Category Archives: Culture

Second Helpings: Nostalgic Japanese foods

“Most kids may not be connoisseurs, but they’re never afraid to tell you what they like on the table.”

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Second Helpings: Nostalgic Japanese foods

“Most kids may not be connoisseurs, but they’re never afraid to tell you what they like on the table.”

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Trends in Japan 2009: celebrity drug busts

“From soldiers to pop stars, 2009 will be remembered as a year of disillusionment for many of the Japanese public regarding the “purity” of their heroes.”

Trends in Japan 2009: celebrity drug busts

“From soldiers to pop stars, 2009 will be remembered as a year of disillusionment for many of the Japanese public regarding the “purity” of their heroes.”

Up and running in Japan

“With Japan’s ‘running boom’ arguably at its peak, races around the country are filling up faster than ever…The market has been following closely. “

Up and running in Japan

“With Japan’s ‘running boom’ arguably at its peak, races around the country are filling up faster than ever…The market has been following closely. “

The Complaints Choir: Denounce to the Music

“. . . make an open invitation, and if no one wants to take part, then that’s a clear indication that this project is not needed”

The Complaints Choir: Denounce to the Music

“. . . make an open invitation, and if no one wants to take part, then that’s a clear indication that this project is not needed”

School uniforms remain a cultural conundrum

“Few items of clothing evoke such a spectrum of emotions (be careful when Googling it).”

School uniforms remain a cultural conundrum

“Few items of clothing evoke such a spectrum of emotions (be careful when Googling it).”

Manga publishers go back to the drawing board

“…manga are just in the process of adapting to the new landscape. “

Manga publishers go back to the drawing board

“…manga are just in the process of adapting to the new landscape. “

Who let the dog boom get out of control?

“…when pets are treated as fashion accessories, they can more easily be disposed of when trends change”

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Who let the dog boom get out of control?

“…when pets are treated as fashion accessories, they can more easily be disposed of when trends change”

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