Miura takes control as BayStars beat Swallows

Baseball / Japanese Baseball May 20, 2015

Miura takes control as BayStars beat Swallows

Player-coach Daisuke Miura allowed four hits over eight innings and Yoshitomo Tsutsugo homered twice to lift the Central League-leading Yokohama BayStars to a 2-0 win over the Tokyo Yakult Swallows on Wednesday. The 41-year-old Miura improved to 2-0 in two starts this season, both against ...

Miura's sex 'Whirlpool' wows a bashful Paris

Stage Dec 18, 2013

Miura's sex 'Whirlpool' wows a bashful Paris

by Bronwyn Mahoney

Looking around before "Ai no Uzu" began, there was an almost palpable anticipation ahead of our plunge into the realm of young Japanese people's sex lives. What to talk about while waiting for the orgy to begin? The excitement was less to do with the ...

Commentary Aug 29, 2011

Budget repair and liberal defiance

by OEN, maruakgoalthai, Chihi, Tom, BtToews, Kyung Hoon Kim, JoyThielemans, Akira Tashiro, Klaus Naumann, Sharmila Silva, Rachel Kranton, Robert Dujarric, Lucian Bebchuk, Lester Tenney, Carol Mann, Dominique Moisi and George Will

The residues of liberalism's Wisconsin Woodstock — 1960s radicalism redux: operatic lamentations, theatrical demonstrations and electoral futilities — are words of plaintive defiance painted on sidewalks around the state capitol. "Solidarity forever" was perhaps painted by a graduate student forever at the University of Wisconsin. "Repubs ...