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SO WHAT THE HECK IS THAT

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Nov 28, 2015
Why do we need a little bit on the side?
Dear Alice,
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Sep 26, 2015
The ups and downs of water taps
Dear Alice,
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Jul 25, 2015
Nihonshu overflow
Dear Alice,
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May 23, 2015
Change trays
Dear Alice,
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Mar 20, 2015
Police who stand with big sticks
Dear Alice,
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Jan 16, 2015
Coffee-cup placement
Dear Alice,
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Nov 21, 2014
Face masks
Dear Alice,
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Sep 19, 2014
Blood types
Dear Alice,
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Jul 18, 2014
Organ donation
Dear Alice,
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May 19, 2014
Shocking baths of Japan
Dear Alice,
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Apr 14, 2014
Tetrapod
Dear Alice,
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Mar 17, 2014
Proof-of-purchase tape
Dear Alice,
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Feb 17, 2014
Coastal shipping
Dear Alice,
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Jan 20, 2014
Expiry dates
It's hard when our children decide we're past our prime. Let's prove we've still got a little shelf life sorting out an admittedly tricky subject.
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Dec 16, 2013
Kobe beef
Dear Alice,
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Nov 18, 2013
Fender mirrors
Dear Alice,
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Oct 21, 2013
Elevation signs
Dear Alice,
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Sep 16, 2013
Oversized trash
Dear Alice,
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Jul 15, 2013
Mosquito coils
Dear Alice, I have lived in Japan for almost 30 years, and nothing says 'summer in Japan' to me like the sight and smell of those once-ubiquitous green mosquito coils.
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Jun 18, 2013
Okigusuri
Dear Alice,

Longform

The Japanese government updated its English education guidelines in 2017 to emphasize communication over grammar and memorization. Public school teachers are incredibly busy, however, which means schools haven’t been able to implement changes uniformly. Private and alternative schools are attempting to remedy this.
The language of opportunity: Bilingual education is on the rise in Japan