Seven sumo wrestlers, one car. The similarities are almost too numerous to list them all!
If all trees “bled” like this, it would probably be harder to cut them down.
Clever cues from 2-D fashion help turn heads in the 3-D world.
Reported as stolen at one point, Satoshi Shimizu’s 2012 bronze Olympic medal has been recovered. The boxer found it while unpacking after moving!
It’s gotta be worth it, right?
In an era of executions and forced suicides, this is one presentation you wouldn’t want to doze off in.
Want to eat like a big kid, only with more grace and style? This restaurant in Kyoto offers a “Kids’ Special – for Adults”! Naturally we had to go and scoff—er, try—it for ourselves…
Studio Ghibli fan and Part-time artist Hannah Alexander created this dazzling Art Nouveau version of Princess Mononoke from Hayao Miyazaki’s classic animated film.
We thought Sanji was like Prince, Usher or Madonna. Turns out we were wrong.
They don’t call Saya Kataoka the Underboob Angel for nothing.
Nearly the whole country has been hit by snow, and everything is falling into chaos!
For some odd reason I suddenly feel like buying a Toyota….
The campaign to elect Taiwan’s new president saw her appearing as a cute character in a number of anime videos. Along with her cats.
So brilliant it doesn’t even seem fair.
These birds were made for both eating and tweeting!
The ultimate ramen-eating utensil from Aichi Prefecture has found a home in the one of the world’s premier modern art museum gift shops.
As shocking as it may sound to a Westerner’s ears, some Japanese kids continue bathing with their parents up until high school. It turns out, though, that doing so may have a positive impact on their grades.
It’s amazing how one gooey brown liquid can be so mouth-watering, and another not at all.
Suit tossed out of Tokyo district court in rare win for idols’ romantic freedom.
There was a time when sumo wrestlers and kimono-clad ladies made shipping companies look beautiful.