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  1. Talent and Building Confidencehttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/general/10036-talent-and-building-confidence

    Since they're my ideas, I think they're the funniest things in the universe. I wonder if others will find this material funny? Well, I can ask friends and family, but they might be nice and tell me it's funny. Plus, friends and family make the absolute...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  2. January 2004 - My First Flu and Subsequent Trip to the Hospital / Meet the NHK Guyhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/countryside/10022-tottori-january-2004

    I can watch Japanese and USA DVDs on it. I can even land space ships with it now. Thanks Microsoft! NHK Guy Japan has this funny thing with the TV. The government-run station NHK has no commercials (kinda like USA's PBS), so to fund it, the Japanese...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: Countryside
    • Language: *
  3. October 2003 - First Impressions of Tottorihttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/countryside/10019-first-impressions-of-tottori

    out). I stare at other foreigners too thinkin', "What the hell are YOU doing here?! This is MY town!" The bar scene is kinda funny cuz everyone just kinda clears out around midnight. You gotta rush over there by around 9 or else you're gonna miss...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: Countryside
    • Language: *
  4. Episode 7 - Life at AEONhttps://japanatron.com/?view=article&id=10159:episode-7-life-at-aeon&catid=52

    I discuss the good, the bad, and the funny regarding life at AEON working as an English conversation teacher in Japan. Was that a run-on sentence?

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: Podcast
    • Language: *
  5. Q & A About the Japanese Entertainment Industryhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/show-biz/10027-q-a-a-about-the-japanese-entertainment-industry

    been major challenges with breaking in. I certainly don't fit "the pattern" often seen on mainstream Japanese media. I sing funny songs in Japanese, and sometimes they're about taboo topics. Japanese comedians rarely reference politics, but I dabble in...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: Show Biz
    • Language: *
  6. June 2004 - First Time on TV, Live Show, Koreahttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/countryside/10025-june-2004-first-time-on-tv-live-show-korea

    It kinda reminded me of Italy cuz the people seemed more emotional compared to Japanese people (esp. when driving). It was funny cuz people (esp. school kids) kept saying HELLO to me. I said hello back to them in Korean. Yeah, that's right, baby. How ya...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: Countryside
    • Language: *
  7. Tokyo Subway Signs Amuse Mehttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10323-tokyo-subway-signs-amuse-me

    I enjoy Tokyo's amusing subway signs...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  8. The 3-Kilogram Can of Kagome Pasta Sauce Storyhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10397-the-3-kilogram-can-of-kagome-pasta-sauce-story

    I've been really into pasta lately because it's cheap and easy to make. So naturally I go all-in and purchase a commercial-use 3-kg can of Kagome pasta sauce on Amazon. 2-kg into the can of pasta sauce, I can definitively say that I no longer have the...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  9. Letter to Nissan Regarding Carlos Ghosn Scandal and Hunt for New CEO - David Problemahttps://japanatron.com/?view=article&id=10396:letter-to-nissan-regarding-carlos-ghosn-scandal-and-hunt-for-new-ceo-david-problema&catid=63

    This is a video letter to Nissan (the car company) concerning the Carlos Ghosn scandal and your presumed hunt for a new CEO. Please consider me *David Problema* as a strong candidate for the open Nissan CEO position.

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: Videos
    • Language: *
  10. Lighthearted Rant about Moco’s Kitchen - David Problemahttps://japanatron.com/?view=article&id=10395:lighthearted-rant-about-moco-s-kitchen-david-problema&catid=63

    I like this morning show called "Zip!" on Nihon TV (日テレ), especially this cooking corner called "Moco's Kitchen." But I do have 3 minor issues, which I lightheartedly rant about in standard David Problema style. You can check out Moco's Kitchen here:...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: Videos
    • Language: *
  11. Shinjuku Wins Every Timehttps://japanatron.com/?view=article&id=10385:shinjuku-wins-every-time&catid=63

    Shinjuku is so mind-blowingly complicated that I get lost each and every time I go there. Despite extensive navigational preparation, GPS, Google Maps, etc., Shinjuku beats me every time. You have my heartfelt respect if you can successfully navigate...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: Videos
    • Language: *
  12. My Take on the Japanese Legend of Urashima Tarohttps://japanatron.com/?view=article&id=10383:my-take-on-the-japanese-legend-of-urashima-taro&catid=63

    My daughter's kindergarten class acted out the traditional Japanese folktale "Urashima Taro." Finding the story quite dark and disturbing, I provide my characteristic misinformed opinions and skewed judgements.

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: Videos
    • Language: *
  13. Altered Beast Rant by David Problemahttps://japanatron.com/?view=article&id=10366:altered-beast-rant-by-david-problema&catid=63

    I talk and rant about an old-school video game from my childhood called "Altered Beast."

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: Videos
    • Language: *
  14. I Told the Guy It Was Time to Go - Short Story by David Problemahttps://japanatron.com/?view=article&id=10365:i-told-the-guy-it-was-time-to-go-short-story-by-david-problema&catid=63

    This is a short comedic story entitled "I Told the Guy It Was Time to Go." I mostly made it because I'd like to try doing standup comedy someday. I also wanted to try out some new AV equipment I got recently. I know it has nothing to do with Japan, but...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: Videos
    • Language: *
  15. Small Wonderhttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/general/1002-small-wonder

    in general I found the show extremely entertaining. The family constantly tried to hide Vicki's identity, so it was always funny when someone saw her picking up a car or something. Another thing I liked was the fun-loving character Reggie. I was...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  16. How to Clear Gmail iOS App Cachehttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/it/10392-how-to-clear-gmail-ios-app-cache

    or so, then turn it back on. After turning the account OFF then back ON again, the Gmail cache was cleared. It's still funny how almost every IT problem is fixed with "OFF then ON again." The trick these days is figuring out what exactly to turn off,...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: IT
    • Language: *
  17. How to Deal with Unwanted Attention from Japanese Menhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10338-how-to-deal-with-unwanted-attention-from-japanese-men

    the Japanese unspoken rule of social ranking and politeness, we might think of a less aggressive comeback. The key is being funny and spiritual. Note: When I was just getting myself into Japanese culture, I read the infamous "Memoirs of a Geisha." It...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Japanatron
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  18. The Clinical Trialhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/general/10078-the-clinical-trial

    to the window to collect. The fact they were always young and female made this all the more embarrassing, but all the more funny to talk about. She weighed the pee on a scale, and I recorded the weight on a tally sheet and signed off. Last, she...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  19. My Bout With Stealing and Subsequent Family Dramahttps://japanatron.com/blog/other/general/10062-my-bout-with-stealing-and-subsequent-family-drama

    me to the meeting place, the more severely overweight one remarked, "Don't try to run. We're faster than you." It wasn't funny at the time, but looking back this remark is downright hysterical. Yeah right, fatty. A 300-pounder on the verge of a cardiac...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: General
    • Language: *
  20. Feb 2006 - Decadent Dinners & Gettin' on NHKhttps://japanatron.com/blog/japan/countryside/10034-feb-2006-decadent-dinners-a-gettin-on-nhk

    then chances are you're shy in English too. On the other hand, I have other classes with students that are so energetic and funny they should be on TV. They're highly-motivated and truly enjoy any and all chances to speak English. Those classes feel...

    • Type: Article
    • Author: Mondaiji
    • Category: Countryside
    • Language: *
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