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Yo-Kai Watch is Japanese Weird-Cool, Gives Me a Farting Excuse
2 years ago

Yo-Kai Watch is Japanese Weird-Cool, Gives Me a Farting Excuse

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“No, I know. It sounds weird to me too,” I assured the mother of my son’s friends. “I did just ask if your kids could come over and I could show them Japanese cartoons and take pictures of them. I get it.” 

Let’s rewind back to mid-December: my son and I were Christmas shopping, and Nintendo had a game kiosk set up in the mall. Among the games was one called Yo-Kai Watch. My son and I wouldn’t have paid too much attention to it, except that one of the game’s characters was a butt. Like, literally, a butt. A Nintendo rep asked my son if he wanted a Yo-Kai Watch mask. “THE BUTT I WANT THE BUTT,” my son yelped because he’s seven years old and he’s my son and I love him as much as anything could love anything. 

But I digress.

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AthleTitti: You Are the Jungle Gym
3 years ago

AthleTitti: You Are the Jungle Gym

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AthleTitti Success

This ROFLWTF moment is brought to you by Atsushi Shiraishi at the Tama Art University. When you’re a father, you want to be your child’s everything, and what better way to do that than by being your child’s EVERY-F***ING-THING?

That’s why the AthleTitti makes so much sense, even if you can’t say the name without giggling to yourself like a schoolboy. This rope, leather and steel vest provides your child with hand-and-footholds to rival even the finest play equipment at the park. Just know: you will get kicked in the johnson.

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Japan: Dad Protects Daughter from Blizzard, Freezes to Death
5 years ago

Japan: Dad Protects Daughter from Blizzard, Freezes to Death

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japan blizzard

We didn’t have the stones to ruin your Monday with this story, so here it is today: a father died protecting his nine year old daughter from a blizzard in Japan.

Hokkaido Island had a nasty blizzard in the last few days that saw temperatures dropping to 21° amidst 68mph winds. People were stranded in cars, and at least nine people died, including a father, Mikio Okada.

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Japan’s Single Fathers, Post Earthquake & Tsunami
6 years ago

Japan’s Single Fathers, Post Earthquake & Tsunami

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When a giant earthquake and tsunami ripped through Japan last March, many husbands and fathers lost their families. Japan is now having to tackle a family crisis – one …
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Japan (Possibly) Changing Child Custody Laws
6 years ago

Japan (Possibly) Changing Child Custody Laws

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In Japan, only one parent is awarded custody of a child when parents divorce. And custody is almost always awarded to the mother. Because of this practice, many Japanese …
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Turn That Frown Upside Down
7 years ago

Turn That Frown Upside Down

Frowning kids are such a burn on your careful parenting. All it takes is one public frown and people know that you beat them behind closed doors. Make sure …
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