This image was being Dugg up today:
It’s fun to shop in Japan. From a deodorant package:
Photo courtesy of Mark Ortiz.
UPDATE – A diligent reader pointed out the corresponding TV commercial:
This photo made the rounds on the net a couple of years back – check out the kids ‘entering’ Pikachu’s nether region! Is this confirmation that Pikachu is indeed female?
Here is a pic from another angle (not as famous as the one above):
These screen-caps were sent in from someone who received a bootlegged DVD of Pirates of the Caribbean from Taiwan:
Screencaps courtesy of Karen H.
New cookies from Korea – I thought it was a bit too creepy for the front page…
Get that mother’s finger out of my school zone!
Photo courtesy of Dan Erickson. The Korean says “Mother’s Finger” as well.
I have seen a lot of the old 3-D (stereoview) photos of Japan taken by T. Enami (1859-1929) before on Flickr, but Pink Tentacle just posted a bunch of them that were made into animated GIF’s – really bringing the images to life! The following are a sampling from the collection amassed and posted on Flickr by Okinawa Soba (who has an incredible collection).
You can follow the links under each animated GIF for background information.
Found by way of Pink Tentacle (click on link to see more photos).
Over the years I have received a number of peculiar submissions about website lording…
Shiseido’s Elixir product page from 2004:
BoA is a J-Pop group from the Avex label:
Unfortunately these have all been corrected since, so it is good to archive here. Please let me know if you find any other ‘Lording’ sites.
Screenshots courtesy of ‘Rogue’, Cristina Yamamoto and Yuna Kim.