| May 4, 2014

Rifōmu-suru rashii-no-yo. It seems they are having their house remodeled

Rifōmu-suru rashii-no-yo. It seems they are having their house remodeled. Situation 1: Mr. Okubo returns from taking out the garbage 夫; 近所の山本さん、最近、ゴミの日に家具とかいろいろ捨てているね。 妻: リフォームするらしいのよ。このごろ、大工さんがよく出入りしているの。 Otto: Kinjo-no Yamamoto-san, saikin, gomi-no hi-ni kagu-toka iroiro sutete-iru-ne. Tsuma: Rifōmu-suru rashii-no-yo. Konogoro, daiku-san-ga yoku dehairi-shite-iru-no. Husband: Recently, our neighbor ...

| Apr 27, 2014

Japan whaling future in doubt

The future of whaling in Japan was thrown into doubt after the International Court of Justice ruled March 31 that the nation's annual hunt in the A ntarctic was not really for scientific purposes, as Tokyo had claimed, and ordered it halted.

Apr 26, 2014

Kari gāru

Kari gāru, or hunting girls, are — quite literally — following in the footsteps of the modish mori gāru ("forest girls," who are interested in carefree, outdoor lifestyles) and yama gāru ("mountain girls," who enjoy fashionable hikes).