A selection of responses to Rachel Halle's recent column, "Foreign student's account of treatment in rape case points to gaps in Japan's safety myth."
Japan Times On Sunday contributors select the responses that made them laugh loudest over the past 12 months
Good morning! That's a massive backpack. Are you going hiking?
An unscientific selection of views from around the capital suggests that Americans have more fun than Japanese at Christmas.
A selection of readers' responses to Debito Arudou's last column, "Time to burst your bubble and face reality."