ditch that harem, settle down and make some cool cash
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(Nerdist)
 
 
 
There are over 400 varieties of Kit Kat flavors in Japan. One man created 50 of those flavors and he is still thinking up new ones
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Mon September 21, 2020
(Laughing Squid)
 
 
 
Fall has arrived, so here are a bunch of hungry capybaras demolishing a pumpkin
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Sat September 19, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Snoop Dogg, if you are reading this, whatever you do, don't go to Japan
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(My Modern Metropolis)
 
 
 
Meet Kiki and her three Shiba Inu siblings; Saki, Ibuki, and Hazuki. All animals are welcome on Caturday
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Fri September 18, 2020
(Japan Today)
 
 
 
Perhaps "Towering Inferno" was not a popular movie in Japan
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
This is crucial to your interests
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japanese Karaoke Box Association reports over 500 of its 6000 members have closed down this year. Yesterday, all their troubles seemed so far away, then a virus came to make their day
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japanese banana juice cafe is a literal hole in the wall. An unpainted concrete wall, in fact
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Thu September 17, 2020
(IGN)
 
 
 
The PS5 now has a price and release date. Are you picking up the standard version with backwards compatibility or saving $100 and going with the all-digital version?
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Wed September 16, 2020
(Fark)
 
 
 
How much do you tip during a civil war if the waitress is a redhead?
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(SoraNews24)
 
Video
 
Over 115 million views and counting, an intentionally cheesy live-action theme-song video for "Onegai Muscle' weightlifting anime, starring real bodybuilders. Thank you, Japan, for dressing the musclewoman as a schoolgirl
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Pew poll finds world opinion of the U.S. is at an all-time low for some reason. Pew pew P.U.
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Tue September 15, 2020
(Laughing Squid)
 
 
 
Mmmm candy birbs
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
In Today's "Weird or Cool from Japan": The New Economy is where we pander to the supervillain demographic, and if we all get to ride around in motorized scorpion computer chairs, I'm okay with that
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Mon September 14, 2020
(ABC News)
 
 
 
Suga wins his party vote for Japanese PM, thereby ensuring the sweet taste of victory
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Author of Japanese bestseller "Funerals Are Not Necessary" discusses three reasons that Japan has increasingly decided funerals are not necessary
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Teenage panty thief is deflated and confused after arresting officers tell him his prize is a man's G-string, exclaims "No way was it for men"
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Pepsi is about to release a new sleepy time drink. "The choice of a new generation" indeed
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Sun September 13, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
In Japan, it's the season for the tsukimi burger -- a hamburger topped by a melty sunny-side-up egg. Which fast-food chain makes it best? "While all tsukimi burgers are egg burgers, not all egg burgers are tsukimi burgers"
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Fri September 11, 2020
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Trump: "We brought you a lot of car plants, Michigan. We brought you a lot of car plants. You know that, right? You better vote for me; I got you so many damn car plants." Michigan: "You got us what now?"
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Are you a mantid maniac? You are now
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Can LIJ add the IWGP Jr. Tag Titles to their collection? Will Suzuki-gun regain the belts? How will YOSHI-HASHI handle losing his 1st-ever title after less than a month? NEW JAPAN ROAD concludes @ 5:30 AM EDT on NJPWWorld.com, the King of Sports
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Thu September 10, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
At what stage of dementia do patients begin seeing nonexistent auto plants in swing states?
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(Strategy Page)
 
 
 
South Korea will begin building aircraft carriers to defend against the Zerg threat
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Wed September 09, 2020
(Sci Tech Daily)
 
 
 
Japanese researchers recreate black hole plasma conditions using giant laser, 1000x the power consumption of the globe, traumatized young mecha pilot
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(History Channel)
 
 
 
On this day in history, in 1942, the Japanese bombed the U.S. mainland, starting a forest fire and doing almost as much damage as a modern gender reveal party
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(NOAA)
 
 
 
Player two has entered the game
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
"Rambo: Last Blood," a flop in the States, is big in Japan as movie theater will use it as testbed for Covid-safe "Super Cheering Screenings" where moviegoers text their emotions on top of Stallone-heavy action
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Can Hiromu & BUSHI continue their undefeated streak? Will Bullet Club even get on the board? Who will be the participants in G1 CLIMAX 30 next week? NEW JAPAN ROAD starts @ 5:30 AM EDT on NJPWWorld.com, the King of Sports
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japan's improvement over a rope and 2 nails
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
In today's "Weird or Cool From Japan": Welding theme parks. No, not "wedding", WELDING
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Tue September 08, 2020
(Japan Today)
 
 
 
If you like arcade games and throwing stars, you might like this
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Sick of your life? Want to start all over somewhere else? These companies will help you 'evaporate'
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Mon September 07, 2020
(C-SPAN)
 
 
 
With Trump still drawing circles on the White House lawn, will he find the podium in time for his 1 PM ET presser? Let's find out
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Sun September 06, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
...meanwhile in Japan
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Will LIJ or Taguchi & Wato remain unbeaten in the Jr. Tag Title Tournament? Can Suzuki-gun or Bullet Club get on the board? Does Minoru Suzuki kill someone tonight? NEW JAPAN ROAD continues @ 2:00 AM ET on NJPWWorld.com, the King of Sports
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Sat September 05, 2020
(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Will Hiromu avenge his Jingu defeat? Can Taguchi show Master Wato the "Way To The Championship"? How many times does Taichi have to beat Tanahashi for him to learn his lesson? NEW JAPAN ROAD starts @ 6 AM ET on NJPWWorld.com, the King of Sports
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Fri September 04, 2020
(C-SPAN)
 
 
 
Get ready, everybody. He's about to do something stupid (5PM, unless his golf cart is dragging its right wheel)
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(UPI)
 
 
 
Photoshop this score from the Japanese judge
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
The 'rona has Japan's bluefin tuna market deeply in the red
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(Stuff.co.nz)
 
 
 
Come with me if you want to shop
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Thu September 03, 2020
(Al Jazeera)
 
 
 
Ship carrying thousands of cattle disappears at sea, as investigators fear it was yet another vessel taken by the Bermooda Triangle
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(Stars and Stripes)
 
 
 
If you're in the market for lion-ripped jeans, beaver-gnawed coasters, goat paintings, or becoming a head zookeeper for a day, welcome to fark
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Wed September 02, 2020
(History Channel)
 
 
 
On this day in history, in 1945, Japan surrendered to the the Allies, bringing an end to the era of wartime Japan and formally ushering in the glorious new age of used panty vending machines
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(Mational Day Calendar)
 
 
 
Today is National V-J day, a day to commemorate both victory over Japan and girlfriends who don't hear very well
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Tue September 01, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Less beer taxes means more beer consumption, but also more beer bellies. The solution? Sugar-free beer, with bonus MLP reference
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Wall Street has its best August since 1984. That means the economy is great, it's morning in America again and Trump is president for life
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Mon August 31, 2020
(Daily Star)
 
 
 
"Say hello to my little drone" (possible nsfw content on page)
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Sat August 29, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japanese cosplayer has over 100 different outfits, and she loves to show them off
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(Racer.com)
 
 
 
Indycar is back at it for the first race of a doubleheader at a socially-distant Gateway. Will Power's on pole and the race is starting right about now (3:30pm ET)
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Fri August 28, 2020
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Twelve-year-old skateboarding prodigy becomes first female to conquer 100-foot-tall "Mega Ramp," with a little help and coaching from skate legend, Tony Hawk (w/video)
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
I've heard of pump and dump in the stock market, but in your bedroom?
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(CBS 21 Harrisburg)
 
 
 
Japan might give us that flying car soon
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(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
Japan's longest serving Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, says sayonara due to failing health
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Thu August 27, 2020
(Reuters)
 
 
 
The World's oldest Ironman (he's 87) plans to keep competing into his 90's. How's your Covid Couch-to-Kitchen time coming?
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(ESPN)
 
 
 
Naomi Osaka becomes the first individual sport athlete to not perform in protest. Your move Tiger (1:14p tee time)
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(CarBuzz)
 
 
 
Hand-painted Nissan 350Z looks like a cartoon drawing
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Wed August 26, 2020
(LiveLeak)
 
 
 
Not everyone can be a cowboy
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(Daily Star)
 
 
 
♬ Who you going to call? Grandma monkey busters! ♬ (possible nsfw content on page)
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
This is why you're reading the Geek tab, not watching it
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Tue August 25, 2020
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Hoping things don't blow up in its face, Honda reaches a legal accord and decides to pay $85mil to settle the Takata air bag investigation. It's the civic thing to do
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(Kotaku)
 
 
 
Old & stale: used panties. New hotness: used Pokemon popsicle sticks
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Mon August 24, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Japan's prime minister hospitalized...again
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Where do the Amish go on vacation?
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Sun August 23, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
Chalk it up to deep devotion and Angel tears
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Sat August 22, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japanese town wants to dismantle sacred gate of unknown origin which may or may not unleash a plague of undead on the world (which would be very on-brand for 2020)
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Fri August 21, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Sneaky thieves rob Japanese ninja museum of cash and credibility
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Thu August 20, 2020
(MEL Magazine)
 
 
 
The slamming noise a car door makes is fake
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Why not try a holiday in Japan after Corona? See the lovely lakes. And the wonderful train system. And many interesting drunk salarymen. Including the majestic Yamada-san. You know, a drunk Yamada-san once bit my sister. No really, she was carving
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Wed August 19, 2020
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Rojo-ne - the Japanese art of drinking until you literally fall asleep in the middle of the street. Or as Farkers call it, Friday
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Tue August 18, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
After 10 years in business, Hooters Japan closes flagship Tokyo restaurant. Closure attributed to awkward situation of seeing cute bosomy girls, but not enough prolonged interaction to compete with the experience at hostess bars or maid cafes
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Sun August 16, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japan unveils $17 facemasks for musicians who want to continue blowing their horns and woodwinds while still being safe
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Sat August 15, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japanese doctor says it is safe to eat ramen daily so long as it's not tonkotsu ramen. Stick to soy and miso-broth ramen, don't slurp up all the sodium-heavy broth, and maybe consider pairing your ramen with a vegetable
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(Bored Panda)
 
 
 
There is a cat temple in Japan, and its monks are the cutest thing you will see this Caturday
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Thu August 13, 2020
(Japan Today)
 
 
 
Team of psychologists discovers that the Japanese wear facemasks not to protect themselves and others from disease, but to conform to social norms. "Building pressure to conform is an effective way for policymakers to prompt people to act favorably"
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
And I would be the man who traveled 1,000 kilometers on a stolen bicycle just to be the man who traveled 1,000 kilometers without seeing Tokyo
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Wed August 12, 2020
(Japan Today)
 
 
 
Coronavirus faker gets suspended sentence for obstructing city business after he barged into town hall and ran around breathing on everyone
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(Japan Times)
 
 
 
With COVID-19 killing summer festivals and in-person socializing, struggling Japanese department stores push colorful yukata to be worn at online pandemic parties, an attractive alternative to grubby T-shirts or bare chests
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
In today's Weird or Cool from Japan: disposable BBQ grill made out of cardboard
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(Straits Times)
 
 
 
35-year-old Japanese male idol spotted drinking and cavorting with underaged girls
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Tue August 11, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
If you knew what Ainu
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Mon August 10, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
In today's Weird or Cool from Japan: There are sacred horses in Japan, and they like to watch you go poop
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Sun August 09, 2020
(The New Yorker)
 
 
 
An entire edition of the New Yorker in 1946 was dedicated to the atomic bombings of Japan. On the 75th anniversary of the Nagasaki bombing, read this if you haven't yet
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(Cracked)
 
 
 
Do you know your history? Can you tell us the name of the most important battle of WWII? Rhetorical question, your answer will be wrong no matter what it is
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(Politico)
 
 
 
Wouldn't it make sense to ban nuclear weapons? 75 years after the worst atomic bomb attack in history, Nagasaki calls for drastic change
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Japan opens another battle front in Eastasia's eternal war with the Ocean
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Fri August 07, 2020
(Slate)
 
 
 
After spending 3 years and $2 billion, extensive studies, analyses, and debate, the US sleepwalked into using the atomic bomb in Japan, which led to the US and Israel launching a cyberattack against Iran's nuclear program. Or something like that
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(C-SPAN)
 
 
 
Surprise Trump presser from his golf course in Bedminister set for 7pm ET - I expect some Presidential turn and levels of empathy for everyone screwed over by the lack of a relief deal
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(WCVB Boston)
 
 
 
California restaurant sets up "Patio Bubbles" for people who want a horrendous outdoor dining experience. Pic ITFA for your pleasure
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(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Let's spin the Bloomberg misery index: Ouch, the US is about to suffer the world's biggest jump in economic misery as inflation slows, unemployment spikes, and virus cases surge
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Thu August 06, 2020
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Test your knowledge of art. Hint: #7 is not Harry Potter in a dress
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
75 years ago today a second dawn broke over Hiroshima and the world would never be the same
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Oh. What a crappy feeling
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Wed August 05, 2020
(Travel and Leisure)
 
 
 
Airline hosting Hello Kitty flight for Father's Day
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Tue August 04, 2020
(Atlas Obscura)
 
 
 
Rice cooking used to be rocket science
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(MSN)
 
 
 
The Governor of Japan's Osaka prefecture says gargling betadine will beat the virus. Some people will - and won't - swallow anything
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(Core 77)
 
 
 
'Traditional Japanese noodle sluice' is the name of my Empire of the Sun tribute band
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Mon August 03, 2020
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Cool: Rolling Stones drop track recorded in 1974 with Jimmy Page. Extra cool: it's really good
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(The Detroit_News)
 
 
 
The Japanese owner of 7-11 to purchase the entire Speedway chain. Job market for stoners, pedophiles, and photophobes remains steady
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Sun August 02, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
The sweat that you drink
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Sat August 01, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Anglicized names of Japan's prefectures makes the country look like England
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Fri July 31, 2020
(OK Whatever)
 
 
 
"I think now, at this moment, I look like a Bulgarian porn star, but I have been doing this Captain thing for awhile now"
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Why didn't Japan have a serious COVID outbreak? The explanation could be that they went well beyond WHO guidelines to prevent airborne transmission
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(Axios)
 
 
 
Coronavirus got knocked down but got up again, just like Chumbawumba
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(The National)
 
 
 
Your stupid kid who learned to play an instrument is still stupid
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
In today's Weird or Cool from Japan: Holographic touch screens
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Thu July 30, 2020
(Kotaku)
 
 
 
Yakuza director: Ghost of Tsushima is great, how come an American studio made it?
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
Good news America, Japan says it's okay for their citizens to visit here. Offer only valid in Hawaii
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Wed July 29, 2020
(Some Fusion Guy)
 
 
 
Commercially viable fusion generators which have been 20 years away for the past 60 years may only be 5 years away. Or maybe 20 years
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Tue July 28, 2020
(Cracked)
 
 
 
Keeping it weird - mascots & nightmares from Japan
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Mon July 27, 2020
(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
"The problem we've got is people we most need to change their behavior are the 20- and 30-year-olds"
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Fine, you ungrateful peons, I'll shave my damn mustache
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(Japan Times)
 
 
 
Japan holds first ever auction of discarded Self-Defense Force equipment, MC'd by Defense Minister himself. Highest-priced lot: three-item set of pilot's helmet, oxygen mask and bag. Notable bid: $4,900 for ship's steering wheel
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Sun July 26, 2020
(Comic Book)
 
 
 
There's a new Rick and Morty anime short film, and this one's a doozy: Rick and Morty vs. Genocider" (w/video)
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(Popular Mechanics)
 
 
 
Japan's giant robot takes first step. In other news Japan is building a giant robot because of course they are
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(Stars and Stripes)
 
 
 
Killer Gnomes. When the white coats at DARPA and inventors of Godzilla get together, be assured of better, fuller nightmares. Genomes?
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Fri July 24, 2020
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
1928 mission to Venus, Virgin to try again at year's end, SpaceX gets huge valuation increase, BAIKONUR-19, Virgin goes Japanese, 2 Mars probes launched, SpaceX Starship test flight possible within a week, & German-engineered rockets are coming 🚀
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(Daily Star)
 
 
 
The case of hundreds of North Korean ghost ships with skeletons inside washing up onto Japanese beaches has finally been solved. Apparently these fishermen needed bigger boats (possible nsfw content on page)
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Thu July 23, 2020
(Japan Times)
 
 
 
Centuries-old member of Japan's shrine association plans to exit after years of distrust, exacerbated when "association failed to provide the shrine with a heihaku cash offering in time for Emperor Naruhito's conducting of the Daijosai"
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Wed July 22, 2020
(Nerdist)
 
 
 
Sit the fark down. MTG Alpha Black Lotus, the 'Pokemon Illustrator' card set a new auction record for rare collectible card game cards
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Not News: CEO arrested. Still not news: For fraud. Somewhat newsier: Arrested again. Holy Fark: For his part in a $3.7 billion scheme, causing the company to close its doors
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(Road & Track)
 
 
 
Yoshihiko Matsuo, lead designer of the iconic Datsun 240Z, passes away at age 87
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(NHK World (Japan))
 
 
 
America, 144,000 dead: WHOO HOO, rock-n-roll, freedom, let's get back to work y'all. Japan, 1,000 dead: This is a shame and we should get serious about this virus before it overwhelms us
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Tue July 21, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Ever see a picture that derailed your train of thought?
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
The US is flunking its collective cognitive assessment
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Mon July 20, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
AKB48+
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Can LIJ avenge their humiliation at the hands of EVIL? Will Master Wato survive his 1st encounter with Minoru Suzuki? How badly does TenCozy beat the Young Lions? NEW JAPAN ROAD starts @ 5:30 AM EDT on NJPWWorld.com
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Sun July 19, 2020
(Cracked)
 
 
 
What does Rock, Paper, Scissors have in common with brothels? If you don't know, read the article or ask your mom
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
Hope leaves Earth. Live trumps Obvious. This is good news for Mars which receive that Hope next year. Liftoff will take place in Japan and is scheduled for 5:58 PM ET Sunday. Link has English language commentary
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Fri July 17, 2020
(History Channel)
 
 
 
On this day in history, in 1945, President Truman recorded his impressions of Stalin, who refused to admit he talked like that
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Japanese officials are concerned about the Yakuza handing out candy to children on Halloween and want to stop the practice, citing fears of a turf war. In other news, Halloween is a thing in Japan
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(News.com.au)
 
 
 
Help, I've got a Ferrari in me bush
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(Japan Times)
 
 
 
Japan's restaurant industry insiders are optimistic about future of international food tourism. Rich foodies will still visit, troubled eateries will take the time to ramp up multilingual online presence, and virtual food tours will be on the menu
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Thu July 16, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
*おならのノイズ*
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(Jalopnik)
 
 
 
Celebrities in cars getting commissions
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(Sad and Useless)
 
 
 
Today's most extreme elimination challenge - looking at these pics of Gen the Corgi without SQUEEEing your pants
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Nissan says it's going to produce 30% less crappy cars
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(Messy Nessy Chic)
 
 
 
A peek behind the rubber curtain of Kaiju Japanese Monsters movies
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Russian space chief tries to prevent himself from accidentally ingesting polonium by trash talking NASA
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Wed July 15, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
Doctors remove NOPE from woman's tonsil
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(Japan Today)
 
 
 
Despite recent Covid-19 surge in Tokyo, grand sumo tournament to be held this month at 25 percent capacity. Fans will be asked to mask up, avoid shouting and refrain from shaking hands with wrestlers
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Tue July 14, 2020
(Military.com)
 
 
 
TIL the Confederate States of America were part of the landing on Okinawa and occupation of Japan, which lasted until this Monday
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(Science News Magazine)
 
 
 
Check out homo erectus' impressive tool
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Mon July 13, 2020
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Japan blames US for 'not taking coronavirus seriously' after major outbreaks at military bases in Okinawa
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(NHK World (Japan))
 
 
 
Hokkaido opens national museum of the Ainu, which should make up for over a century of Japan mistreating its indigenous people and nearly extinguishing a culture
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Sun July 12, 2020
(Al Jazeera)
 
 
 
As in US alliances fades, Australia and Japan boost defense spending to counter China, raising the terrifying specter of a war between a nuclear power and an army of giant mecha-roos
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Sat July 11, 2020
(OilPrice.com)
 
 
 
Japanese firm creates lithium battery that will make Samsung's non-exploding phones even cheaper
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(NHK World (Japan))
 
 
 
What's behind Japan's record-breaking rainfall? Besides the obvious factor of global warming, forecasters note unexpected presence of "wet tongue"
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
The Rainmaker, or the King of Darkness; who will walk away with the trophy and a double-title shot against Tetsuya Naito? LIVE from Osaka-Jo Hall, NEW JAPAN CUP 2020: FINAL starts @ 4:00 AM EDT on NJPWWorld.com
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Fri July 10, 2020
(Live Science)
 
 
 
Coronavirus porn is about to become very big in Japan
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(Minneapolis Star Tribune)
 
 
 
China's 2020 auto sales look like something Detroit dreamed up
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Thu July 09, 2020
(Grape japan)
 
 
 
For the "Neon Genesis Evangelion" golf fan in your life, consider giving these plushie-type protective club covers and flip-up golf ball markers modeled after Evangelion Unit-01 and Evangelion Unit-02
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japanese vending machines begin to enable face-ID system for purchases. You stare at those used panties too long, mister, you're halfway to owning 'em
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Strange things are afoot at the Circle-K real estate holdings office
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(Nerdist)
 
 
 
Museums: BUTT FIGHT
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Wed July 08, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Due to coronavirus spread, roller coaster riders in Japan are advised to "please scream inside the heart" while riding
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(Tech Crunch)
 
 
 
Army of robots cheerlead a baseball game before hunting down and killing the losing team (video)
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(Kotaku)
 
 
 
"Super Mario Bros. isn't set in Japan, but the character's Japanese. The name Mario sounds Italian, but he isn't Italian". The designer of the original NES dishes the dirt on Nintendo's early days
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(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Sentient bowtie's meat puppet Tucker Carlson reveals the shocking truth: wearing masks to prevent infection "has no basis of any kind in science". Somebody tell the doctors, nurses, and hospitals, because they're wasting literally billions of dollars
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Tue July 07, 2020
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Groping a schoolgirl isn't that much fun when her mom kicks your ass then hands you over to the cops. As a medical researcher, you must know that, right?
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
McDonald's Japan customers evaluate flagship sandwiches on taste, price, volume, ease of eating, and overall satisfaction. Least satisfying is the small and costly Filet-O-Fish, most satisfying is the humble 140-yen Cheeseburger
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
No Galaga, no peace
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(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
Japanese rapper GAMI busted for 0.02 ounces of weed. Now that's gangsta
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(Irish Post US)
 
 
 
Seán's Bar in Ireland, a 1,120-year-old pub named as one of the oldest companies in the world. Must be a hell of a lot of beer-stained payroll books laying around somewhere
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Mon July 06, 2020
(Laughing Squid)
 
 
 
Wow, such working. So businessdoge. How sweet potato. Many shopping
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Almond-fed Hiroshima Crickets unveiled. Mind blown
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Sun July 05, 2020
(Nikkei Asia Review)
 
 
 
An anagram of 'US-Mexico-Canada free trade agreement' is 'Maniac Coaxed Us, Regret Defeat Near Me'. Japan realizes that it's cheaper to triple Mexican wages than build new US plants
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Japan admits Korea has some good street food, so if you can't go to Seoul for your overseas vacation, Bandai unveils $23 kitchen gadgets to help make Korean cheese dogs and tornado potatoes at home
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(Japan Times)
 
 
 
It's still rare to me dammit: How a Japanese steakhouse became the must-eat place for wrestlers worldwide
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Sat July 04, 2020
(The Weather Channel)
 
 
 
So, wonder what it would look like if God decided to skip pebbles across a river?
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(Japan Today)
 
 
 
Japanese women don't want to get married and become moms for fear of not measuring up to media-promoted idealized "Supermom" image
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Fri July 03, 2020
(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
A new era dawns in New Japan Pro Wrestling. Is Karl Fredericks ready to take the next step in his training? Are ANY of the Young Lions ready? LION'S BREAK COLLISION starts @ 10:00 PM EDT on NJPWWorld.com
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Not so fast, US and Brazil Grands Prix
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Scientists are using DNA in the water to tell us how many swimmers are present. No, not hot tubs
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Okada, Hiromu, EVIL, and SANADA: Who will advance to the Final Round? The NEW JAPAN CUP 2020 Semi-Final starts @ 6:00 AM EDT, FREE OF CHARGE, on NJPWWorld.com
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Thu July 02, 2020
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Almost 3,500 teachers and students at public schools in Saitama lose their lunch over meal of fried chicken, a tuna/potato dish, seaweed salad, rice and miso soup. I had the fish
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Japan one step closer to Snowpiercer. Buy your ticket now, you really don't want to end up in the bad section of that train
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
With the market crashing and more evidence emerging of high climate impacts, Japan's investment drive in LNG is becoming a bit stinky
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Can a Stone Pitbull withstand a Ticking Time Bomb? Will the Bone Soldier stand and face the Rainmaker? Does Emo Dracula meet his Skull End? The Quarterfinals of NEW JAPAN CUP 2020 begin @ 6:00 AM EDT on NJPWWorld.com
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Japan's fussy food shoppers, used to shopping daily in person and checking the goods first-hand, finally bow to pandemic reality, use grocery shopping apps to buy what they need
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(Japan Today)
 
 
 
Experts predict 2021 Tokyo Olympics, like those in London and Rio, to be total economic dud. Nevertheless they will be held because Olympics
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Wed July 01, 2020
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Japanese pharma company consolidates US facilities into single oncology division. Investors concerned about uncontrolled growth
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
It's the future, where's my flying car? Japan: Hold my sake
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Will Taichi sweep the Golden☆Aces? Can SHO beat his 2nd-straight LIJ member? Did BUSHI remember to bring his mask? Round 2 of NEW JAPAN CUP 2020 concludes @ 6:00 AM EDT on NJPWWorld.com
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(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
Found in a Japanese vending machine (natch): mayo soda. "It had a gentle, creamy, custard-like flavour which, when she thought about it, could taste like mayonnaise with a little imagination"
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Tue June 30, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
It's not politics, it's science. One graphic explains why the EU doesn't want any American tourists
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(CNN)
 
 
 
"One graphic explains why Americans are facing an EU travel ban". Difficulty: it's somehow not the picture of the MAGA-hat wearer with his mask pulled up over his eyes
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Fri June 26, 2020
(The Sun (Ireland))
 
 
 
Death rumors are not over for North Korean tyrant Kim Jong-un, Japan now says the coronavirus may have taken him down
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Wed June 24, 2020
(Interesting Engineering)
 
 
 
Having no other things to work on, scientists create bigger, better, stronger...monkey brains
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Can Yuji Nagata score an upset win over Okada? Will Toru Yano shave Hiromu's head again? Is the "Bone Soldier" in for a "Suntory Surprise"? The 2nd Round of NEW JAPAN CUP 2020 begins @ 6:00 AM EDT on NJPWWorld.com
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Tue June 23, 2020
(Japan Times)
 
 
 
World's smallest dinosaur egg, 10g in weight, discovered in western Japan. Russian billionaire in talks with his scientists to defossilize and hatch it into full-sized Cretaceous mini-dinosaur
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(New Japan Pro-Wrestling)
 
 
 
Can YOH join SHO in the 2nd Round? Will Goto get a taste of Yujiro's pimp hand? Why is YOSHI-HASHI even in this tournament? The 1st Round of NEW JAPAN CUP 2020 concludes @ 6:00 AM EDT on NJPWWorld.com
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Mon June 22, 2020
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To fill absence of summer festivals, Japan unveils world's first drive-in haunted house, in garage "where a horrible incident occurred long ago. Now people say that if you park your car inside and honk your horn three times, something will happen"
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Japan withdraws its bid for the Women's World Cup three days before vote saying it's an Olympian effort they just can't handle right now
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Will the "Golden Star" outclass the "Submission Master"? Can Taichi bring the "Ace of the Universe" back to Earth? Is "The Dragon" immune to "High Voltage"? NEW JAPAN CUP 2020: Round 1 resumes @ 6:00 AM EDT on NJPWWorld.com
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