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I Finally Give In

It’s been almost a year since I have gotten into AKB and I have had my share of ups and downs with the group over the past 12 months. I admit at the beginning that I was a bitter man when it came to AKB. Seeing this group soar into …

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Someone Explain This To Me

I was shared this commercial by a good friend. It’s apparently pretty popular as it has over 3 million views. I’m having a bit of difficulty understanding why people like it so much. Is it the charm? The cuteness? The singing? I dunno, David

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NSK037 – Heavily Edited

Recorded March 26th, 2011. There were some technical problems with this week so we had to resort to the backup recording. On top of that, there were some audio slip ups so those had to be edited as well. Other than that, another episode of NSK this week featuring Gacharic …

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Majidesuka Ska: Half n’ Half.

Remember my post where I stated how excited I was about this single, and how great the song preview was? The 30-second preview was fantastic—it finally took a break from what fans dubbed “emo musume”, and the way the new members were showcased in the beginning was great. Sadly, the …

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SCANDAL Finally Strikes a Chord with “Haruka”

I haven’t been catching the SCANDAL fever as many others have been recently.  It’s almost frustrating how their recent ‘Nanka Buttobase’ is their biggest seller, when in my opinion this would be considered a low point in their career, musically.  Sure, their music videos look a lot nicer than they …

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NSK036 – Fresh Annoying Lemons…

Recorded March 17th, 2011. This week the NSK talks about the AKB49 Manga, The Circus Theme Covers and Maji Desu ka SKA, the appeal of newly promoted AKB members(or lack thereof), followed by a discussion about dressing like an idol fan. Opening: AKB48 – Kuroi Tenshi Closing: AKB48 – Seifuku …

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MYAO + KOREAN = 사랑해 미호!

Miyazaki Miho, what a dream girl. What better way to appeal to my heart than to speak my native language, and with great pronunciation! She loves New York, Universal Studios, horror movies, aquariums, and now speaks Korean. Clearly, the universe is setting us up for each other. Dae

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