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Slo-mo

I remember watching this video a while back and being fascinated by it. It really isn’t anything to special, just a bunch of Japanese people running towards a camera while looking as ridiculous as they can get while the whole is in recorded in slow motion. I don’t know why I am so fascinated by the video. …

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iron chef: idols PART II

red team and white team are at it again, only this time they put their efforts into creating a hamburger.  note that this isn’t the traditional american hamburger served with lettuce, tomatoes and buns.  the more popular ‘hamburger’ in the east is more like meatloaf, and served as a side-dish …

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introducing new team b

(above: team B performing ‘team B oshi’, from their new setlist) since it’s been a while since the team shuffles took place back in 2009, i thought i got used to it; but apparently not.  the new team B has debuted on may 21st with their new stage set-list, B5.  …

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iron chef: idols

food made by idols must be delicious right?  think again.  this was a segment of AKBingo they used to do a while ago. in this segment girls split into 2 teams: red and white, and take turns to create a traditional omu-rice(stir-fried rice covered with an egg omlette) to the …

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messed up

but supremely entertaining. premise: what will takahashi minami say when oshima yuko frames her for wrecking a valuable guitar? the members watching through hidden cameras guess what takahashi will say beforehand, and the group who guesses correctly wins.  messed up.

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the knight returns

just when i thought it was over, she returns.  looks like it will be a series of segments where they ask her to do tasks with a suit of armor.  first it was getting groceries; now it’s ordering food at a restaurant.  they could shoot a whole episode of her …

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