Dear Girl ~Stories~ 10: Hiroko & Mama-D

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Rating: 😀 😀 😀 😀 (4 out of 5 grins)
ATTENTION!!! Important Note: All the translations below are my own (by Arria Cross). All are labelled “rough translation”, as they did not undergo any professional proofreading and/or editing and may lack literal and/or grammatical accuracy.  I did my best, however, to convey the atmosphere and context of the conversations in this radio show.

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This is the 10th episode of Kamiya Hiroshi (神谷浩史) and Ono Daisuke’s (小野大輔) radio show Dear Girl ~Stories.  This is yet another hilarious episode, which I greatly enjoyed.  Right at the beginning, OnoD cracked me up when he announced that Kamiya-san’s new nickname has been decided to be “Sexy”.  If you’ll remember from the previous episode, they accepted suggestions from their listeners for Kamiya-san’s new nickname.  One of them is “Sexy.”  Here is a rough translation of their conversation:

Ono: Sexy. . .OnoD. . .
Kamiya: It’s like you’re announcing that you’re sexy. I’m not in it at all.
Ono: Is that so? Sexy OnoD.

Next up is Futsuu Story corner where they read letters from their listeners.  Here is a rough translation of one of the letters.

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Kawaii Chopper

Rating: 😀 😀 😀 😀 😀 (5 out of 5 grins)
Tony Tony Chopper is one of my favourite characters from the awesome mega-hit anime ONE PIECE.  He is easily the cutest and the most adorable among the characters.

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Funny Yet Genius Photos of Japanese High School Students

I first discovered these fantastic photos at another wonderful Japan-themed blog called Daily Onigiri.  The post featuring these photos is titled “15 funny pictures of Japanese high school students with too much imagination” in that blog.  I couldn’t stop laughing and being amazed as I viewed the photos, and I decided that I want to share it with you, too.  So here they are:


All Photo Credits: 笑うメディア CuRAZY [Warau (Laugh) Media CuRAZY]

Ganbare! Just a little bit to the top. Don't fall.
Ganbare! Just a little bit to the top. Don’t fall.
The little brother of Agent 007: the prince of deception
The little brother of Agent 007: the prince of deception
Just being comfortable. Oyasumi nasai.
Just being comfortable. Oyasumi nasai.
Olympic-level Synchronized Locker-ing
Olympic-level Synchronized Locker-ing
Take that, b!tch*s!
Take that, b!tch*s!
Help! Erase this bakemono. I'm being eaten!
Help! Someone erase this bakemono. I’m being eaten!
I'm the King of the WORLD~!!! *yawn*
I’m the King of the WORLD~!!! *yawn*
This is how you organize desks and chairs.
This is how you organize desks and chairs.
When ONE PIECE's Roronoa Zoro becomes the Prince of Tennis. . . Santoryuu!
When ONE PIECE’s Roronoa Zoro becomes the Prince of Tennis. . . Santouryuu!
This happens when a student gets so bored that he'll prefer to hang upside-down a cabinet instead of attending class.
This happens when a student gets so bored that he’ll prefer to hang upside-down a cabinet instead of attending class.
Doraemon is always to the rescue. . .especially during tests. A+!
Doraemon is always to the rescue. . .especially during tests. A+!
When baseball players is recruited by the Hogwarts Pro Team. . .
When baseball players are recruited by the Hogwarts Pro Team. . .
Dream come true for all students! A test answering itself.
Dream come true for all students! A test answering itself.
A warning not to study too hard. . .because it'll make you lose your head. Literally.
A warning not to study too hard. . .because it’ll make you lose your head. Literally.
The Hogwarts. . .Japanese branch.
The Hogwarts. . .Japanese branch.

Aren’t all the photos amazingly funny?  These are the proof that boredom is the conception of creativity.  Many thanks to Daily Onigiri for sharing these fantastic photos.  If you haven’t visited this blog yet, I suggest you do it now!  Well, then.  I’m off to find my own creativity, especially being inspired by these Japanese high school students.  I’ll see you soon.  Ja nee!  ( ´ ▽ ` )ノ

Links:
Daily Onigiri Blog (English)
笑うメディア CuRAZY / Laugh Media Website (Japanese)


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Glass & Porcelain Art: Imaginary Organisms by 2 Female Japanese Artists

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Credit: ma2gallery.com

I came across a blog post featuring 2 female Japanese artists at Spoon & Tamago.  The artists are Sago Michiko (佐合道子) and Matsumiya Shoko (松宮昌子).

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Memories of ONE PIECE: Childhood Nostalgia

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Rating:  😀 😀 😀 😀 (4 out of 5 grins)

I said this before and I’m going to say it again. ONE PIECE is my absolute number 1 favourite anime ever!  Memories is the anime’s first ending song.  This song makes me feel so nostalgic whenever I hear it that I almost want to cry.  It makes me remember my childhood; all of the innocence, the simple happiness and excitement, and all of the cute fears.  I just adore this song, and listen to it whenever I want to feel warm and good inside.

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