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Forum: Older Series 2013-09-10, 20:40
Replies: 993
Views: 112,184
Posted By kj1980
Ochonan-san オチョナンさん Reference comes from...

Ochonan-san オチョナンさん

Reference comes from Nakayama Masaaki's horror manga Fu-an no Tane (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fuan_no_Tane) (serialized on Shonen Champion)

http://i.imgur.com/JgHwcrQ.jpg...
Forum: General Chat 2013-09-10, 01:28
Replies: 82
Views: 5,658
Posted By kj1980
Tokyo already hosts a lot of international...

Tokyo already hosts a lot of international sporting competitions. The 2020 Olympics is nothing new. We already did the Olympics in 1964 so we have lots of pre-built infrastructure and venues.
...
Forum: General Chat 2013-09-08, 02:51
Replies: 82
Views: 5,658
Posted By kj1980
A lot of the venues are actually taking place in...

A lot of the venues are actually taking place in Odaiba, right near Ariake Big Sight which is where Comiket takes place. That was the place the 1/1 sized Gundam was at.

Who knows? Maybe it will...
Forum: General Chat 2013-09-07, 22:37
Replies: 82
Views: 5,658
Posted By kj1980
Tokyo 2020 Olympics

So if anyone has been following the news, Tokyo has been selected as the host city for the 2020 XXXII (32nd) Summer Olympic Games.
...
Forum: To Aru... Index [LN/M] 2013-05-10, 21:17
Replies: 26,524
Views: 2,906,806
Posted By kj1980
Interesting. Do you guys have access to...

Interesting.

Do you guys have access to BookWalker app for iPhone and Android to buy the digital version of the light novels in its original Japanese form for those that can read Japanese?

I...
Forum: To Aru Kagaku no Railgun 2013-05-10, 21:11
Replies: 80
Views: 6,601
Posted By kj1980
Random Japanese terminology, these eyes in...

Random Japanese terminology, these eyes in Japanese otaku lingo are called レイプ目 (pron.: reipu me) (lit.: raped eyes).

Stems from illustrations and artwork that deal with those that are raped have...
Forum: To Aru... Index [LN/M] 2013-05-10, 20:50
Replies: 26,524
Views: 2,906,806
Posted By kj1980
Jesus H. Christ. Come back to animesuki...

Jesus H. Christ.

Come back to animesuki after a long hiatus and now I see a huge thread on all the series that are based on light novels.

What a change since 2004 when no one even heard about...
Forum: Chuunibyou 2012-11-24, 00:00
Replies: 113
Views: 20,384
Posted By kj1980
It's popularized from the movie Taxi Driver...

It's popularized from the movie Taxi Driver (1976) starring Robert De Niro. Travis (played by De Niro) uses that in one of the coolest scenes ever in that movie. You can search Youtube for "Taxi...
Forum: General Anime 2012-04-24, 23:59
Replies: 62
Views: 4,951
Posted By kj1980
Though probably unfair as I was born and raised...

Though probably unfair as I was born and raised in Japan, but I guess my first real addiction to anime as an otaku base would be watching Neon Genesis Evangelion on air.

Apart from that, I don't...
Forum: Fate/ Series 2012-04-21, 22:54
Replies: 294
Views: 44,649
Posted By kj1980
Ex post facto...

Ex post facto (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ex_post_facto_law)

Laws cannot be applied retroactively, whether it is based on good faith or not.

If you commit murder in the year 2000 and there is...
Forum: General Chat 2012-01-15, 08:50
Replies: 34,209
Views: 4,016,924
Posted By kj1980
The grass always looks greener on the other side....

The grass always looks greener on the other side.

Over here in Japan "public" transportation is more like private transportation: they are essentially run for profit.

You don't see US public...
Forum: To Aru Majutsu no Index 2011-02-18, 21:39
Replies: 261
Views: 21,292
Posted By kj1980
Keiji Fujiwara. The same guy who voices Maes...

Keiji Fujiwara. The same guy who voices Maes Hughes in FMA. And really bad ass voice in this EP.

OTOH, most Japanese says "hey, it's Hiroshi Nohara...
Forum: General Anime 2010-12-19, 12:31
Replies: 1,040
Views: 94,602
Posted By kj1980
Do you really think any of your constitutional...

Do you really think any of your constitutional rights in the US are always protected 100% of the time? One part says this, others say stuff that contradicts that, and that's the hypocrisy of the...
Forum: General Anime 2010-12-18, 05:37
Replies: 1,040
Views: 94,602
Posted By kj1980
We have all of them. Except, people who have all...

We have all of them. Except, people who have all the power and money are the nearing/already in retirement baby-boomer generation who yearn for the good ol' days. Old people own huge cash savings,...
Forum: General Anime 2010-12-17, 20:56
Replies: 1,040
Views: 94,602
Posted By kj1980
Here are Gov. Ishihara's old novels re-drawn as...

Here are Gov. Ishihara's old novels re-drawn as 4-koma manga style, done via comipo by chakuriki (http://profile.livedoor.com/chakuriki/).

So tell me, why can a story like this be considered okay...
Forum: General Anime 2010-12-15, 00:04
Replies: 1,040
Views: 94,602
Posted By kj1980
One thing that I hate about this is that it...

One thing that I hate about this is that it basically restricts one form of medium (anime and manga), yet it doesn't regulate movies and regular books. Gee now I wonder why?

Maybe because Ishihara...
Forum: Ore no Imouto 2010-11-02, 20:45
Replies: 218
Views: 19,862
Posted By kj1980
I still lurk around once in a while; still am an...

I still lurk around once in a while; still am an otaku, but real life commitments like a full-time job keeps me strapped for time... orz
Forum: Ore no Imouto 2010-11-02, 01:11
Replies: 218
Views: 19,862
Posted By kj1980
Umm, no. It only looks that way from the outside...

Umm, no. It only looks that way from the outside because they realized it was good for the stagnating Japanese economy. Same thing with how violent Hollywood movies are tolerated in the US, yet...
Forum: General Anime 2010-10-01, 22:52
Replies: 123
Views: 32,505
Posted By kj1980
Been a while since my last post, but I added...

Been a while since my last post, but I added Otoko no Ko (http://forums.animesuki.com/showpost.php?p=3275181&postcount=82) today.

However, I think there needs to be better English equivalent for...
Forum: General Anime 2010-10-01, 14:24
Replies: 85
Views: 186,562
Posted By kj1980
Otoko no Ko

Crossdressing boy

Though the normal usage "otoko no ko" is a young boy (child age), "Otoko no Ko" works because of the dual means that are allowed in kanji. Rather than explain in detail, I'll...
Forum: K-On! 2010-09-03, 02:39
Replies: 123
Views: 11,705
Posted By kj1980
HTT = obviously Hokago Tea Time 0 = often used...

HTT = obviously Hokago Tea Time
0 = often used as a numeric placement for "love" (tennis terminology)
8 = can also be read as あ (A)
2 = can also be read as ず (zu)
3 = can also be read as さ (sa
N...
Forum: K-On! 2010-09-03, 02:07
Replies: 123
Views: 11,705
Posted By kj1980
The serial number on the 1000 yen bill can be...

The serial number on the 1000 yen bill can be read as:

HTT00823N = Hokago Tea Time loves loves A-zu-sa Nakano
Forum: Umineko 2010-08-19, 01:15
Replies: 3,726
Views: 356,110
Posted By kj1980
Random Japanese note: The name Yasu is a pun...

Random Japanese note:

The name Yasu is a pun from the old Famicom game Portopia Renzoku Satsujin Jiken (Portopia Serial Murder Case)...
Forum: Angel Beats! 2010-05-31, 01:46
Replies: 56
Views: 15,589
Posted By kj1980
Heh, missing several Japanese scans, no?

Heh, missing several Japanese scans, no?
Forum: Angel Beats! 2010-05-31, 01:23
Replies: 371
Views: 29,451
Posted By kj1980
Unlike the US which has no social health care,...

Unlike the US which has no social health care, everyone in Japan has health insurance provided by the government which is paid for by taxes. As such, that health insurance card is something that...
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