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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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Kanji Cheat Sheet: Using a Japanese Rice Cooker

Rice and shine

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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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How Difficult is the JLPT N1 for Japanese People?

We tested native speakers to see if they would struggle with the infamous highest level of the Japanese proficiency test.

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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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Kanji Cheat Sheet: For Taking the Shinkansen

She took the bullet train going everywhere

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Tweet of the Week #100: Epic Japanese Kitchen Fails

The rice is NOT right. 😲

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5 Best Websites for Finding Japanese Tutors Online

Improve your Japanese at home with a private tutor.

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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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Kanji Cheat Sheet: Buying and Selling on Mercari, Rakuma, and PayPay Furima

Welcome to the world of online thrifting.

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Autumnal Equinox Day in Japan

Pull out your fall wardrobe and plan your koyo viewing, because autumn is upon us. (And did someone say four-day weekend...?)

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Into the Mind of Shintaro Kago, One of Japan’s Most Infamous Erotic Manga Artists