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Western dogs vs. Japanese dogs: National stereotypes galore!

Posted July 22nd, 2009 at 4:23 AM by Hiroshi Sotomura (Sotomura Blog)
Updated February 5th, 2010 at 5:41 AM by Hiroshi Sotomura

From Japan Probe":
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On last week’s episode of “Shimura Zoo,” a test was carried out to determine the ways different dog breeds react to disappearing food.

Comedians Taka and Toshi introduced the familiar stereotype of Western people displaying their emotions more than Japanese people and having “big” reactions to everything, and wondered if the same thing was true about dogs from those countries. To find out, they got a few dogs and checked their reacted to having
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Japanese news show uses toys to reenact crime

Posted July 21st, 2009 at 8:50 PM by Hiroshi Sotomura (Sotomura Blog)
Updated February 5th, 2010 at 5:41 AM by Hiroshi Sotomura



http://www.japanprobe.com/?p=11561
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Anime

Posted July 9th, 2009 at 9:43 PM by Hiroshi Sotomura (Sotomura Blog)
Updated February 5th, 2010 at 5:48 AM by Hiroshi Sotomura

I watch(ed) loads of anime and have some interest in them (and for some, none at all).

What I'm watching:
Natsu no Arashi!
Zan Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei
Pocket Monsters Diamond & Pearl
Bakemonogatari
Fullmetal Alchemist

Stuff I've watched a lot but barely watch anymore:
BLEACH
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What's the worst that could happen?

Posted July 8th, 2009 at 5:07 AM by Hiroshi Sotomura (Sotomura Blog)
Updated February 5th, 2010 at 5:47 AM by Hiroshi Sotomura

THIS IS FULL OF WIN.
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Bored by anticipation

Posted July 1st, 2009 at 12:48 AM by Hiroshi Sotomura (Sotomura Blog)
Updated February 5th, 2010 at 5:54 AM by Hiroshi Sotomura

When you hope for something, do you start feeling bored in anticipation of it? I want new Pokémon games and I want them now, and just waiting for them makes me bored by the day, because no site can deliver anything remotely interesting to me within the minute I get bored. Let's call this a sickness… :(

Yes, that makes HeartGold/SoulSilver an antidote to this. Oh, and Wii Sports Resort too (which should be in the mail within this week or next).
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