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Amelie Marie Nishizawa

Amelie-Marie is a French writer living in Tokyo since 2013. When she isn't complaining about the price of cheese in Japan, she likes to talk about its culture and society — and always keeps it punny.

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Tweet of the Week #103: Marie Kondo Japanese YouTube Channel Sparks Joy with Fonts and Color

Why are Marie Kondo's international and Japanese channels so different?

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Tweet of the Week #102: Stay Pawsitive With Hissterically Funny Cat Tweets

Japanese Twitter users share their funny cat stories.

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Tweet of the Week #101: Social Media Is Programmed to Appeal to Seven Deadly Sins

Facebook is engineered to inflate your ego. Put down your phone, now.

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Tweet of the Week #100: Epic Japanese Kitchen Fails

The rice is NOT right. 😲

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Tweet Of The Week #99: MyProtein Bars Found With Surprise Ingredient—Bugs

Hey, bugs in a protein bar are just extra protein, right?

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Tweet of the Week #97: A Guide to Japan’s ‘Off’ Stores

Book Off, Hard Off, Mode Off, Liquor Off!?!?

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Tweet of the Week #96: Awesome Japanese Watermelon Art

Sometimes it's okay to play with your food. 🍉🍉🍉

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Tweet of the Week #95: Japanese Government Recommends Eating One Ice Cream a Day

As the saying goes, an ice cream a day keeps the doctor away. 😋🍦

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Tweet of the Week #93: Have a Break, Have a Pet

Some cute pet pics and videos to brighten your day.

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Tweet of the Week #92: Osaka Governor Recommends To Gargle Away The Coronavirus

Remember when toilet paper was sold out? Well, now it's gargle solution's turn.

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