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Why Foreigners Love Japan

Monday, October 13th, 2008

I think this photo sums up this post's subject matter quite well. Okay, so not all foreigners love Japan. I was just being dramatic with the headline. Still, there is a lot of evidence supporting the fact that there are a ton of Japanophiles out there in Internet-land. Check out the following hit stats from [...]

Vertical Parking – The Car Jukebox

Thursday, September 14th, 2006

In the US, parking lots are barren seas of black pavement and white lines. Thoughts of Costco and the Disney theme parks come to mind. In Japan, there’s no space for that, so vertical parking towers are used. Basically, you drive into a building housing a ferris-wheel-like apparatus that carries cars. Drive onto an open [...]