Classroom Hoe-Down

Attention, English teachers in Japan! Are your young students suddenly disrupting your classes by doing something that looks like this?   [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpr6vTGfbqo&rel=1]   If so, blame this man:     His name is Kojima Yoshio and, apparently, he’s a "comedian". His shtick involves appearing in public clad only in a Speedo bathing suit. His act

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Hip/Unhip

Hip Trudging to the video rental store each evening after work to reclaim my bike inspires a sigh of relief and satisfaction each time I arrive and my bike is still there, parked where I left it some 8 hours before. Sometimes, I find trash inside the basket - dumped inside by some thoughtless jerk.

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