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The Meaning and History of The Japanese Flag

I am sure many people all around can recognize the Japanese flag. It is a simplistic white flag with a red disc in the middle. This red round disc in the center representing the rising sun in the east, and because of that Japan is often called the “land of the rising sun”. Japanese flag…

Behind the Kawaii Facade of Kyary Pamyu Pamyu: Unexpected Scandals

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu (きゃりーぱみゅぱみゅ) is a notable Japanese celebrity due to her colourful, strange fashion sense and music videos. She is also known as the Asian Lady Gaga. Being so popular, it is no surprise that she cannot escape from some controversies. Vs. Kanjani8 Kyary Pamyu Pamyu was once slammed for wearing a giant ribbon…