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JUMP VS YOUNG? VOTE NOW!

It was established that there would be a competition between two newly created subgroups akin to last year’s Team PB and Team YJ. This time it’s Team YJ and Team YM, and unlike last year, the competition looks tough. Team YJ consists of Minegishi Minami, Kitahara Rie, Yokoyama Yui, Ota …

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NSK038 – Really Really Uneventful

Recorded April 1st, 2011. This week….Atr0n loves Itano, buying multiple copies of CDs, Dream Musume, release dates, general elections, positive music and Aki-P, the AKB establishment, AM2 & AX, and Japan stories. Opening: AKB48 – 10-nen Sakura Closing: Morning Musume – Sexy Boy ~Soyokaze ni Yorisotte~ AKB48 – Tsundere SCANDAL …

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DiVA Covers Revealed

First surprise: there are SIX different versions. Limited version A, B, C and Regular version A, B, and C. Now unlike the debut release of ‘Not Yet’, these covers actually look cohesive and related to each other, and the theme seems to be, “We’re hot, lesbian vampires”. Not that I’m …

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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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