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NSK068 – Is the Spark Gone?

Recorded October 20th, 2011. This week on NSK Tron talks about his experience in NYC, David & Dae’s impression about Just Dance Wii for Japan, a discussion about the Korean Wave and the upward mobility of Idols. Learn how to find your soul number and which idol you match up …

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Can’t Say No To Cute Girls

If you’re a guy, you’ve been in this position before. Some cute girl asks you for favor and you have no choice but to agree. Even if you know she’s not interested in you. Even if you know she’s using you. And especially if you’re going to look like a …

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Another Smileage Member Makes Like a Tree

Just when people were accepting the absence of Ogawa Saki in Smileage, another member is taking her leave; again, with no previous indication or warning. This time, it’s Maeda Yuuka. She will be leaving on the last day of this year, December 31st, 2011. It was said that she will …

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Momoiro Clover Field Trip?

Momoiro Clover Z’s first regular TV show starts November 11th (11-11-11), and it sounds sadly underwhelming. The show is titled Momoken, the basis for the show is social studies field trip where they “try to improve momoclo member’s knowledge”. Basically the girls will be taken around to various factories and …

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Special Oshima Yuko-Cast

If you didn’t know already, Dave Chang of NSK has been broadcasting since the early hours of the morning to celebrate Oshima Yuko’s birthday(it’s also his birthday!). Showing variety shows, PVs, interviews, and more, all with a Yuko slant of course, is going on ALL DAY LONG! Of course, her …

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NSK067 – Plenty of Ketchup

Recorded October 14th, 2011. This week on NSK… Ketchup Please Tron’s Catch Up Tron Eats with his Hands Dae Still Insane? Blue Passport Movie Talk – Qwickster Impressions Okie Dokey PV & B-Sides OMG Covers Not Yet – Pera Pera Perao (Buffet) Team 4 Stage – AKB PSP – Oba …

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Thank God This Sub-member Crap is Over

Smileage has four permanent additions as real members, which means all four sub-members got in. The facade of “we’re going to make you work for your place” proved to be toothless and a joke, but now that it’s finally over I can work on learning these member’s names, since they’re …

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‘Busu ni Naranai Tetsugaku’: Bait & Switch

The only release that included all of H!P’s current members since 2004’s ‘All for One & One for All’, ‘Busu ni Naranai Tetsugaku’ showcases the full cast of the new generation. When announced, it was a pretty exciting prospect considering that H!P’s releases in the past quarter were better than …

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The Whole of SDN48 is Graduating?

It certainly wasn’t what I was expecting to see headlining when I woke up this morning. It looks like SDN48 is the first 48 group to disband, and it does so in a startlingly up-front manner. All the members of SDN will be graduating at once after their graduation concert …

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