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That sleeping gypsy inside you is about to awaken; there isn’t much you can do, except watch it all unfold. With Uranus playing compatible in your solar ninth house of travel and in-laws, but square to Pluto, there may be power surges with more voltage than usual. Rarely does Leo go along for the ride—you’re ...

That sleeping gypsy inside you is about to awaken; there isn’t much you can do, except watch it all unfold. With Uranus playing compatible in your solar ninth house of travel and in-laws, but square to Pluto, there may be power surges with more voltage than usual. Rarely does Leo go along for the ride—you’re...

Oct 10, 2014 | No Comments | 913 views
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“Kudasai” is a good general word for making requests. But it’s also the simplest of the many Japanese request expressions, making it childish in some situations, and downright rude in others. By contrast, the phrase “onegai shimasu” shows a greater sense of nuance. “Negau” means to hope or wish, so the phrase might be taken ...

Oct 5, 2014 | No Comments | 922 views
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How Nikka sailed from Scotland to Japan

Oct 3, 2014 | No Comments | 1,225 views
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Local producers must choose between going abroad and going extinct

Oct 3, 2014 | No Comments | 2,090 views
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A look at the fashion of FEMM

Sep 19, 2014 | No Comments | 1,824 views
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Mannequin duo twerks hard for the money

Sep 19, 2014 | 16 Comments | 7,950 views
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From Oakland to Yokohama in 63 days

Sep 5, 2014 | No Comments | 1,825 views
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A Kanto area baseball primer

Sep 4, 2014 | No Comments | 1,720 views
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The real and imagined ghosts of Japan

Aug 21, 2014 | No Comments | 2,241 views
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Translation of a traditional Japanese ghost story

Aug 21, 2014 | No Comments | 1,010 views
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Kimono bottle covers

Aug 19, 2014 | No Comments | 1,062 views
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