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Jack Richardson

Jack Richardson is a writer, photographer, poet, and kendoka based in Tokyo. He alternates between clean country air and smoky underground live houses—there is no in-between.

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Lawson, 7-Eleven and FamilyMart to drop adult magazines by August 2019

People were only reading them for the articles, anyway.

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Culture

‘I can do it in robes’ Twitter protest by Japanese monks goes viral

Juggling, skipping and drumming monks call out police and prove holy dress is no hindrance.

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Culture

Seven Bank to Introduce Facial Recognition to its ATMs

Purikura-esque filters and stickers as-yet unannounced.

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