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Japanese prep baseball game takes 4 days to complete, features most ridiculous pitch counts ever

American coaches and doctors are perpetually critical of elevated pitch counts in American teens. Defenders often point to Japan, where teenagers have an even higher athletic workload, but often avoid injury. 299 more words


It's More Fun in Divilacan

Last May, I was lucky enough to have the chance to visit one of Philippines’ far-flung areas — the municipality of Divilican in the province of Isabela. 538 more words


Kyoto Station

Settled in to my house, and although I’m going to have to be moving soon (I’ll still be in Kyoto), I’m still taking time to explore the area. 399 more words


Singapur - miasto idealne?

Wjeżdżając do Singapuru miałam mieszane uczucia – wiedziałam, że to miasto, wobec którego Kuala Lumpur jawi się jedynie jako ubogi krewny. Zgodnie z obiegowymi opiniami spodziewałam się drapaczy chmur, drożyny i wszechobecnych zakazów i nakazów. 963 more words


Annyeong Korea: Last Few Days

Day 4

It was raining this day so we decided to go to Lotte World. Since we were a few minutes away from the train station, we just rode the train. 616 more words


Project 365: Day 61 - Game of throngs

31st August 2014 – Mumbai, India

Today, the idols went to the sea, 
And a bevy of people took to the street.
In a city where culture and couture hooked up,
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Let’s be honest, police are not very high on the popularity charts.  Whether it is the bribe taking commander-in-chief, the meter maid ticket happy loser or the steroid popping neanderthal whose job is to merely ensure a construction site is not encroached upon, these beloved folks could use some serious PR assistance.   222 more words