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SoftBank CM Collection

I recently ran across some subbed versions of SoftBank’s CM series involving an oddball family. There’s your typical mother and daughter, the later of which is played by popular acress and singer Ueto Aya. But the father and brother are played by a White Dog and a Black Man. It’s …

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Get a Glimpse of the Next AKB48 Single

AKB48’s next entry coming on October 26th, ‘Kaze wa Fuiteiru'(The Wind is Blowing), surprisingly appeared in glimpses on a television program, revealing some dance shots and sections of the song. As you can imagine, this is already right up my alley. While it’s not as hard-hitting or aggressive as ‘River’ …

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And the winners are. . .

  Good afternoon NSK readers, participators, lurkers and newbs I’m proud to announce the winners of our 1st ever NSK Giveaway! Chosen by a truly random algorithm the two lucky posters are. . . wait for it. . . Mage77 and OpsMonkey! Congratulations to you two. You will receive the …

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Results of Recent Scandals Addressed

Togasaki said there would be news as to what would happen in light of the scandals involving Oba Mina and Mori Anna early this September, and the word is in. Oba Mina, accused with having a personal blog with details about drinking when underage and possibly compensated dating(enjo kousai), and …

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Idol Digest – AKBINGO! #149 (08.24.2011)

08.24.2011 – AKBINGO! #149 [Link] This week’s ‘AKBINGO!’ introduced a brand new segment, ‘Ikemen Gakuen’!  AKB members were dressed as different archetypes of preppy schoolboy “Ikemen”, which basically translates to “hot guys”.  The hosts will present questions, and the students of Ikemen Gakuen are to write down and present their …

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Saki Says Goodbye to Smileage

Here’s some unprecedented news. It was announced on Smileage’s official page that Ogawa Saki will be graduating, saying that she had requested it as far back as May of this year. Knowing this, it’s now pretty clear why the Smileage auditions took place, as a three-member unit just wouldn’t work …

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‘Flying Get’: A Whole Lot of Something

AKB singles this year have been predictable so far. As early as 2009, AKB has been laying down a format and timetable for their single releases: a spring sakura-related single, a summer single, an election single, an autumn unorthodox single, and a winter janken single. They’ve been going down the …

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