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The Weird Japanese Game Show That Doesn’t Take Kindly to Wrong Answers

The Weird Japanese Game Show That Doesn’t Take Kindly to Wrong Answers

Japan has no shortage of weird stuff on TV, but this weird Japanese game show involving contestants being forced to sniff people’s crotches is way up there.

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The Arnold Schwarzenegger Japanese energy drink commercials are like watching a fever dream

The Arnold Schwarzenegger Japanese energy drink commercials are like watching a fever dream

Arnold Schwarzenegger has made dozens of Japanese commercials over the years, and his energy drink ads are the weirdest by far.

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Japanese pro wrestling is f**king weird

Japanese pro wrestling is f**king weird

Japanese pro wrestling star Joey Ryan was challenged to a test of strength. Rather than arm wrestling or punching, or anything sane, he sues his penis.

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Organized team snowball fights in Japan are awesome

Organized team snowball fights in Japan are awesome

A new organized sport combines paintball, dodgeball, and team dodgeball in a wild event known as Yukigassen.

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UPDATED: Watch the Entire Giant Robot Duel Right Now!

UPDATED: Watch the Entire Giant Robot Duel Right Now!

After two years of development and plenty of trash talk, the U.S. and Japan will fight with mechs in the Giant Robot Duel and you can watch it live.

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Is Japanese Pizza Delivery Racing the next big thing? No, probably not

Is Japanese Pizza Delivery Racing the next big thing? No, probably not

Japanese Pizza delivery racing is apparently a thing, and while it probably isn’t taking the country by storm, it is fun to watch.

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Japan Will Use a Flying Car to Light the 2020 Olympic Flame

Japan Will Use a Flying Car to Light the 2020 Olympic Flame

When the Summer Olympics head to Tokyo, the opening ceremony will feature a flying car to light the 2020 Olympic Flame.

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Japanese show turns a Rube Goldberg machine into a dramatic rescue

Japanese show turns a Rube Goldberg machine into a dramatic rescue

A Japanese TV show turns a Rube Goldberg machine into a rescue event, complete with a theme song and a story.

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Hollywood’s Next Golden Goose: Live-Action Anime

Hollywood’s Next Golden Goose: Live-Action Anime

Hollywood is always on the lookout for new reservoirs of source material, and it looks like it might have found a new one in live-action anime.

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The most intense game of rock paper scissors you’ll ever see

The most intense game of rock paper scissors you’ll ever see

A Japanese singing group held a rock paper scissors tournament to determine the new focus of the group, and it got intense.

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