My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

This Unique Hotel In Tokyo Is A Must-See For Any Book Lover

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The world “hostel” makes many people think of small, dingy hotels in western Europe…or possibly a very violent Eli Roth movie. The truth is, hostels can be a wonderful place to stay during a trip. More often than not, they are inexpensive. Not only that, but if you look hard enough, you can find truly […]

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The Streets Of This Japanese City Were Filled With Foam After An Earthquake

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Since the Fukushima incident back in 2011, earthquakes in Japan have become a serious concern, which is why the earthquakes that rocked Fukuoka last week left residents feeling particularly rattled. At least 40 people were killed by the series of tremors, and many more were injured under the weight of collapsed buildings and fallen debris. […]

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This Island Was Used For Top Secret Chemical Weapons. I NEVER Expected What’s There Now.

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Okunoshima is a small island located in the Inland Sea of Japan that can only be accessed via a ferry from the mainland. Okunoshima played a key role during World War II as a poison gas factory for much of the chemical warfare that was carried out in China. This is evident today from the […]

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These Artists Accomplish More With One Brush Stroke Than Most People Ever Could.

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When I heard that these paintings were done with a single brush stroke, I didn’t expect much more than a boring ol’ squiggle, but what these artists were able to accomplish was so much more than that. Despite only using one stroke, they were able to incorporate patterns, depth, and other details you’d expect from […]

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This Silly Dog Clearly Thinks He’s The Cutest Ambulance Ever.

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This dog’s reaction to hearing a Japanese ambulance siren is just too adorable. As the speeding ambulance comes to an intersection and slows down, the dog, hearing the noise of the siren, joins in with the biggest howl, keeping that high note surprisingly long! (Source: Yamato Suzuki) The dog probably just thought the Twilight Bark was […]

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What Happened When They Put These Catfish Together In The Same Tank Is Insane

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Most people associate catfish with either really good fishing or really good eating. These delicious creatures never seem to have a care in the world. If you judge them by their appearance, they look like they’d rather float along lazily in the water than fight to the death over a meal. Well, apparently this laid-back […]

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Rush Hour In Tokyo Is Something You Truly Have To See To Believe

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One of the absolute worst parts about driving or taking public transportation is getting caught in rush hour. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve almost lost it after getting stuck in slow-moving traffic. However, I’m well-aware that it could get much, much worse in different places — especially Japan. Referring to Tokyo subway […]

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You’ll Never Be Satisfied With A Normal Breakfast Again When You See What He’s Making

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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and all, but there’s something about eggs and cereal that makes me never want to eat again. In fact, most people I know skip out on this quintessential meal for more reasons than one, whether it be taste-based or rooted in boredom. I happen to fall […]

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17 Of The Weirdest, Inexplicable Toys Ever Sold In Japan

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