World Oddities

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Japan boozy popsicle raises fear over kids’ safety

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Suika Bar, one of Japan’s most popular popsicles, has recently launched an “enchanted” limited-edition popsicle that boasts a unique...
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Apple releases fancy face mask for staff only

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Unbox Therapy recently released an unboxing video of Apple’s latest product: the “Apple mask” which has attracted much attention...

Japanese woman lists reasons why not murdering husband so far

TAIPEI (The China Post) — By creating a list, you're clearly outlining what needs to get done and when. That's precisely the reason why a...

Krispy Kreme Japan unveils ultimate Halloween treats

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Halloween is just around the corner – have you carved your pumpkin yet? If you prefer creamy doughnuts instead,...

Silly Cup Noodle ad featuring Naomi Osaka sparks backlash

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Naomi Osaka secured her 2nd US Open title on Sept. 12, making her one of the most promising athletes...

Reasons behind Japanese poor English pronunciation unveiled

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A Japanese teacher with many years of teaching experience recently remarked (@shirassh) that overseas students usually turn back to "Katakana...

Unattractive Japanese man reveals secret to dating beautiful women

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A 41-year-old middle-aged man recently became an Internet sensation for his below-average look but impressive skills at dating pretty...

Design lovers delighted by Japanese company ‘peanut-pods’

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A Japanese company known for releasing creative designs for everyday uses has recently taken the Internet by storm with...

Louis Vuitton to sell face shields for NT$29,791

TAIPEI (The China Post) — With face-masks becoming a part of our daily lives during the pandemic, many brands around the world have launched...

Traveling to Japan? This is how to tell if neighborhood is dangerous

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Japan is often lauded as one of the safest countries in the world, even though there are many districts...