2001-01-01T00:00+00:00 1 daily Taking the Calpis <p>The other day I stepped off a plane from Bangkok, which is listed...</p> <p><a href="" title="Taking the Calpis">read the full post here</a></p> 2010-07-27T14:59:00+01:00 An Honourable Pawnbroker <p>Recently my mailbag has been overflowing with plaintive mails...</p> <p><a href="" title="An Honourable Pawnbroker">read the full post here</a></p> 2009-12-28T14:05:00+01:00 Berlin 1989 or Tokyo 2009? <p> (click to enlarge) You guess....</p> <p><a href="" title="Berlin 1989 or Tokyo 2009?">read the full post here</a></p> 2009-11-11T15:06:00+01:00 Blow, not suck <p>CITIZENS OF JAPAN, AN APPEAL Dear residents of this fine archipelago,...</p> <p><a href="" title="Blow, not suck">read the full post here</a></p> 2009-10-31T01:30:00+01:00 A pricele t-shirt? <p>I'm not sure if the lettering this t-shirt, which I saw in Hereford...</p> <p><a href="" title="A pricele t-shirt?">read the full post here</a></p> 2009-10-25T11:56:00+01:00 Passing-out ceremony <p>It has been brought to my attention by the J-Blog Licensing...</p> <p><a href="" title="Passing-out ceremony">read the full post here</a></p> 2009-10-11T06:04:00+01:00 A load of bull? <p>First time I've seen this in a vending machine in Japan: I wonder...</p> <p><a href="" title="A load of bull?">read the full post here</a></p> 2009-09-27T19:01:00+01:00 Getting some sausage <p>Among the things I miss in Japan is a nice bit of sizzling sausage....</p> <p><a href="" title="Getting some sausage">read the full post here</a></p> 2009-09-10T17:41:00+01:00 Spot the Deliberate Mistake... <p>...on the cover of this map of Japan's former capital city....</p> <p><a href="" title="Spot the Deliberate Mistake...">read the full post here</a></p> 2009-09-05T13:58:00+01:00 You don't have to be mad to relieve yourself here... <p>... but if you are, don't worry: Sanity Soap is provided for...</p> <p><a href="" title="You don't have to be mad to relieve yourself here...">read the full post here</a></p> 2009-09-04T11:55:00+01:00