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Kanji Cheat Sheet: Going to the Movies in Japan

*Shoves popcorn in mouth excitedly*

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Tweet of the week #81: Japanese People Are Beyond Bored Staying Home

How many spices does Japanese shichimi really have? We're bored enough to find out.

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Kanji Cheat Sheet: Filing Taxes in Japan

Make filing taxes a little less of a headache.

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Tweet of the Week #80: Cats Spooked by Thunder But Completely Ignore Earthquake Alarms

When you're trying to enjoy your staycation, but Mother Nature has no chill.

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Tweet of the Week #79: Golden Week 2020 Downgraded to Gaman Week

The gold has completely faded from Japan's week-long vacation. Guess we'll just stay home and sleep.

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Japanese Vocabulary for Talking about the Coronavirus

From how to understand the news in Japanese to words for seeing a doctor.

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Tweet of the Week #78: Japanese Turn to Zoom for Nomikais While Social Distancing

Not even the coronavirus can stop drinking parties.

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Kanji Cheat Sheet: Navigating Bicycle Parking in Japan

Park it like it’s hot.

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Tweet of the Week #77: Peanuts Only Kaki No Tane Triggers Twitter Riot

The peanuts are the only reason to eat those, really.

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10 Ways to Experience Japan From Home

Immerse yourself in everything Japanese while quarantined with movies, whisky, and Japan wanderlust photos.

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Tweet of the Week #76: April Supermoon Brings Joy Amongst Uncertainty in Japan

The same day a state of emergency was announced in Tokyo over coronavirus, a gorgeous supermoon appeared like a beam of hope in darkness.

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Kanji Cheat Sheet: Using Your Japanese Washing Machine

Is that detergent or fabric softener…? How do I use this freaking Japanese washing machine?

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This Is What It's Like to Tour Inside the Fukushima Exclusion Zone