Atelier Japanese title Underwear

Must See: Japanese Netflix Original “Underwear”

Underwear tells the story of Mayuko Tokito, a young woman who grew up in the countryside on Japan’s Northernmost island of Hokkaido. The other central character in the series is Emotion’s Founder and President, Mayumi Nanjo, who is clearly modeled after American Vogue Editor, Anna Wintour, in both appearance and reputed character. Roughly once an…

ordering from pizza hut robot

Pizza Hut Robot Servers

In March, Carl’s Jr CEO Andy Puzder expressed an interested in adopting more automated technology in his restaurants after learning about Eatsa, the mostly-automated San Francisco based healthy fast food joint. Pizza Hut in Japan will be the first major chain to utilize robots to actually serve customers in its pilot program later this year….

donald trump for president 2016 Japan

Donald Trump President of the World Japanese Commercial

This Japanese Donald Trump Commercial satire was created by This video shows a young woman joyfully imagines her hero, Donald Trump, becoming “World President”, and has collected a ton of comments from around the web. “No matter how cool this makes Trump, please don’t vote for him. Geez.”. “So Are we just going to…

Japan High Heel Association Tokyo Lesson

Empowering Japanese Women by Making Them Wear High Heels

Feminists, look away! Fashion police in Japan want to ’empower’ women by persuading them to wear high heels, insisting the country’s historic ‘kimono culture’ has led to many women having poor posture. The Japan High Heel Association is calling on women across the country to trade sensible shoes for a pair of stilettos, insisting that…

toyota flying car

Toyota wants to patent a crazy flying car

The Japanese car manufacturer has submitted a patent application for a shape-morphing fuselage for an aero car. It wants to create “a vehicle that can be both driven on the road in a land mode and takeoff, fly, and land as an aircraft in a flight mode,” according to the application, which Toyota filed in…