Tokyo Damage Report

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  1. AnokPanda February 26th, 2010 7:11 pm

    No captions.
    What are you, posting sober in rehab?

    hehehe “fresh mans”

    You’ve written about how every corp., business, establishment, entity, and org. has a mascot, but do you know how that flows with tradition? As it seems so many Japanese things do (or pretends to).

  2. Steve February 26th, 2010 10:17 pm

    Does that school uniform place actually sell those old-school uniforms. Old-school-school uniforms?

  3. Sarah March 1st, 2010 1:36 am

    Good to know where to go if I have a sick moose in Japan.
    The one above it, of the angry head on legs, worries me.

  4. sephim March 1st, 2010 5:02 am

    They use that karaoke one in the windows of a, guess what? karaoke bar among the dozens that seem to be in Sydney.

    There have even been situations where rival karaoke bar people will go to other karaoke bars and fight… not often, but it’s happened – I wonder if they fight to bad 80’s videos and follow the moves on the screen?

    I don’t really wonder that, I thought it might be a fun joke.

    I was wrong.

  5. admin March 1st, 2010 6:03 pm

    @a7th: I don’T know if they sell ’em: their business model seems to revolve around being closed always.

  6. admin March 1st, 2010 6:12 pm

    @Anok Panda: I don’t know. My interview with Matt Alt and Hiroko Yoda – who know more than me – they talk about Japanese mascot-mania’s relationship/origin in SHinto.

  7. btahity March 9th, 2010 3:57 pm

    What does a flying fish has to do with dentistry?
    Where is the animal hospital? I am very interested in the mosaic behind it!

  8. szaszha March 10th, 2010 12:22 am

    the winking bunny with the 5 oclock shadow was especially creepy and baffling.

  9. jani March 20th, 2010 8:27 am

    @btahity: Yotsuya animal hospital is located here:
    You can see the mosaic too.

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