Interview with Sarah Feinerman from Design Festa

International Art Event Design Festa is an explosion of creativity that happens twice a year at Japan's largest convention center, Tokyo Big Sight. It's the largest art event of its kind in Asia, so big that it recently … [Read more...]

Learning Japanese From Songs (And What This Method Has Taught Me About the Language)

You can't learn a language just by studying vocabulary and grammar. There has to be something you give a damn about understanding in the long run. If you're studying Japanese, maybe that's watching anime or reading manga … [Read more...]

Mr. Heavy Metal: An Interview with Marty Friedman

Imagination time: You're one of the world's greatest guitar players and a pioneer of the metal genre. You've had an illustrious career in the U.S. and it shows no signs of stopping. You're at the top of the world! Where do … [Read more...]

What Do Japanese Telephones Have to Do With Disco? [Saturday Timewaster]

Well, The Telephones are a band, and many of their song titles have something to do with disco, so there's the answer to your question. But don't leave yet! There's so much more entertainment ahead, I promise! Formed in … [Read more...]

Air Sex (repost)

One of the most interesting sexy pedophilic doggy sexxy lovey horrifying phenomenons I've ever seen: Air Sex. Air Sex (エアセクス) is a combination between air guitar and awkward sex, resulting in a fiery show of love, … [Read more...]