Monthly Archives: March 2011

Good: Toddle – Step With The Gloom

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Bad: Angry Japanese Farmers

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Katakana Illiterates

A peculiar thing sometimes happens when I enter restaurants in Japan. The staff lose the ability to read. It happened again on Sunday. I popped out with the wife for a cheap and cheerful lunch at a local steak restaurant … Continue reading

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Good: Lonely Shrines

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Akasuri (Japanese Package Holiday: Day 2)

Day two of our package tour to Seoul began with more rather dull shopping. This time we were at least not herded into particular shops, but particular areas where we could wander freely. This was better than the previous day … Continue reading

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Quakebook

After the earthquake of March 11th, a fellow on Twitter by the name of @ourmaninabiko has been working tirelessly to create a book to raise funds for the victims of that terrible event. Many kind souls have devoted their time … Continue reading

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Good: Kahimi Karie – David Hamilton

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