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Dig and Fill Holes

Japan has been suffering extreme heat wave recently. We often see news that some people get or die of heatstroke. In reality, I can’t sta...
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Jul 23, 2018 11:31
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Knowledge or Wisdom

One of my favorite novels is Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse. In the novel, there’s a scene that Siddhartha, the main character, says somethi...
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Jul 17, 2018 12:51
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Schrodinger's People

We sometimes see something like “A close up on who they really are” on TV, in which media observe famous people’s daily life. Also, there...
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Jul 9, 2018 12:01
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Two-Sided People

We sometimes hear the phrase that goes “あの人は裏表のない人だ.” This indicates people which don’t hide anything. In other words, they are not two-s...
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Jul 2, 2018 12:32
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A Golden Passport

I guess the reason why people start learning a foreign language varies from needs in business to interests in foreign culture. But as for...
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Jun 28, 2018 10:16
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An Event for Opinion Exchange

I’d like to announce a test event which artboy, a friend of mine, is currently holding. Most of the participants are English or Japanese ...
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Jun 22, 2018 11:32
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A Sophisticated Boring World

I’m a huge fan of video games, and often watch Let’s Players on Youtube or play some games by myself. I especially like sandbox games the...
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Jun 20, 2018 14:18
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The Key to Achieve

I heard an episode like this. In an interview, Warren Buffet and Bill Gates were asked what the most important thing is to achieve result...
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Jun 19, 2018 12:07
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Yes-Men

In this global internet society, we can easily receive a lot of feedback. At the same time, that means there can be various kinds of feed...
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Jun 18, 2018 12:01
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500 Million Years Button

Have you ever heard of a story called “500 million years button”? This is a fiction and seems unreasonable in some ways, but very interes...
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Jun 15, 2018 12:51
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Konamikan

There is an internet slang called “konamikan(小並感).” This is the abbreviation of “syougakusei nami no kansou”, which is something like com...
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Jun 14, 2018 14:35
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Chunks

I found an interesting idea about learning languages in a book. It says that acquiring languages is to store “chunks.” This sounds perfec...
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Jun 12, 2018 13:12
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Four Categories in the Society

I read an article like this yesterday. When the Koizumi cabinet(2001-2006) sought to initiate structural reforms, an advertising agency m...
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Jun 11, 2018 14:39
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Whom Do We Blame?

I subscribe to a local newspaper. Before I go to work, I usually check a headline article. Unfortunately, in nine cases out of ten, it’s ...
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Jun 8, 2018 12:57
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Please Don't Ganbaru

We live in a competitive world. If you don’t think so, that just means you’re very competent or you’ve never done anything new. In such a...
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Jun 5, 2018 14:54
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Strong Chuhai

I often drink before sleeping, so if some of my posts seem blunt or arrogant, I have to make a lame excuse that I was out of my head. ...
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Jun 4, 2018 11:32
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A Musing in Rainy Season

I'm kind of sleepy these days. That might be due to the rainy season which makes me relax. Anyway, it’s a great pleasure for me to ta...
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Jun 1, 2018 13:42
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Idol Culture

In Japan, musicians and singers are often called artists. I think many of them are actually artists. At the same time, idol singers are a...
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May 31, 2018 13:38
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For You Who are Always Busy

It seems that modern people really like to say they’re busy. I often see catch lines on media that go “for you who are always busy” and “...
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May 30, 2018 14:05
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Ignorance is Bliss

I had lent a friend of mine an old desktop PC, but got it back from him recently. After that, I found out that the PC endlessly crashes b...
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May 28, 2018 12:41