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by Keizou
Jan 3rd, '09, 16:47
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: DRAGONBALL EVOLUTION (based on the Dragonball serie)
Replies: 56
Views: 14041

this movie is gonna be a huge failure....i think if they try to copy the anime too much then all the characters will just look like cosplay...they should've made their costumes a bit more modern
by Keizou
Dec 31st, '08, 12:01
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 836
Views: 206357

I have many of them in mind but my favourite is http://www.easyjapanese.org/kanaquiz.html

it's definitely the most user-friendly out of all of them
by Keizou
Dec 30th, '08, 02:30
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 836
Views: 206357

I could probably find around 6 website where you can learn Japanese...there's several web2.0 language sites popping up recently where you can learn languages
by Keizou
Dec 24th, '08, 16:45
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: looking for where to watch/download japanese news
Replies: 3
Views: 1190

I think NHK has an english site with news....I usually read blogs to get my jp news
by Keizou
Dec 24th, '08, 16:41
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: looking for a site...pls help
Replies: 5
Views: 2173

you can also try crunchyroll.com but I'd rather use mysoju....crunchyroll is evil :glare:
by Keizou
Dec 18th, '08, 21:44
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Joost to get Japanese TV subtitled!
Replies: 4
Views: 3276

sweet~...i've used joost for a while but I never knew about this....
by Keizou
Dec 17th, '08, 16:10
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: looking for a site...pls help
Replies: 5
Views: 2173

I'm pretty sure that the site your looking for is MySoju.com

it aggregates pretty much every j-drama video on every video sharing site
by Keizou
Jul 15th, '08, 00:33
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Aragaki Yui - Make My Day [project complete]
Replies: 5
Views: 2876

There's the Romaji version: High Hatenaku hirogaru ao he Fly Te wo nobaseba todoku yo Sky It's my day,a fine day Habataku kagi wa koko ni Ah komorebi ni tsutsumareta Machiwabiteita gogo Ah hitomi tojireba naze ka Fuwari ukabu youna Ah kaze ni nabiku kami kara Orenji no kaori Ah Ah Ah Yokan ni mitas...
by Keizou
Jul 8th, '08, 23:17
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Your links in english on japan entertainement and/or news
Replies: 5
Views: 2366

http://www.asianbite.com/

I don't really visit this one too much, but it seems to be a somewhat popular asian entertainment blog
by Keizou
Jul 8th, '08, 00:10
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: YOUR REAL NAMES
Replies: 309
Views: 42924

Le Louch Lamperouge
by Keizou
Jul 8th, '08, 00:02
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Would you go to a drama convention?
Replies: 27
Views: 8208

that would be cool even though drama haven't reached the mass popularity like anime....

however, I wouldn't want any cosplaying....that would just be weird.... :blink
by Keizou
Jul 7th, '08, 23:58
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Tokusatsu DRAMA or NOT
Replies: 4
Views: 2643

yeah I agree, many drama sites label them as "drama" but they're more like Power Ranges...I think Sh15uya would be a "drama" that is actually a Tokusatsu
by Keizou
Jul 7th, '08, 23:56
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Koizora
Replies: 95
Views: 62731

I just finished the movie. Wasn't as good as I thought, too many cliches we've seem before....hopefully, I can get a review up on my blog in the coming days
by Keizou
Jul 6th, '08, 18:29
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Which Series Would You Like To See Finished/Subtitled?
Replies: 1164
Views: 182826

LIFE and Mop Girl are two dramas that I want completed I know both of these series are currently being subbed, but there being subbed at an extremely slow pace...it takes about a min. of 3 months just for 1 ep!!!! but this is only because of the small number of people working on them....i think only...
by Keizou
Jul 6th, '08, 15:37
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: New Tohoshinki Video
Replies: 15
Views: 5607

same here, I thought it was a pretty good pv+song
by Keizou
Jul 1st, '08, 14:21
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: ideas for japanese end of term project?
Replies: 2
Views: 858

can it be on ANY topic?
by Keizou
Jun 26th, '08, 22:26
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: The Last Place I would find any J-Drama Content.
Replies: 1
Views: 2007

ha! kinda reminds me of that AKB48 PV where it shows that girl kissing a statue...

btw do you know where I can download Jotei? I've tried several direct dl sites but no luck (-_-')
by Keizou
Jun 4th, '08, 14:23
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Nada Sousou
Replies: 21
Views: 14598

I also thought the same thing as carlie...hated the second half, but the first half was alright

I've posted a review on my blog if anyone's interested
by Keizou
Jun 1st, '08, 23:11
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Code Blue (All Seasons)
Replies: 348
Views: 114796

just found out about this one.....ever watched a medical drama before, but I might give this one a try b/c of the cast (Aragaki + Toda in one drama!!!...what a pair!!!)

can't wait!!!(^_^)
by Keizou
Jun 1st, '08, 14:19
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Is there a Japanese equivalent of d-addicts?
Replies: 9
Views: 2993

i think shows like prime time shows like LOST and prison break are popular in japan....
but I'm not sure if there's a site like that for these shows...
by Keizou
May 22nd, '08, 19:57
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [movie discussion] 5 Centimetres per Second
Replies: 10
Views: 2936

[movie discussion] 5 Centimetres per Second

Summary (taken from my blog) Tono Takaki and Shinohara Akari are close friends who become separated after graduating from high school because of their families moving. They keep in touch with each other through letter mail, but they’re afraid that they’ll never see each other again. One day, Tono de...
by Keizou
May 22nd, '08, 19:47
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4465
Views: 1453618

I dont think that's possible.....

I think most people watch ecchi dramas not for the plot, but rather for the many J-idols that star in them

However, I would definitely like to see a drama with a bunch of J-idols AND a good story :roll
by Keizou
May 16th, '08, 16:23
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst J-drama Ever! (*spoilers*)
Replies: 824
Views: 204145

I agree with ryoko that you should watch at least 3ep before judging the series...I remember when I watched Stand Up!...the first ep wasn't that great...but it got a lot better after the end of ep 3 however, if the first ep of the drama is REALLY horrible with no room for improvement, then i guess i...
by Keizou
May 12th, '08, 19:35
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst J-drama Ever! (*spoilers*)
Replies: 824
Views: 204145

Worst drama...I'd have to say attention please (also starring Aya Ueto) ...it was more of a flight attendant training video than a drama I recently wrote a review of it on my blog and i gave it a 4/10...if anyone's interested here's a link to my review: http://keizou.blogspot.com/2008/05/review-atte...
by Keizou
May 12th, '08, 19:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Most popular drama in Japan
Replies: 23
Views: 19742

Remember ...when you pick a sample of 30 or more, it creates a NORMAL DISTRIBUTION :D
by Keizou
May 10th, '08, 19:38
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4465
Views: 1453618

wow, Sora Aoi is actually in that many "jdramas"...(o_o)
by Keizou
May 10th, '08, 19:36
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japan foreign affairs Please Help
Replies: 1
Views: 908

You can write about trade...things like tariffs, productivity, bilateral trade agreements etc.

I think a Macroeconomics or international trade book would help you, since they talk about those topics
by Keizou
May 6th, '08, 20:43
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4465
Views: 1453618

try Shimokita Glory Days, its a midnight drama with a weak story, but almost the whole cast is made up of Japanese idols...i've watched the 1st 2 eps and it pretty boring, unless you're really into japanese idols I've also heard of one called Cupid no Itazura, another midnight drama starring Rina Ak...
by Keizou
May 1st, '08, 15:19
Forum: Other Japanese TV Shows
Topic: Japanese prank shows
Replies: 16
Views: 20987

This isn't really a prank , but anyways i thought it was hilarious...
http://youtube.com/watch?v=4bekQU9l8hk

you can find more by searching "human tetris japanese show" on youtube

ENJOY THE VIDEO! (^_^)
by Keizou
May 1st, '08, 15:00
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Direct download Jdrama
Replies: 5
Views: 12023

i dont think i'm allowed to post links......my two fav. direct download sites are silent regrets and idols unlimited....both only have a very limited selection of j-dramas, but they usually have the most popular ones uploaded Also note that both sites use megaupload so most of the time, you cant dow...
by Keizou
Apr 30th, '08, 20:07
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: any other good sites for OLD drama downloads?
Replies: 2
Views: 1897

If you're looking for old dramas, a good idea would be trying DIRECT download sites like silent regrets and idols unlimited
by Keizou
Apr 2nd, '08, 14:22
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Free Asian TV Link!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1374

thanks for sharing the link!
by Keizou
Apr 2nd, '08, 14:17
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Hero
Replies: 15
Views: 9784

wow, this movie has a pretty impressive line-up of characters...thanks for sharing it, i'll check it out!
by Keizou
Feb 4th, '08, 01:11
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japanese Game Shows
Replies: 3
Views: 1425

search "human tetris japanese show" on Youtube, and just watch the first few vids that pop up There's about 5 parts (i think)....anyways, I've watched dozens of different Japanese game shows and I must say this is the FUNNIEST one EVER....a MUST WATCH....also, make sure you watch all the parts...all...
by Keizou
Jan 17th, '08, 23:45
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Genyuden (Tripping)
Replies: 17
Views: 11226

i second that....(^_^) this movie interesting....me want to watch!
by Keizou
Jan 8th, '08, 00:16
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Do you have a Blog?
Replies: 65
Views: 11390

I recently started a blog about about Japanese entertainment...

you can check it out at: http://keizou.blogspot.com
by Keizou
Jan 7th, '08, 20:16
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Favorite Quotes From a JDRAMA?
Replies: 51
Views: 47966

"You're a friend of Doumyouji"s!!!"
- The American gangster from HYD2 (from ep1 or 2, can't remember)
by Keizou
Jan 4th, '08, 16:48
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo
Replies: 8
Views: 2193

mizune wrote:FujiTV already made a drama about it quite awhile ago...
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Toki_o_Kakeru_Shojo
http://jdorama.com/drama.418.htm
looks like the story from the drama is a lot different from the novel and the movie
by Keizou
Jan 2nd, '08, 02:19
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo
Replies: 8
Views: 2193

I found out that NHK actually a shounen-type drama about Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo....though it was made in 1972 and it's extremely to find info and on it. Source: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=6733&page=22 Since any drama are based on novels, I think they should try to make ...
by Keizou
Dec 30th, '07, 21:08
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo
Replies: 8
Views: 2193

[Movie Discussion] Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo

I usually don't watch anime movies, but I just finished watching this and i have to its probably one of the best movies I've ever watched It's a good mix of romance, sci-fi, adventure, and drama....and it kinda reminds me of Mop Girl it would be very interesting to see this as a drama Just wondering...
by Keizou
Dec 13th, '07, 21:36
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Preview Dai Kirai !
Replies: 6
Views: 4488

J-Drama episode previews give wayyy too much info.!!!

I noticed at some drama previews reveal way too much info about the next ep....just wondering if any one else thinks so too...

some dramas even have previews at the beginning of the ep like HYD2....i just watched two eps of LIFE and I thought that the previews in that drama revealed a lot as well
by Keizou
Dec 13th, '07, 19:40
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Dororo
Replies: 49
Views: 18644

can anyone provide a link where I can download it? thanks!
by Keizou
Dec 13th, '07, 00:27
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japanese Martial Arts Movies... The best off
Replies: 2
Views: 2012

i recommend zataoichi and shinobi as well, zataoichi has some of the best samurai sword fighting i've ever seen! If you want martial arts movies, i suggest watching HK and chinese films... my ALL TIME favourite martial arts film is Fearless...this film has everything in it....intense fighting scenes...
by Keizou
Aug 15th, '07, 12:29
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: How come we rarely see female Jmusic artists in Jdramas?
Replies: 23
Views: 4379

yeah i agree

i have definitely gone through a rethinking of this 'issue' after reading his post :lol
by Keizou
Jul 30th, '07, 15:27
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Megumi Seki, one of myfavourite j-actress that no one knowns
Replies: 10
Views: 8364

Megumi Seki, one of myfavourite j-actress that no one knowns

Not many people have ever heard or seen this actress. The only major roles she has are in Honey and Clover (live-action) movie and the new j-drama series, LIFE. I thought she was great in H&C so definitely think megumi should be given a chance in a lead role. I was wondering if anyone has heard of h...
by Keizou
Jul 29th, '07, 17:39
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: How come we rarely see female Jmusic artists in Jdramas?
Replies: 23
Views: 4379

ok :unsure: I'm not here to read an essay ....but

when I say jmusic artists i'm talking about those who started in the jmusic industry but made their way to act in dramas

so i'm trying to say that more females that have started in the j-music industry should be making their way in to more dramas
by Keizou
Jul 29th, '07, 14:52
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: How come we rarely see female Jmusic artists in Jdramas?
Replies: 23
Views: 4379

How come we rarely see female Jmusic artists in Jdramas?

Many j-dramas have several male j-music artists as lead roles but we rarely see a female artist in a lead role (or even in any role) :-( Take the Jdrama, my boss, my hero for instance, the lead was from the the j-music group Tokio and there was also one guy from NEWS and one from KAT-TUN :blink It's...
by Keizou
Jul 25th, '07, 23:25
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Aya Ueto works out at my gym
Replies: 21
Views: 4559

i understand

yeah its ture, celebs in Japan aren't usually stalked like in America :lol
by Keizou
Jul 24th, '07, 23:08
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: What actor/tress You think that should take a leading role?
Replies: 60
Views: 17861

I want to see someone named Megumi Seki is more lead roles in dramas or movies. Not many people have heard or even seen her before. :-( She doesn't have any lead roles yet but she did have a somewhat important role in the drama, LIFE and in the live-action adaptation of Honey and Clover. :-) After s...
by Keizou
Jul 24th, '07, 23:03
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Aya Ueto works out at my gym
Replies: 21
Views: 4559

AYA UETO!!! :O

I want some cold hard evidence! take your camcorder or digi cam with you the next time you go to the gym :salut:
by Keizou
Jul 23rd, '07, 14:06
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ashita Hareru Kana music sheet? (Proposal Daisakusen song)
Replies: 7
Views: 7738

do mean piano music sheets???? I also play the piano (gr9) but I've never heard the songs your talking about.:cry:

Do you happen to have a link where I can listen to the songs or a download maybe? Thanks!
by Keizou
Jul 22nd, '07, 13:34
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Kurosagi
Replies: 111
Views: 85343

I just finished the drama, every episode had a different swindling job and I thought those parts were boring. However, I thought that the parts when Kurosagi meets with Yoshikawa were nice. :lol anyways, I can't believe their making a movie, I hope its a sequel to the drama since it ended with a sma...
by Keizou
Jul 22nd, '07, 13:24
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Recommended Anime?
Replies: 154
Views: 38585

Here's a list of anime I recommend (i'm currently watching all of them) Death note - very popular mystery anime Code Geass: Lelouch of rebellion - very addictive mecha anime, very similar to death note. I like calling it Death Note + Gundam Seed (=Code Geass) Bakumatsu Kikansetsu Irohanihoheto - a n...
by Keizou
Jul 21st, '07, 20:40
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japan Oricon single Chart top50PV Thread 07.9.10
Replies: 8
Views: 4712

i can't believe ayaka's jewelry day made it on the list....it's a really good j-ballad
by Keizou
Jul 21st, '07, 20:38
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Why are DVD's for Japan so expensive?
Replies: 43
Views: 13360

if anyone here is from Toronto, Ontario, Canada....go to Pacific Mall You can find some Japanese and Korean dramas for really low prices and most of them have subs. But there's a reason why they're sooo cheap..hehehehe :D ...if anyone's from Toronto, they'll kno what i mean... so if you want j-drama...
by Keizou
Jul 15th, '07, 15:26
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Dororo
Replies: 49
Views: 18644

I also really want to watch dororo, I'm really into samurai and historical stuff....I think it aired in Japan in cinemas.... I think it'll be a while until someone subs it....but I definitely can't wait :crazy: ....I'm a big fan of kou shibasaki:wub: , I recently made a blog post about her in my blo...
by Keizou
Jul 14th, '07, 02:17
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [poll] Beautiful Women in Japan
Replies: 344
Views: 146542

I vote for ito misaki, the main female actress from densha otoko for those who dont know.
She isn't as beautiful as she was a few years ago but she's still pretty good lookn' (esp. in densha)l :lol
by Keizou
Jul 5th, '07, 14:39
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] My Boss My Hero
Replies: 488
Views: 152066

My boss my hero was probably the best school drama I've watched, even better than nobuta in some respects
but the ending was a bit of a cliffhanger so i didn't really like that
by Keizou
Jul 5th, '07, 01:42
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: any good j-pop download sites?
Replies: 23
Views: 63693

no one mentioned this yet...http://imeem.com it's similar to esnips but a lot more user-friendly and faster...I'm not sure if you can download songs but you can virtually find ANY J-pop song on http://www.imeem.com check out my playlist if you want to see how it's like (i uploaded some j-pop songs) ...
by Keizou
Jul 4th, '07, 01:19
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: WTF with files types
Replies: 10
Views: 2907

:lol
by Keizou
Jul 4th, '07, 01:16
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] DEATH NOTE series
Replies: 342
Views: 135302

huuhh i actually didn't finish the anime so that was a spoiler to me (and probably many other people) i suggest you edit it (^_^')

on yeah BTW, HAPPY CANADA DAY!!!!! (belated)
by Keizou
Jul 4th, '07, 00:39
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: RECOMMENDED JMOVIES
Replies: 518
Views: 328565

i don't think anyone mentioned this jmovie one yet, Twilight Samurai
It's kind of hard to find but it's one of the best samurai movies i've never seen. It's a bit weak on the fight scenes and it doesn't even focus on that. However, the story is very subtle but very engaging.
by Keizou
Jul 4th, '07, 00:36
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] DEATH NOTE series
Replies: 342
Views: 135302

at least the ending of the second movie was different (and better) then the ending of the last ep of the Death Note anime (ie episode 26)

The Death note anime was keeps on going and going......
by Keizou
Jul 3rd, '07, 19:34
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] DEATH NOTE series
Replies: 342
Views: 135302

[Movie Discussion] The two Death Note Live-action movies...

http://i183.photobucket.com/albums/x269/KeizouImages/J-Movie/Death%20Note/200605301131360.jpg I recently finished watching the two live-action death note movies and I posted a review (of the first movie) on my blog. Generally, both movies were some of the worst i've the seen. The worst part was the...
by Keizou
Jul 3rd, '07, 19:18
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Gal Circle starring Fujiki Naohito
Replies: 124
Views: 43446

yeah i sooo agree that the para-para dancing is just plain terrible.....if you want to see some good para-para dancing, check out a j-pop girl group called Hinoi Team
by Keizou
Jul 3rd, '07, 13:56
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Seito Shokun!
Replies: 80
Views: 28053

I agree that Maki Horikita doesn't fit in this drama. Her role in this drama is kind of evil and she doesn't get much dialog other than saying "We have no need of teachers"
by Keizou
Jul 3rd, '07, 13:06
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Seito Shokun!
Replies: 80
Views: 28053

[Discussion] Seito Shokun! (a weird but good school drama)

http://i183.photobucket.com/albums/x269/KeizouImages/J-Drama/Seito%20Shokun/Seito_Shokun_dvd_cover.jpg http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Seito_Shokun! I just started watching this drama a few days ago. This really different school drama from any other school drama I've seen. Seito Shokun has a more serious...
by Keizou
Jul 1st, '07, 21:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Gal Circle starring Fujiki Naohito
Replies: 124
Views: 43446

My review of Galcir...

I thought this J-drama was pretty bad....click the link to see my review
http://keizou.blogspot.com/2007/06/review-galcir.html

just wondering what other people thought :-)
by Keizou
Jun 26th, '07, 16:46
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Who's the better Korean-born J-pop artist, Younha or BoA?
Replies: 5
Views: 2241

listen to younha's only j-pop album

if anyone doesn't know about younha, ou can see some pics and listen to her only japanese album here: http://keizou.blogspot.com/2007/06/arti ... ounha.html
by Keizou
Jun 25th, '07, 21:51
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japanese Music Recommendations
Replies: 404
Views: 217190

try younha, a very good j-pop singer
here's more info on her
http://keizou.blogspot.com/2007/06/arti ... ounha.html
by Keizou
Jun 25th, '07, 21:43
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Who's the better Korean-born J-pop artist, Younha or BoA?
Replies: 5
Views: 2241

Who's the better Korean-born J-pop artist, Younha or BoA?

I definitely like younha better than BoA since she plays the piano while singing most of her songs and she's one of the only artists that does that.

I recently wrote a blog post about her on my new Japanese entertainment blog.
http://keizou.blogspot.com/2007/06/arti ... ounha.html