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Ben Stubbings

Ben Stubbings is editor of the Community and Bilingual pages of The Japan Times. Born and bred in Cambridge, educated at Leeds, he is alternately frustrated and amazed by Tokyo but loves life in Shonan.

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How did we end up here, in 'Hashimotopia,' 2022?

Issues | LIGHT GIST Aug 28, 2012

How did we end up here, in 'Hashimotopia,' 2022?

Walking home the other night, I glanced furtively over my shoulder and clocked the notorious tattoo-enforcement police heading in my direction. I ducked into a nearby konbini and cursed that bad decision inked onto my forearm in the 1990s. Ah, the '90s, when all we ...