Monthly Archives: May 2014

Japan Goggles?

Another comic from the same author as my last post.  A common theme: ‘It’s just a phase, Japan’s not that great, or cool, or even different.  Basically, I’m calling you dumb for liking Japan even though that’s the only reason … Continue reading

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People overestimating themselves is a bit of a pet peeve of mine I suppose, so I always find it grating when I hear people describe themselves as “fluent” in Japanese.  The author of this webcomic does so on her site’s … Continue reading

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