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Kono puzzles followers with 'enciphered bacon' tweet

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By Yuri Kadobnov

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Don't drink and tweet.

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Two articles about Kono today, and both are puzzling. I can't believe a foreign minister of any country could have that much free time...

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with a rash of users guessing at a "secret diplomatic meaning".

I thought they would have written 'with a rasher of users...'

Kono has a ways to go to rival Trump's odd tweets.

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Drunk?

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I knew straight away he was secretly referring to "Biology and Chemistry Online Notes".

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Son trounced dad in a game of "Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon" and gleefully yelled.

Riffing on a comment on the other Kono thread, here's Takeshi Beat strolling the red carpet at Cannes, accompanied by Japanese actress Anne (doesn't use her dad's name) and Close Glen--who once made a cooking documentary with Bacon Kevin!

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Early dementia onset?

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Bacon Collusion?

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It sounds like an unsuccessful attempt at humor

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Many years ago, while visiting Kyoto, I enjoyed having a crescent roll with a green string bean and strip of bacon - customary in Kyoto perhaps?

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His son shouting BACON at 3:30 am must have had a serious case of the munchies.

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News worthy definitely.

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He probably heard that Trump is a big bacon eater, and has been taste-testing dozens of brands of bacon in preparation for Trump’s welcoming banquet.

Half his fridge is full of bacon, which is why his son is yelling bacon in the middle of the night.

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Is he bored and has nothing better to do recently?

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LUL

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Note that   ^%£$+*•!% has nine characters, as does ベーコン bacon. Perhaps he leaked some cold, advertantly or not.

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