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What Japan thinks

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added on 15/07/2008 by: Ken Yasumoto-Nicolson
Everything you wanted to know about Japan, and a lot you didn't want to too! Understand the real Japan behind the stereotypes through this blog's translations of surveys and opinions polls conducted in Japan.

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Cool-sounding historical events and people  Posted on 11/02/2014
This is a bit of an odd subject for a survey, a look by goo Ranking at what historical terms people think sound cool. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s Research Plus to conduct this survey, where between the 18th and 22nd of...
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Drunken toilet FAILs of the Japanese  Posted on 10/19/2014
I’ve not had a failure ranking for a while, so here’s a rather good one from goo Ranking looking at what toilet-related failures people have had while drunk. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s Research Plus to...
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Hobbies your partner cannot understand  Posted on 10/12/2014
Goo Ranking recently published a survey looking at what hobbies that one’s partner is into that people just cannot understand, for both men looking at women and women looking at men. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s...
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How over-sensitive sunfish die  Posted on 10/05/2014
Apparently, sunfish are rather sensitive animals, so are quite prone to keeling over dead. goo Ranking decided to ask people to rank over-sensitive ways that sunfish may die. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s Research Plus to...
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The most awful ways to die in Japan  Posted on 09/28/2014
Goo Research recently published a bit of a strange topic for a survey, ways the Japanese would absolutely hate to die. Demographics goo Rankings have switched permanently to a different research company, iBRIDGE’s Research Plus,...
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The cutest dog bums in Japan  Posted on 08/17/2014
Let’s skip the usual niceties and soon head to the details of this survey conducted by iBRIDGE’s Research Plus for goo Ranking, looking into, as it were, cute dogs’ rears. Ranking result Q: What dog breeds do you think...
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Erotic men bits, according to Japanese women  Posted on 08/10/2014
With the real summer upon us, goo Ranking took a look at what bits of men’s bodies on display in summer do women find erotic. If a female body version appears, I will of course report it, although I suspect the answers will be much...
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Japanese sleep patterns  Posted on 08/04/2014
The company Aisin Seiki recently conducted a survey into sleep. Demographics Between the 24th and 26th of June 2014 1,206 people aged between 18 and 69 (and implied to be in paid employment) completed an internet survey, although details...
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Wives’ disappointments after five years of marriage  Posted on 08/03/2014
I’m still trying to get back into the swing of blogging, so here comes another stopgap from goo Ranking, looking at what changes in their husbands wives were disappointed to see after five years of marriage. Demographics goo Rankings...
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