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cool off

it’s been in the 80’s and 90’s all week with over 70% humidity. with no AC and no community pool around to take refuge in, i hate summers. this makes it a little more bearable:

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Looks Like I’ll Have to Solve This

Looking at the Sayumi AKB48 backlash, I can honestly say, all those people having fanboy wars, need to get over themselves. I’ve seen these things happen in the past and I know why they happen. Ultimately, fans want to be the best. They want to believe. They want to be …

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backlash

on a live broadcast on Ustream, sayumi michishige from morning musume had expressed that she was a big akb48 fan.  i heard about this before, but i never realized that this video would stir up a mess for the next couple days. what’s surprising are the hateful comments that filled …

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SHUKAN! pt 2

more ridiculous set-ups from shukan akb! i remember this episode as the one that made me realize how cute maeda atsuko is.  she should have her hair like that all the time.

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why world, why

on december 12th, the tenth film from the ‘one piece’ franchise was released in japanese theaters: ‘one piece: strong world’.  it had tons of promotions and hype, as it was the first one piece film to be written and directed by the creator himself: oda eichiro. i eagerly awaited its …

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reminiscing when you were c-ute

So to go off of David’s last post. I felt like digging up some nostalgic c-ute PVs and showcase the first song that got me into c-ute. Some might say it is to much cuteness to handle. I say to those people… you are too weak! P.S – for all …

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When C-ute was Cute…

There was a time when C-ute had insane potential. Atron has commented on it before but recently I went back and listened to their old PVs. They had a string of successful indie singles and then started of great with their commercial singles. I don’t know what happened after that. …

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AKB48 on 'Wednesday J-POP'

‘wednesday j-pop’ is a music show by NHK, who also does ‘MUSIC JAPAN’, which hosted the idol bash that aired on may 30th.  akb48 appeared on wednesday j-pop with a live mini-concert in shibuya.  River, Ponytail to shushu, Oogoe Diamond, and Iiwake Maybe were performed, followed by Aitakatta and Hikoukigumo …

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