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Category: General

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Mixi for Gaijin

Posted: August 27th, 2007 | Posted in: General

If anyone out there has been curious about the Japanese Mixi (ミクシィ) SNS service, but not been able to figure out how to get onboard, I have some good news. My good buddy Leon has a site that tells you in plain English how to get through the …
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Reminiscence

Posted: August 24th, 2007 | Posted in: General

Tickets, bags, leaflets, JR Railpass and other assorted things I found in my bag after returning from Japan. One of the cool things about returning from a holiday is finding all the bits and pieces that you took back with you… not the souvenirs or grand purchases… but …
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Holidays in Japan

Posted: April 26th, 2007 | Posted in: General

Just in case anyone has thought that I’ve vanished I thought I’d make a quick post just to say that I’m on holiday in Nagoya, Japan. It’s AWESOME Here are a couple of pictures from Ueno Park in Tokyo: This is me standing in front of the statue …
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ISAN: Gunnera

Posted: March 26th, 2007 | Posted in: General

ISAN are for me a really cool sound at the moment. Check this out:

Why parents drink

Posted: January 14th, 2007 | Posted in: General

A boss wondered why one of his most valued employees had not phoned in sick one day. Having an urgent problem with one of the main computers, he dialed the employee’s home phone number and was greeted with a child’s whisper. “Hello.” “Is your daddy home?” he asked. …
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