Monthly Archive: January 2009

My Boss My Hero – Hilarious Japanese Drama

My Boss My Hero was one of the first suggested series when I asked my readers to recommend some Japanese dramas for me to watch so I could finally take the Japanese drama plunge. After just reading the description about My Boss My Hero I...

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Dead New PC Stress

For the last few days I have been a miserable, depressed, unproductive wreck….why? A brand new PC I spend months buying parts for doesn’t work anymore after only working for a few days. Prepare yourself for a rambling post. …and to think I was taking...

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Gladys Kingston cracks me up

This video is one of my favourite videos. It might be difficult to understand but I think it’s hilarious. The Little Miss Jocelyn series was referred to me by a friend who migrated to the United Kingdom, but since watching a few episodes and clips...

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Tallest building in Tokyo – Midtown Tower

Midtown Tower is the tallest of half a dozen buildings located in the Midtown Complex in Tokyo, Japan. It was completed in 2007 and is currently the tallest building in Tokyo. It is 248.1 meters (814 ft) tall and has 59 floors (5 underground and 54 above...

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Barack Obama is my President

I am not an American citizen but Barack Obama feels like my president, yes he is of African decent and so am I, but my admiration of him goes deeper than just the colour of his skin. He is a strong, hardworking, educated and successful...

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My 5 least Favourite Heroes Season 3 Characters

We are two weeks away from the start of Heroes season 4 on February 2nd 2009. Heroes season one was just plain “Heroes”, season two was entitled “Generations” and was shortened because of a writers strike and season 3 was called “Villains”. Season 4 will...

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Japanese Author writes about Gender and Sexuality in Jamaica

A Japanese author named Sachiyo Morimoto has teamed up with Jamaican scholars, entertainers and regular citizens to write a book about gender and sexuality in Jamaica. Among the chapters in the book – which is in English and Japanese – are ”Chi Chi Man Fi...

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Learning Japanese Online with iKnow

A few weeks ago I was introduced to iKnow to by Jonas from yonasu.com. After kicking myself for not knowing about this service since it was launched I dived into exploring the service and I have loved it since. iKnow is a free website that ...

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Windows 7 Beta Testing Anyone?

Microsoft seems to now understand the mistakes it made with Windows Vista and is now attempting to right most of it’s Vista wrongs. Windows 7 is been under development for a while now and I have been following it’s progress and I must admit I...

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Japanese Calendar Exhibition and Charity Sale

Yesterday I received a call and was told about a Japanese Exhibition and Charity Sale at  the last minute by a friend from the Japanese Embassy. I was intrigued by the chance of meeting many Japanese nationals residing in Jamaica as well as I am...

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