TV head resigns over scandal because of falsified data on variety show.
The Daily Yomiuri
Veteran porn manga author says brains better than boobs.
Ministry of Education approves new text books, plays down Rape of Nanking—again.
Japanese cell phones read bar codes: real estate billboards for prices, McDonald’s wrappers for nutrition information, insurance quotes from magazines--and can even be used to buy plane tickets.
New York Times
April Fool's Day Department?
Beloved statue of Hachiko stolen? [Note: this has not been confirmed by any news source, in either Japanese or English, other than the Japan Times.]
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Sunday, April 01, 2007