At this point, with the popularity of sushi in the west, most are familiar with the Japanese rice wine, sake. Typically served hot, sake usually resembles an ordinary white wine and often tastes quite a bit like one would imagine … More
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest made it clear on Monday how the Obama administration feels about World War II veterans who are uneasy about Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s impending visit to Pearl Harbor: get over it. During the … More
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced on Monday that he would visit Pearl Harbor, making him the first sitting Japanese leader to visit the site where his country launched a surprise attack on the U.S. 75 years ago. In a … More
Young Japanese women are beginning to step forward to describe their nightmarish experiences as virtual slaves to their country’s adult industry. They claim that they were promised careers in the spotlight, only to be forcefully exploited and coerced into performing … More
Japan is not a nation that is generally renowned for its brewing. This is not necessarily due to any particularly poor products to emerge from the island nation, but rather simply due to it not being a staple export that … More
Aimee Mejia – a 21-year-old petty officer in the US Navy assigned to Kadena base in Okinawa – was arrested this weekend after allegedly driving drunk the wrong way on the freeway, hitting two vehicles head on. Fortunately no one … More
Japanese people are known for bowing. Deer in Japan also bow. Weird yet awesome. (source: imgur.com) Be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook to stay abreast of the latest EveryJoe goodness.