Archive

    1. japan

      How Hunks, Rap, and Booze Might Save Buddhism in Japan Our Beautiful, Beautiful Monks

      | Hashi
    2. japan

      The Great Otaku Pilgrimage Going to otaku places in Japan and around the world

      | Hashi
    3. japan

      Japan's Romance with the Fax Machine *Insert Screetching Fax Machine Noises Here.*

      | Hashi
    4. japanese

      Kokuji: "Made In Japan," Kanji Edition Not all Kanji came from China

      | Koichi
    5. japan

      Japan’s Most Famous Cannibal The crime of Issei Sagawa

      | Hashi
    6. japan

      Hitting the Wall in Japan It’s All About Nurikabe

      | Fiona
    7. japan

      The Eyes Have It: The Sanpaku Eye Superstition A Japanese superstition that tells you your fate via your eye shape

      | Hashi
    8. japanese

      Spotting The Hidden Meanings Hiding Within Animal Kanji Is that a pigeon I see in your kanji?

      | Koichi
    9. japanese

      How to Kick Start Your Japanese Fluency With Pictures Visual learners listen up!

      | John
    10. japan

      Tsutomu Yamaguchi The Guy Who Got Hit By An Atomic Bomb. Twice.

      | Koichi
    11. japan

      10 Japanese Movie Title Translations That Make No Sense In what world does Napoleon Dynamite become Bus Man? This one.

      | Hashi
    12. japan

      Japan's OTHER Languages It's not just Japanese, ya know!

      | Hashi
    13. japan

      Tokugawa-Style Isolationism On The Japanese Internet Revere the ISP, expel the barbarians!

      | Koichi
    14. japan

      Tea Ceremony: What Not to Do Learn how to act with examples of how not to act

      | John
    15. japan

      Radio Calisthenics (aka Rajio Taisō) Keeping Fit the Japanese Way

      | Fiona
    16. japan

      The Suicide Forest, Aokigahara Japan's Haunted Forest of Death

      | John
    17. japanese

      The Mysterious Origins of the Japanese Language How the language came to be (probably)

      | Hashi
    18. japan

      Why is Northern Japan Full of Communists? Hint: Mix country folk with alcohol

      | Hashi
    19. japan

      A Tale Of Two Yahoo!s You think you know Yahoo? Wrong!

      | Koichi
    20. japan

      25 Ways to Save Money While Traveling in Japan Japan isn't as expensive as people say...if you know what to do.

      | Ashley T
    21. japan

      Japan's Most Dangerous Game: Rock, Paper, Scissors 最初はグー、じゃんけんぽん!

      | Hashi
    22. japan

      "To Battle, To Battle!" The Epic Samurai-esque Croatian Aria Sung By Choirs In Japan

      | Koichi
    23. japanese

      How to Learn Japanese Without Really Doing Anything Nothing is never nothing, though

      | John
    24. japan

      Did Rice Change How Japanese People Think? Social sciences and the power of rice

      | Hashi
    25. japanese

      How Romaji Can Ruin Your Day Maybe you should just learn actual Japanese?

      | Hashi
    26. japan

      What Was It Like Traveling To Japan 100 Years Ago? A Handbook for Travelers in Japan (1899)

      | Hashi
    27. japanese

      Yojijukugo: The Four Kanji That Make One Idiom With 一所懸命 you will learn them all

      | Koichi
    28. japan

      Mr. Right Could be Waiting Just Around the Corner. Every Corner. Male Hosts are here for you

      | John
    29. japanese

      What's The Name of Your Country in Japanese? Trick question! There's probably more than one.

      | Hashi
    30. japan

      Why Do Japanese People Wear Surgical Masks? It's not just to keep from getting sick

      | John
    31. japanese

      Mixing It Up With Japanese Wordplay Becoming smarter and more fluent the fun way!

      | Hashi
    32. japan

      Why Japanese People Can't Walk and Talk at the Same Time If you're lips are moving, don't move your feet!

      | John
    33. japan

      Japanese Universites Get An "F" Great colleges if you don't like working very hard

      | Hashi
    34. japan

      Sento: What Not to Do Learn from a bathing goofus

      | John
    35. japanese

      The Kanji That Look Like Their Meanings Hey, that makes this much easier!

      | Koichi
    36. japan

      Japanese Table Manners: What Not to Do Learn from a Japanese meal-eating goofus

      | John
    37. japan

      The Dangers Of Talking About Weird Japan The perpetual stereotype that frames us as "normal"

      | Hashi
    38. japan

      Kendo Striving For Perfection When Perfection Is Impossible

      | Koichi
    39. japan

      Japanese Home Visit: What Not to Do Learn from a Japanese home-visiting goofus

      | John
    40. japan

      Why Is Japanese Web Design So Different? Like an internet time machine

      | Koichi
    41. japan

      Japanese Train Etiquette: What Not to Do Learn from a train-riding goofus

      | John
    42. japan

      Japanese Chicano Rappers Music and bouncy cars

      | Hashi