Konichiwaarrrrrrr. Ahoy ye Mateys’! Captain Viet is here to bring you on a journey to the Seven Seas of pirate culture, Arr! Before you meet Davy Jones’ Locker, come gather at the deck with grog in hand and be prepare to listen to my tales of legendary Japanese pirates! Before I share the tales of […]
To fling poo, or not to fling poo. That is the question. In previous “Obvious” posts, we’ve gone over both the idea of achieving and noticing more epiphanies (because all people need to have X number of epiphanies to level up your Japanese) as well as striving for confusion (because people who are confused are […]
These guys definitely aren’t vegan. Have you ever envied the physique of a sumo wrestler? Who hasn’t? Sumo wrestlers can not only intimidate with their girth alone, but are also revered as celebrities in Japan because of their weight. (Or rather, how they use their weight.) And like celebrities everywhere, there’s fascination with every aspect […]
People say that nothing in life is free, that everything has a price. But you know what? Those people are wrong. Every once in a while, life gives you a break and presents you with an awesome opportunity. How does a free trip to Japan sound?
Back in our Tips From John-sensei post, I mentioned that it’s very important to have fun while learning Japanese. Well, video games are fun – and the DS is a great resource for the Japanese learner. American DS systems are region free, so all Japanese games will work on American DS systems. There are also […]