When a co-worker comes back from vacation with...
cantomemes: Hey, it’s omiyage season in Japan too.
Put yourself in a father’s position. Yes, [having a baby out of wedlock] is...– Pennsylvania Senate candidate Tom Smith, comparing having a baby out of wedlock to pregnancy caused by rape. (via officialssay)
The girl in the photo is Lethal Lipps, the porno star. She’s drinking a...– One of the finest explanations of an album cover you could hope to read.
August has arrived. Soon Hiroshima will commemorate the anniversary of its atomic bombing. At 8:15 in the morning on August 6, a call for silent prayer will be intoned, and the Peace Bell will be struck. It is a moment that always makes my heart heavy. My father was originally from Hiroshima, and when I was a child, I always spent the summer there. My grandparents’ house went up in flames in the...
A penguin was driving his convertible through the desert. All of a sudden, the car started spewing black smoke and bucking all over the place. Fortunately, there was a garage nearby, and near the garage was a supermarket. After waiting around in the desert heat for the mechanic to assess what was wrong, the penguin decided to cool off a bit in the supermarket. He went immediately to the frozen...
A duck walks into a bar one day at lunch time. He orders a beer and a ham sandwich. After several days of the same lunch order the bartender says “Never saw a duck eat lunch in here before.” The duck replies, “Well, get used to it. I’m working on the construction job across the street.” A few days later the circus comes to town and the ringmaster comes into the bar...
When I hear a new Mexican restaurant has opened...
cantomemes: When the food is served After I’ve finished Most definitely true of Tokyo as well.
When I learned there were no open-container laws
cantomemes: For the benefit of non-Americans: United States open-container laws Life in Japan.