There are four blood types, A, B, O, and AB. If you don’t know what your blood type is, you’re probably not Japanese. Blood types are really popular here and people believe (at least some people) that your blood type determines your personality and who you are compatible with. ARead More →

I guess everyone knows fireworks were invented in China and are said to have been meant to ward off evil spirits. They apparently came to Japan sometime in the 1700’s and have been a big hit ever since. 1733 is the year given for the first fireworks show in JapanRead More →