james_in_jpn comments

Posted in: U.S. rejects diplomatic asylum for Assange See in context

He's a journalist who published information he received.

Treason and espionage and hacker and all that nonsense is just fact-distorting propaganda in the end.

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Posted in: 'Modest' swimwear back in style in U.S. See in context

Something tells me this isn't just a matter of religious dummies, but the obesity of 'Merkins.

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Posted in: 10 things foreign guys do that make Japanese girls fall head over heels See in context

Sounds like a lot of work. Just order delivery health and sweet talk her into putting out the honban, then get on with your day. Cheaper and simpler.

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Posted in: Driving illegally in Japan See in context

Ugh. Why would anyone drive in Japan?

One of the two main reasons I came to Japan was so as NOT to have to drive.

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Posted in: Japan to make illegal downloading of music, videos punishable with jail terms See in context

The NHK news article says that it's a 親告罪 and that there can be no punishment if there's no party to make a complaint.

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Posted in: 11-month-old baby falls to death from apartment window See in context

A fire and this in the exact same middle-of-nowhere town of Fujiidera (not Fujidera) on the same day??

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Posted in: Microsoft users struggle with Windows redesign See in context

Uhg. I just finally made the tearful upgrade to crappy Windows 7 last week. I hope I can use it for at least 5 more years.

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Posted in: Japanese snack attack See in context

Korokke is in no way "deep-fried fish", and the run-on sentence in the paragraph describing the same is equally embarrassing.

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