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Two Scandals with One Stone

Yonezawa Rumi’s personal twitter account was exposed, which led to her yfrog(image hosting service), holding many pictures with her and Hirajima Natsumi that implied them having relationships. Her mixi account was also revealed, talking about having had a 4 year relationship while in AKB, and openly expressing that she was …

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Idol Digest – AKBINGO! #147 (08.10.2011)

08.03.2011 – AKBINGO! #147 [Link] Sada screams, “Time Pressure Burger Battle Shop!!!”, kicking off this week’s ‘AKBINGO!’ episode. These burger-themed word games based on Taboo and Pictionary are always fun, and reveal how each member handles the pressure. The orange Boss-burger Team consists of Kasai Tomomi, Shimada Haruka, Iwasa Misaki, …

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The Newly Opened ‘Not Yet’ Store is Shiny

Not Yet’s official online store is open and ready for your money! The swag is pretty basic at the moment: shirts, towels, charms, and a clear-file; but it’s enough to get me excited, especially the t-shirts. It’s simple, sports a contemporary graphic, and they’re all printed with metallic ink that …

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INTERVIEW: Brian Ashcraft

We had the pleasure of interviewing Brian Ashcraft, a journalist and editor of the massively read gaming site Kotaku, and author of Arcade Mania and Japanese Schoolgirl Confidential. Originally from Texas, he resides in Osaka, Japan with his wife and two children. He was kind enough make some time to …

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The Man for Whom Money is No Object

It started out as a harmless bid.  It was for a picture of an AKB member I liked.  The clothes, pose, and quality of the photo was well worth the 10 dollars.  I rarely bid on any items; the “buy it now” button is what I usually limit my purchases …

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