Wason Card Puzzle

Ho ho! Today I have a fun little philosophical puzzle for you that you can impress your friends with (after getting it right... Read more »
| Philosophy |

Japansoc Poken Contest

Oh yes old chap. I've only gone and entered myself into the devilishly hot Japansoc Poken Contest, haven't I? I was feeling a... Read more »
| Other |

Warship Island

Just spotted this haikyo news article in the Japan Times. Apparently a 35-year landing ban has been lifted on Hashima Island,... Read more »
| Other |

Launching: Gakuranman.com

Hey all. Just to let you know that my website has moved to the domain: Gakuranman.com... Read more »
| Journal |

Learn Kansai-ben

A recent interview saw me exploring some of the wonders of Kansai-ben with a native speaker. If you're like me, you might have an... Read more »
| Japan |

Fine Orient relaunch

Fine Orient is an e-commerce site primarily focused around Japanese goods, particularly women’s kimono, but also has a large... Read more »
| Other |

Work-Life Balance in Japan

I've been pondering over this issue so much recently that I feel compelled to write an introspective post. So here are the naive... Read more »
| Japan |

Japansoc Blogger Conference 2

Yesterday at 1am I was up and donning my black gakuran to attend the second J-blogger conference. Wonky Tofugu's Koichi hosted... Read more »
| Other |
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