Comedian Ken Shimura tests positive for COVID-19

National Mar 25, 2020

Comedian Ken Shimura tests positive for COVID-19

Veteran comedian Ken Shimura has tested positive for the new coronavirus that causes COVID-19, his agent said Wednesday, making him the first Japanese entertainment figure to announce their infection publicly. The 70-year-old Shimura, known for performing as popular characters including Baka Tonosama, meaning stupid lord, ...

National / Media | MEDIA MIX Sep 7, 2000

Educational TV: PTA knows best?

by Philip Brasor

The Data Watching section of the Sept. 7 issue of Dime contains the results of various unrelated surveys regarding the current state of parent-child relationships. In addition to questionnaire answers about corporal punishment and what constitutes bad behavior, there is a list compiled by ...