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Topic of the week

Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony 2015

Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum: October 3 & 4 / 9:50-16:10
(Museum are open 9:30-16:30)
Hama-rikyu Gardens:
October 10 & 11 / 9:30-16:10
(Gardens are open 9:00-17:00)


Recycling Household Items by H. S.

Language Survival Skills by Rebecca Marck






The Rimpa School and Autumn Colors in Japanese Art


My Pet Potato by Grant Piper

One of the most common questions that a Gaijin person is asked both in their native country and in Japan...

What's in a name? by Joshua Lepage

I've more or less settled into my new job in Canada -- I'm a reservation agent for an airline that sells a lot of vacations to the Caribbean...

1> Ig Nobels: Unboiled eggs and the effects of kissing

2>33.5-million-yen diamond found in thief's large intestine

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