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  1. High School in Japan, Part 2

    (Thanks for the warm reception, guys; wasn't expecting it. For this I promise you pictures of the not-harem in the near future. If I can find them.)



    After English grammar, (in which those around me kept interrupting the class to try to get me to correct the teacher's admittedly broken pronunciation) and chemistry (in which class was briefly halted as my humble worksheet with my moonrune handwriting on it was passed around the class), it was now time for PE, physical education. ...

    Updated January 16th, 2013 at 05:08 PM by Reiu

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  2. Got something in the mail today.

    by , January 16th, 2013 at 04:37 PM (Raven's house of Gaming)
    And I am excited to play this:



    Ever since I played Hotel Dusk I had been waiting for the sequel to come out, but sadly, the developer Cing going bankrupt meant that this would never come to the US and my lack of knowledge in the language of the proud yamato people meant that I would never play this game.

    Good enough for me I was wrong.

    While ...
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  3. High School in Japan

    Summer of 2011. Being the year of the earthquake, instead of glorious Akihabara Tokyo exchange students were relegated to various southern locations away from the Northeast. The luckier ones ended up in Osaka. I was, sadly, not one of them.

    This being years after my weaboo phase, I felt cynical and wise in my knowledge that the real Japan was nothing like the animu Japan I had so adored in junior high. Animu high school, I was sure, was about as different from real Japanese high school ...
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  4. I was going to post stuff, I swear.

    But Whose Line is It Anyway is fucking amazing, and I regret nothing.
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  5. Wordsmithing.

    by , January 15th, 2013 at 11:51 PM (Beam's Blog of Writing and Other Things.)
    Over the past few days I've been touching up, updating, and generally rewriting my old resume. It desperately needed an update and a rewrite because of my major change, but I've been going back to it because my hope is to get an internship this summer. I have to do an extra year at school and, while my journalism program does require a six credit internship in order to graduate, I won't be able to take it until the semester of my graduation, and I'd like to have a little more experience than just ...