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Popular TV Shows for New Years Eve

Kōhaku Uta Gassen on NHK network Before the New Year count down starts, many Japanese watch a famous, long-lived show, NHK’s Kōhaku Uta Gassen (Red and White Singing Contenst). Kōhaku Uta Gassen is an...

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AD Trucks

When you are downtown in major Japanese cities, you may see these large Ad Trucks. Ad Trucks use the large sides of their containers to carry advertisements. Some of them are equipped with LED...

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Popular TV show : THE MANZAI 2014

Manzai is stand-up comedy which usually involves two comedians on the stage. One stand up comedian is called Boke(funny man). Boke comes from the word “Bokeru” (which means “weak-headed with age”, “can’t think properly”,...

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Sumo has regained popularity!

Sumo is a sport where two Rikishi (wrestlers) try to force their opponent wrestler out of a circular ring (dohyō) or to touch the ground with a part of their body other than the...

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Kanna Hashimoto is booming as an idol!

Kanna Hashimoto was born Feb 3rd 1999, in the Fukuoka Prefecture. Kanna belongs to the local Fukuoka pop idol group, “Rev from DVL”. (wiki)Her fast rise in popularity was triggered by a photo that...