Monthly Archives: November 2015

What do Japanese police officers carry?

Time for another question from Japan Guide: “I have always wondered if the Japanese police carry guns. … Do Japanese police carry guns?” Like most basic questions on Japanese police practices, this one can be answered by reading “Forces of … Continue reading

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Anti-social Behavior in Japan

Had a look at this video of some Western assholes skating in public areas of Japan: It’s an interesting little social study to watch the Japanese reactions.  It strikes me that most Japanese people don’t really have a concept of … Continue reading

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