Fastest Hands in Japan Compete in Cup-stacking: This week saw Japan’s annual cup stacking championship, featuring several different events, and competitors as old as 83 to as young as four. I have high hopes for all the kids competing in the competition, they have a bright future of stacking things ahead of them. [via Weird Asia News]
Policeman in schoolgirl uniform arrested for flashing: When I first saw this story, I tried to get into this guy’s head and understand why he did what he did. Cross-dressing during your off time is cool, but flashing a schoolgirl dressed as a schoolgirl? Does this policeman think that’s what schoolgirls do to each other? C’mon guy. [via Japan Today]
Every Sunday we gather the week’s weird Japanese news and present it to you in our Sunday News column. It might not be the hardest hitting news out there, but we hope that it still informs and entertains you. Enjoy!