Monthly Archive: September 2008

Must See TV of 2008

Now that’s a misleading post title in i ever read one. My “list” of Must see TV shows of 2008 isn’t really a list at all it’s just one show! My blogging friend and fellow otaku Sanjo-chan tagged me in a meme and while her...

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School Dissapointment

After the first 2 weeks of starting evening school I am frustrated. Luckily I followed my mind and decided to try out the school before I paid the hefty tuition fee. I have decided that they don’t deserve my money, they are unprepared, understaffed and...

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Heroes Season 3 Premiere

After a long wait the third season of Heroes premiered last night on NBC with a double episode. Season 3 of heroes picks up right where season 2 left off and sets the base for a lot of surprises this season and now I have...

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AdSpace Contest Winner – Not Just a Mama

Not Just a Mama is the winner of the 125×125 adspace contest! What turned out as a contest with just 10 blogs exploded into over 35 blogs joining in and offering an above the fold spot on their blogs and over 1200 entries!

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Tokyo’s gadget heaven – Akihabara

I enjoy browsing through the “in pictures” feature of BBC.com daily and the last feature that related to Japan that I blogged about was Robot Menagerie which speaks about Japan’s vibrant robotic industry and one of the pioneers of robotics in Japan is Professor Shigeo...

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Learning Japanese is complicated but not difficult

This is my entry for September’s Japan Blog Matsuri on the topic “The language of Japan” being hosted by Tae Kim. This post is about my experience trying learn Japanese over the past 5 or so years. My relationship with the Japanese language is a...

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Back to school and Business Aspirations

I start my 2 and a half year, part time pursuit of a paralegal associate degree tomorrow at a private school in Kingston. The original plan was to go to the University of Technology (Utech) but plans change and with me still having to work...

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Erotic Otaku and Anime Subculture

Within anime and manga there are many genres or categories and as it becomes more popular the fanbase and money generated from the industry is growing rapidly and influencing various other cultures. Surfed into somewhat well written but still flawed article entitled Anime erotic subculture...

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Aalawi – Jamaican Jerk Restaurant in Japan

The Tokyo Food File feature in the Japan Times has a great new feature on a Jamaican Restaurant own by a Japanese man in Ebisu, a section of Japan’s capital city Tokyo. Very well written and interesting article, yet another place for me to visit...

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