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NSK031 – Idol Awards 2010 Part I

Recorded February 23rd, 2011. To wrap up last year, the 2010 Idol Awards Show Part I.  We talk about 2010’s best and worst costumes, top choreographs, terrible PVs, and more. Opening: Morning Musume – Onna ga Medatte Naze Ikenai Closing: French Kiss – Zutto Mae Kara [download]

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MOVED OUR LIVE FEED

For those who don’t know, we have stopped using our old broadcast site at justin.tv and moved to this shiny new one!  OR, you can watch by clicking on our “Live” link up there under the site banner.  Knowledge is power.

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I Love Miho and ‘Secret Base’

I just wanted to highlight a certain clip I recently came across that somehow tied Miyazaki Miho and ZONE together. A casual karaoke contest was held with AKB members at the Aki Matsuri Concert, and the “rat pack”, consisting of Minami Minegishi, Miyazaki Miho, Sashihara Rino, and Kitahara Rie, chose …

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I Love these CMs

While watching the first episode of Sakura Kara no Tegami, I came across two CMs that I found myself rewinding and watching over and over again. First is this NECO Lavie laptop CM featuring Watarirouka Hashiritai: Following that was this CM for a tea brand from Asahi: Both make me …

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“Majidesuka Ska” Gives Me Hope.

Who would have guessed? I went into the Morning Musume 9th generation auditions with barrels of skepticism. I tried to remain as clear-headed and unenthusiastic as possible because of all the things that happened(and didn’t happen) in the past 3-4 years of Morning Musume’s history that contributed to their current …

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NSK030 – Tron Ousts Another Halfy

Recorded February 21th, 2011. Happy 30th Show. Tron, Dae, and David sit down to talk about working restaurants & retail, Tron’s Continued Gambling, Banzai Venus vs Yoroshiku, C-ute Laker Girls, Saturday Night 48, and Idol Graduations. Opening: AKB48 – Kanojo ni Narimasu ka? Closing: AKB48 – Choose me, Zenjin Mitou …

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Oku Manami, Why?!

It was reported on the official AKB48 blog that Oku Manami, an original Team K member, is graduating this May. She was pretty popular at first, but it dwindled to nearly nothing in the past 2 years, most likely from her weight gain and her uncanny ability to become a …

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