Sandpanther (sandpanther) wrote,

Valuable Perspective On The Japanese Earthquake

This article is beautifully done and gives some much-needed perspective on the current situation in Japan, and is a welcome relief to the confusing reporting done in the English language media. Go read it. Seriously. Plus, it's got lovely statements in it like "Japanese does not have a word for excessive preparation." (It's true. They could probably make one up, but why would one want to? Being prepared is important!) So it's amusing and it's informative, and it explains why this is not the end of the world while respecting that, hey, life really sucks for some folks right now so have a little sympathy. How can you not read this?

  • Kamen Rider Gaim

    If you wrote off this year's Kamen Rider because the fruit theme or because the first several episodes were thoroughly silly, give it another try.…

  • Hisashiburi

    For reasons I go into below I decided for the first time in a long time to see what the folks who made Ultraman Moebius have been up to lately. I…

  • Hail Mary

    Let's see if my 11th hour Hail Mary manages to redeem the disaster the last nine months have been. *crosses fingers* In related news, 2014 seems to…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.