Robots

Meet Kobian, Japan’s Robot ‘Comedian’

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Kobian is stiff, his material is weak and cliched, and his pacing is terrible. OK, so maybe this is actually a pretty good imitation of your typical stand-up comedian.

PROBABLY FAKE BUT I DON'T CARE

A Woman Is Reportedly Seeking A Divorce Because Her Husband Didn’t Like ‘Frozen’

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Today in 'Fun but Possibly Fake News,' a Japanese woman left her husband after he told her that he just didn't like 'Frozen.'

science

Scientists Discovered The Perfect Way To Eat A Hamburger. It’s Bullsh*t.

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You've been eating your hamburgers all wrong. OR HAVE YOU?

Professional Wrestling

North Korea Is Recruiting Global Pro Wrestling Icons For A Huge Summer Event

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North Korea is teaming up with former pro wrestler Kanji Inoki to bring a huge wrestling event to Pyongyang in August.

#ARCHER

Pharrell And His Hat Treck To Japan For A Remix With A Humanoid Pop Star Persona

Pharrell remixed a song for a virtual popstar and it's strange and interesting.

WMMA

We Need to Talk About Rin Nakai, You Guys

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We need to talk about Rin Nakai, you guys, the Queen of Pancrase who mostly wears cat costumes and puts food and bugs all over herself.

Size Matters

Japanese Fans Have Spoken And They Think The New Godzilla Is Too Fat

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The fans in Japan have seen the new version of Godzilla and they don't hold back on the judgment.

#music videos

Avril Lavigne’s Response To Accusations Of Racism Over ‘Hello Kitty’ Is So Punk Rock

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A lot of people think that Avril Lavigne's new music video for 'Hello Kitty' is racist, and her response was everything you'd expect.

SKATEBOARDING ANIMALS

Meet Purin, The Skateboarding Japanese Beagle Who Is Taking The Television World By Storm

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This is the greatest thing I've ever seen. There are so many music videos.

URAWA RED DIAMONDS

The Urawa Red Diamonds Punished Racist Fans By Locking Them Out Of A Game

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The Urawa Red Diamonds played in front of an empty home stadium on Sunday, as the team locked its fans out as punishment for racist behavior.

SOCCER

Japanese Soccer Meets Human Bowling In The Best Goal Celebration Of The Week

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A Japanese midfielder celebrated his goal by organizing his teammates in a ridiculous (and ridiculously great) bowling celebration.

JAPAN

This Japanese Gum Commercial Features A Giant Godzilla-Sized Cat Because, Japan!

Only in Japan does biting into a stick of gum make a gigantic cat appear to help you through your day.

#COSPLAY

Please Enjoy These Confused Little Dogs Dressed As Sailor Moon Characters

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Mayama_ya lives in Japan and makes tiny Sailor Moon outfits for equally tiny chihuahuas. Oh, Japan, never change your kawaii ways.

METAL MUSIC

Japanese Teen Girl Pop Mixed With Death Metal Is Your New Favorite Genre

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Babymetal will be your graduation song, wedding song, AND funeral song.

tokusatsu

A Brief History Of 'Godzilla'

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Godzilla is set to stomp cinemas this summer... but it's been a long and fruitful sixty years. A look back.

#PRO WRESTLING

We’ve Witnessed The Greatest Pro Wrestling Entrance Ever. It Involves Giant Swords And A Velociraptor.

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Want to see the most amazing pro wrestling entrance you've ever seen? Watch Kazuchika Okada enter the arena with a giant Final Fantasy sword and a raptor.

toys

Put That Away, Megazord! The New ‘Power Rangers’ Toys Are Very Happy To See You.

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The official set of new toys for the Power Rangers is here, and boy is Megazord happy to see you.


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