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  • Scary Sight: Giant Squid C aught of Coast of Japan (Watch)

    Jan 23, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via The Telegraph) – A giant squid measuring nearly 11 feet long is caught alive in a fishing net in western Japan. According to the Tottori prefecture fishing cooperative, the squid was caught on Monday evening off the prefecture’s coast, when fishermen were trawling for flatfish and crabs. The squid measured 11 feet long, and […]

  • Questlove Apologizes for Comments Mocking the Japanese Language

    Dec 27, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Musician Questlove has issued an apology for a series of comments made during an Instragram conversation with his manager Dawn Englehart and “Top Chef” host Padma Lakshmi that make fun of the Japanese accent by swapping “r’s”  and “l’s.” Englehart was with Questlove in Japan when the following exchange with Lakshmi took place on Instragram: […]

  • 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Japan

    Oct 25, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *An earthquake of magnitude 7.3 struck Saturday morning off Japan‘s east coast, the U.S. Geological Survey said. Japan’s emergency agencies declared a tsunami warning for the region that includes the crippled Fukushima nuclear site. Japan’s Meteorological Agency raised a 3-foot tsunami warning for a long stretch of Japan’s northeastern coast, including Fukushima. It put the […]

  • Michael Jackson Estate Sues over Japanese Merchandise

    Oct 9, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Michael Jackson’s estate is suing a man and three companies in Japan, alleging they are using the name and likeness of the late pop star on key chains, mugs and other products without permission. The lawsuit filed in Tokyo District Court last month does not seek money but demands the actions stop. It names Ryosuke […]

  • Two Students in Japan Discover Japanese Condom Ice Cream (Video)

    Feb 19, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The first thing we want you to know is that we have no intention on showing a sexually explicit video that includes ice cream, but it may be defined that way, thus the disclaimer. That being said, we saw an interesting video that has gone viral after only being posted on Sunday. According to MSN […]

  • Nicki Minaj to Perform on ‘American Idol?’

    Mar 22, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Nicki Minaj will follow up her live Grammy spectacle with another live TV appearance next Thursday, if we are to believe her tweet. “American Idol performance on 3/29!!!!!!!” the singer tweeted Wednesday afternoon. Reps for the hit show have yet to make a formal announcement. In February, Minaj performed a controversial, exorcism-themed version of her […]