Archive

    1. Signals Japan Uses to Tell You Your Day is Over Don't be the only jerk standing in the grocery store when they play "Auld Lang Syne"

      | Cal
    2. Wasabi: More than that Little Green Tube Burn, Baby, BURN!

      | Linda Lombardi
    3. Japanese Body Language And Gestures Talk without your mouth

      | Viet Hoang
    4. The New (And Dying) Japanimerican Film Industry Just When We Though They Were Coming Back

      | Nathaniel Edwards
    5. The 3 Types of Foreign Students in Japanese Schools Which Will You Choose To Be?

      | Austin
    6. Japanese Girls Are The Best A look at the fetishism of Japanese women

      | Jon Dao
    7. A Dog’s Life, Japan Japanese dog-owning culture is for the dogs (literally!)

      | Linda Lombardi
    8. The Monbukagakusho Scholarship And How To Go Study In Japan Make your dreams come true without spending all of your hard earned money

      | Austin
    9. What Miyazaki's New Film May Be Trying To Say About Japan Today Miyazaki's secret message for the Japanese government

      | Shoko
    10. Nasubi, The Naked Eggplant-Man Who Lived Off Sweepstakes We couldn't make this up if we tried

      | Nathaniel Edwards
    11. Japan, Capybaras, and Me: A Love Story Say hello to our furry, giant rodent friends

      | Linda Lombardi
    12. How To Celebrate Christmas In Japan KFC, Couples, and of course, old Cake

      | Mami Suzuki
    13. The Art of Proposing To A Japanese Girl Be still my heart! Yes, Yes, A Thousand Times, Yes!

      | Nathan
    14. Captain Tsubasa and the Rise of Japanese Soccer Move over Baseball!

      | Nathaniel Edwards
    15. Japanese College: The Spring Break of Life If you had one last chance to relax, wouldn't you take it?

      | Austin
    16. The Search For Japan's #1 Symbol Castles, temples, shrines, mountains, trains. HOW CAN YOU CHOOSE?!

      | Rochelle
    17. How I Played the Foreign Tourist on Japanese TV Smile for the camera!

      | Linda Lombardi
    18. The Secret Behind Hello Kitty's Blank Face No mouth? No problem!

      | Michael Richey
    19. Betsubara: Japanese Science Proves There's Always Room for Dessert You've got two stomachs. One is for dessert. It's science.

      | Linda Lombardi
    20. Knitting For Jizo Protect the god who protects the souls of children

      | Stephanie
    21. Why You Should Come to Japan for College Five Reasons You Should Get Off Your Butt and Head to Japan

      | Austin
    22. How To Import Japanese Video Games Get Your Game On!

      | Nathaniel Edwards
    23. The Kikokushijo Dilemma: Growing Up Abroad As A Japanese Kid Japanese, but MORE!

      | Shoko
    24. The Top Three Japanese Memes of 2013 Because we know you want them, you horrible internet scum

      | Rebecca
    25. Hiroshi Yamauchi: The Very Non-Whimsical Willy Wonka Of Nintendo Don't taste the chocolate controllers, kids.

      | Michael Richey
    26. Stupid Women Are WonderFool in Japan? Stupid is the Cutest Outfit You Can Wear

      | Mami Suzuki
    27. Asian, but Not Japanese, In Japan Oh, So You Mean You're Not Japanese?

      | Austin
    28. What Sadako Taught Me About Love A Cross-Culture Comparison of Ringu and The Ring

      | Andrew
    29. Let's Talk About Japanese Cram School Entrance exams are coming, let's do this!

      | Mami Suzuki
    30. Japanese Exercise Equipment Gets Your Face in Shape Get those cheeks, chins, and foreheads ready for a workout!

      | John
    31. The Ainu Reviving the Indigenous Spirit of Japan

      | Sarah W
    32. What It's Like To Be A Half Japanese Kid In Japanese School Being hafu isn't as glamorous as it seems on Japanese TV

      | Loco
    33. How To Celebrate A Japanese Birthday Happy Birthday to You! And You! And Me!

      | Mami Suzuki
    34. What It's Like To Date An Anime Character Because We Know That You Want to Know

      | Koichi
    35. Should Men or Women Pay for the Date in Japan? Don't forget your wallet in your other uniform!

      | Mami Suzuki
    36. Kokuhaku: Japan's "Love Confessing" Culture If you're going to say I Love You, do it right!

      | Mami Suzuki
    37. What It's Like Dating A Japanese Guy From a Non-Japanese Perspective

      | Koichi
    38. Godfather of Anime, Osamu Tezuka He'll make you an animation you can't refuse (watching)

      | John
    39. Dating A Foreigner (From a Japanese Perspective) Cultural Barriers Can't Stop Love! (Hopefully)

      | Mami Suzuki
    40. Hamigaki: The Art Of Japanese Tooth Brushing Brush Brush Brush!

      | Sarah W
    41. What It's Like Dating A Japanese Girl From a Non-Japanese Perspective

      | Koichi
    42. How To Avoid (Or Even Find) A Stigmatized Property In Japan I'm not afraid of no ghost!

      | Mami Suzuki