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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…

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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…

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32 New Kit Kat Flavors in Japan

From Green Tea to Wasabi, Japan is deeply in love with the chocolate-covered wafer goodness that is the Kit Kat, offering a selection of 32 flavours nationwide. If you’re looking to magically blend your wafer-orientated Charlie and the Chocolate Factory fantasies and the most sophisticated of international shopping surrounds, then you’ve got to pay a…

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Carly Rae Jepsen Japanese Commercial

Jepsen has joined the ranks of North American celebrities who star in foreign TV ads, lending her song and herself to a new promo for shampoo company Moist Diane. Singer-songwriter of the Canadian-born. Of CM song the two categories of “I Really Like You” in the 30th Japan Gold Disc Award of the “Song of…

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You won’t believe this Japanese town built INSIDE a volcano!

For the residents of Aogashima, an island about 200 miles due south of Tokyo, 1785 was an unforgettable year. Giant plumes of gas and smoke billowed out from the mouth of the island’s volcano, shooting rocks, mud and other debris into the sky. Those who live on the island that’s home to a volcano still…