If you’re in Japan, keep this mantra in mind: never do drugs in this country. Ever.
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It might be hot as hell in Australia, but for Japan it's cold and flu season. That means people in Japan are wearing sickness masks in public. Either they are sick or are trying to avoid a cold.
The default is still the white sickness mask, but recently, black ones are becoming more popular among the country’s youth.
Artist Ray Tatsumi has done an exhaustive in-depth study of Japanese maid outfits, tracing their origins from the UK and the USA.
A Japanese morning show recently did a report on how some kids are doing their homework while playing clips of YouTubers studying.
In the latest Yarisugi!!! Itazura-Kun, a serialised gag manga for kids, an image of Genghis Khan is shown with a dick doodled on his forehead, along with the word "penis" in Japanese. An international incident ensued, involving protests, an angry sumo wrestler, and an apology to the Mongolian Embassy.