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Matsuo Basho on Kyoto

“In Kyoto,
hearing the cuckoo,
I long for Kyoto.“

Japanese Buddhist monk sitting on the veranda of Zuiho-in Temple with Zen Garden behind, Kyoto, Japan… 28 more words


Roman Coins Unearthed at Medieval Castle in Japan

CHR Comment: The discovery includes coins minted for Christian Roman emperors such as Constantine I. The find illustrates the dynamic commerce over long periods of time. 32 more words

Medieval Church

Nissan Developing Moving Chairs To Make Waiting In Line Even Easier

We all know what it’s like to stand in a seemingly endless line.  It could be at the DMV or Six Flags, standing in line is one of life’s necessary evils.   89 more words


Land of the Setting Sun

FOREWORD: I started writing this with the best of intentions but it very quickly divulged into a rant about how much we love food. Be prepared. 3,019 more words