Latest Japanese Schoolgirl Trend: Fake Dragon Ball Attacks

Latest Japanese Schoolgirl Trend: Fake Dragon Ball Attacks

Very important update: The trend is spreading from schoolgirls to bikers!

Space Elevator!

Japanese Company To Build an Elevator From Earth to Space – I don’t even need to ride it, just knowing it exists will make me pretty happy.

Yurikamome

I just watched this three times. [via]

Soapland

Futuristic Circular Flying Object

I want one. [How it works, via]

necomimi

「necomimi」は人間の身体や能力を拡張する
まったく新しいコミュニケーションツールです。

ネコの耳の形をしたこの機械は、脳波を利用して
あなたが言葉に出すよりも早くあなたの状態を表現します。

This is probably the best thing, ever. Wired article. [via]

Today’s levitation

I don’t quite know what makes this photoblog of a floating Japanese woman (and occasionally her cat) so awesome. [via]

Mojibakeru

How awesome are these Mojibakeru – transformers between animals and the kanji of their name. [via]

kaoiro

kaoiro

\ (^ о ^) / – I so need one.

The “Potato Chip Hand” lets you eat chips, protects your fingers from getting greasy

Gomenne

gomenne

This girl, 19-year old Asuka Morimoto, apologizes for eating all the steak at a family dinner.

A page full of apologizing Japanese girls. The mind boggles. [via]

Bookmarks for October 15th through October 16th

Pillow Fanciers

Love in 2-D, von Lisa Katayama, ist ganz schön speziell – ein Artikel über Japaner, die ihre Liebe in Kissen mit Anime-Drucken gefunden habe. Die Kommentare auf Metafilter haben auch ihren ganz speziellen Unterhaltungs- und Erhellungswert.

Asian Poses

OMG: Asian Poses – via MeFi, wo die Seite in den Kommentaren komplett auseinandergenommen wird.

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