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by albertoavena
Oct 23rd, '08, 20:25
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Rosetta Stone
Replies: 12
Views: 3556

hmm... I've hear some mixed reviews. A friend of mine tried an old one and said he didn't really like the structure or the fact that they didn't teach grammar very well. (according to him) He did however just get the most recent one and enjoys it very much so. I personally haven't tried it but look ...
by albertoavena
Oct 12th, '08, 21:45
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japan's Mobile Phones
Replies: 31
Views: 11747

Ouch, pretty pricey, but nice nonetheless.
by albertoavena
Oct 2nd, '08, 06:36
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japan's Mobile Phones
Replies: 31
Views: 11747

hikkichan wrote: (phone pics)
That's a really nice phone. Out of curiosity though, if you don't mind saying, how expensive was it?
by albertoavena
Aug 19th, '08, 04:00
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 837
Views: 212670

Ah, I see thanks. I actually figured it out. After I read my post again, it sort of clicked. When I was studying the passive forms, I had a bit of trouble understanding the concept but I get it now

どうも。。。
by albertoavena
Aug 18th, '08, 05:30
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 837
Views: 212670

Quick question here.

Is for example 忘れてしまいました and 忘れられてしまいました/忘れられちゃった - is one just more stronger as in more feeling of regret?
by albertoavena
Jun 9th, '08, 08:53
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Does anyone have any Tsumabuki Satoshi clips?
Replies: 2
Views: 3639

Youtube?
by albertoavena
May 5th, '08, 07:21
Forum: International Community
Topic: Japanese speaking D-Addicts?
Replies: 509
Views: 185242

ハイハイ!みんなはどこのかな。。。最後だれか書いていたことは先月だよ。みんなはどう?
日本語を勉強している人はまだたくさん勉強しますか オレが本当に頑張りますがまだよくない。もっともっと勉強しなければならないと思う、、、
日本の大学はまだ入りたいんですが、ビサについてあまり分からない打と思います。どうすればいいのかな。。
じゃあ、つまらないことを話しています。。みんなの予定はどう?
遅い。。。明日早く起きなければいけない. 寝ます。。

じゃあね。。

・上手日本語を話している人、悪いか可笑しいことを書きましたら、言ってね。。
by albertoavena
Apr 17th, '08, 16:24
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst J-drama Ever! (*spoilers*)
Replies: 824
Views: 206398

Interesting choices some of you have made. For me, I think the drama I didn't like was Tayou no Uta. Wasn't very interesting to me. Just seemed it was more of a teen drama. Surpised me a little bit too since they had pretty good actors/actresses in it.

oh well... :P
by albertoavena
Apr 3rd, '08, 04:10
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Things I noticed from Jdramas.
Replies: 253
Views: 84516

Not so much in J-dramas but in variety shows and things like that, has anyone ever noticed that most if not all the audience members are women? I always seem to notice that and have no idea why...
by albertoavena
Mar 6th, '08, 20:38
Forum: Travel
Topic: Entering a Japanese university
Replies: 17
Views: 10573

Thanks, I'll try my best! I actually have another little problem right now that I don't understand very well and it's in regards to VISA information. I've researched and even called the Consulate-General of Japan in Los Angeles for more information but it's still a little unclear. I have the school ...
by albertoavena
Feb 24th, '08, 23:17
Forum: Other Asian Culture
Topic: Anyone interested in watching Thai dramas/movies?
Replies: 84
Views: 87157

Hey, I don't know if this helps much, but I did a quick search and found this site: http://www.thaipoppers.com/database/t.htm . Hope this is useful and find an artist you like. :-) Also, this is probably been said before, but a few years ago, I saw the horror film "Shutter" and to this day, I still ...
by albertoavena
Feb 24th, '08, 23:13
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: What do Japanese People think of American Remakes?
Replies: 55
Views: 13603

I heard some pretty great reviews from Thr Departed but had no idea it was a remake.. :O Ehh.. I have to admit that I used to have this "way of thinking" :doh:.. Not anymore though, I tend to look at it from both angles.. however all the American remakes of Asian films that I have seen " SO FAR ", d...
by albertoavena
Feb 24th, '08, 22:42
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: American sings the soul of Japan ~ Jero
Replies: 18
Views: 5911

Wow! This guy guy is AMAZING!! I seriously wasn't expecting him to be that good! His Japanese is perfect! :-)
by albertoavena
Feb 23rd, '08, 02:16
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: What do Japanese People think of American Remakes?
Replies: 55
Views: 13603

In another note, I don't really care if the movies are American remakes as long as those movies acknowledge that they are the remake from the original ones because I get annoy when an American teen claiming that those 'remake' movies are originally written and produced by western Hollywood and has ...
by albertoavena
Feb 23rd, '08, 02:07
Forum: Chinese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Edison Chen
Replies: 34
Views: 33731

It is a shame about the scandal. I feel sorry for his future girlfriends and hope they know what they're getting into. But you, he did apologize for the pictures. How do you guys feel about that? Sincere? Publicity? To me, it sounds pretty sincere. And to be fair, the pictures were stolen and were s...
by albertoavena
Feb 14th, '08, 22:50
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Densha Otoko
Replies: 1044
Views: 223154

Awesome job man! I saw them in the other thread yesterday and thought they were cool! I didn't even know they had titles :lol

Definitely saving them!

Thanks again :-)
by albertoavena
Jan 27th, '08, 20:01
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What do you do to de-stress?
Replies: 106
Views: 37776

Never really thought about this. I guess when I"m stressed, I try to study or read..I don't really know...
by albertoavena
Nov 30th, '07, 08:12
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4470
Views: 1469268

Hmmm..I thought Rondo was pretty good. Yama Onna Kabe Onna was pretty funny too...
by albertoavena
Nov 30th, '07, 07:42
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What TURNS you OFF?
Replies: 331
Views: 57285

Wow...people have such HUGE lists..! People must have pretty high standards, i guess. But at least they're reasonable (for the most part)

Heh, I guess people want that perfect guy/girl they see in dramas... :lol
by albertoavena
Sep 24th, '07, 09:36
Forum: Travel
Topic: Entering a Japanese university
Replies: 17
Views: 10573

That's actually not a bad suggestion at all. I was browsing through the site and they seem to offer quite a bit of useful classes and other things and it actually isn't that much expensive. I'll definitely look into this. What I also like is that they help you with some of the more technical things ...
by albertoavena
Sep 21st, '07, 08:38
Forum: Travel
Topic: Entering a Japanese university
Replies: 17
Views: 10573

Ah, I see. I didn't know they took that long to get your results. Well, hopefully all goes well. At least it'll give me time to save a bit more money. Yeah, I heard the listening parts are pretty similar. That's a nice field of study. Humanities? Sounds difficult. (even in English hehe) My current f...
by albertoavena
Sep 18th, '07, 08:08
Forum: Travel
Topic: Entering a Japanese university
Replies: 17
Views: 10573

Yup, I know about the JLPT 1-kyuu and have done quite a bit of research on it actually. I know there's four levers, 4-3-2-1 of the test. 1-kyuu being the highest. I actually planning on taking this maybe next December in '08. I figured that if I study hard enough and try my best, I'll be able to pas...
by albertoavena
Sep 14th, '07, 20:06
Forum: Travel
Topic: Entering a Japanese university
Replies: 17
Views: 10573

Thanks for the great reply! :-) I really, really appreciate it! :D I searched 日本留学 on google Japan site and was quite helpful actually. It told me many things I should do first before making the move that I overlooked. Really detailed information. Thank again. That would be nice. I would love to hea...
by albertoavena
Sep 12th, '07, 04:06
Forum: Travel
Topic: Entering a Japanese university
Replies: 17
Views: 10573

Wow, thanks a lot man! It's a pretty helpful site! :-) I'll definitely use this. :cheers:

Lots of good info for foreign students. I'll look into this more.

Thanks again!

はい、頑張ります!ありがとうね。。
by albertoavena
Sep 11th, '07, 00:15
Forum: Travel
Topic: Entering a Japanese university
Replies: 17
Views: 10573

Entering a Japanese university

Wow, I haven't been here in a while.. Anyway, my question is, as the title says about entering a Japanese University. I've been thinking about it and would surely like to do it. But before I go on, I want to enter as a regular student, not as a foreign exchange student. I want to take classes as any...
by albertoavena
Jul 26th, '07, 07:31
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Do you remember life without computers and internet?
Replies: 117
Views: 54025

hahahahahahahhahaha, that made my day.. :-)

Life without a computer or internet?? Blasphemy!
by albertoavena
Jun 30th, '07, 08:23
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Pronounciation of D-Addicts!
Replies: 17
Views: 5010

groink wrote:
DramaholicxD wrote:Ehh?!
all of you are just typing d-addicts..
but there are more than 1 way to pronounce it so type the sound out please!!
Here, do this...

1. Pronounce the letter "D"

2. Say "addicts"

3. Pronounce 1 and then 2.
Yep...
by albertoavena
Jun 25th, '07, 23:32
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: SMAP fans out there, PLEASE JOIN!
Replies: 194
Views: 108518

I like SMAP, good show, good music pretty funny, what's not to like?? To answer the questions: who is your favorite SMAP member? Probably Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, he's one of the calmest and cool members in my opinion. when did you get to know SMAP? Japan do you watch SMAPXSMAP weekly show? Try to, on you...
by albertoavena
Jun 25th, '07, 23:26
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Impossible relationships, ever thought about it?
Replies: 40
Views: 10207

It seems I haven't been to this thread in a while because I missed a lot.. After reading your most recent post, KurosakiKaien , I don't know what to think. It really made me feel sad and it got to me on how your situation unfolded. Sorry to hear that man. Like someone said, it's doesn't end in a hap...
by albertoavena
Jun 19th, '07, 02:02
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 837
Views: 212670

Oh really? Thanks a lot! I've been trying to figure it out for the longest time! I always see it and have always been curious about it. So it's an equivalent to "lol", huh? Interesting...
Never would guess it would be 笑う。。。

Thanks again! :-)
by albertoavena
Jun 19th, '07, 01:55
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 837
Views: 212670

Well not really a link, I mostly see this in japanese forums. Here are some examples I've seen: "飲むとネイティブじゃないのが明らかになる罠w" "俺ぁまだ19歳やで。いっっぱい飲まんとな!www " "俺がこないだ泊まってたネットカフェーはな、(俺んちから歩いて10分ぐらいちゅうより、十三駅前んとこやねんwww " "皆忙しいと思うけれど、時間があれば一緒に酔っ払う経験ができたらと思いますww " I see this constantly but not sure why. Why w ?
by albertoavena
Jun 19th, '07, 01:06
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 837
Views: 212670

Kind of a dumb question and probably has been answered but, why in japanese writing (especially online), do they add a w at the end?
by albertoavena
Jun 7th, '07, 06:03
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Post your pictures thread!!! Post them!
Replies: 3136
Views: 706909

Didn't you post that exact same pic already on the page before?
by albertoavena
Jun 1st, '07, 19:42
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kuroki Meisa
Replies: 60
Views: 38085

She's really pretty :wub: And I agree, she looks very mature...very lovely..
by albertoavena
May 29th, '07, 05:16
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Miss Universe!
Replies: 22
Views: 5144

Yeah, same here.. they had some similarities. Kind of cool Japan won after almost 50 years..(since 1959)
by albertoavena
May 29th, '07, 04:58
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Miss Universe!
Replies: 22
Views: 5144

JAPAN WON!!!!!!!!! :D
by albertoavena
May 29th, '07, 04:05
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Miss Universe!
Replies: 22
Views: 5144

I was about to make a topic about this! :lol Yep, Japan should definetly take home the title! Kind of cool their in Mexico. My Top 3 are: Japan, Mexico, and India. So hard to choose!!
[Edit] My sig was last year's Japan runner-up :lol
by albertoavena
May 12th, '07, 04:07
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Impossible relationships, ever thought about it?
Replies: 40
Views: 10207

Yeah, that's true too.. :-( Not a possibility one wants to consider but could be that...
by albertoavena
May 12th, '07, 03:59
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Impossible relationships, ever thought about it?
Replies: 40
Views: 10207

I wish you the best. :-) What exactly did you write in your letter? Did you make it clear of your intentions? At least your her friend, aren't you? That's a good start I think. Have you tried calling her to see how she is? Practice as much Japanese and learn as much as you can I guess, then try talk...
by albertoavena
May 7th, '07, 06:04
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Handling Spam: Stop Replying - Use REPORT Button
Replies: 6
Views: 2299

I'll try to follow these steps closely.. :-)
by albertoavena
May 5th, '07, 07:01
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Post your pictures thread!!! Post them!
Replies: 3136
Views: 706909

Re: hello

japanesegrl wrote:@albertoavena

thank you :D :D :D
Your welcome :-) :-)
by albertoavena
May 5th, '07, 06:58
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Which Drama do you like best? Korean Chinese or Japanese?
Replies: 294
Views: 70230

Since I've only seen J-dramas, I guess J-dramas. but I've heard some really great things from K-dramas so I might give those a look.
by albertoavena
May 5th, '07, 06:35
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Post your pictures thread!!! Post them!
Replies: 3136
Views: 706909

japanesegrl wrote:hello,

okay, this is me
You're beautiful..
by albertoavena
May 2nd, '07, 07:41
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So.. What was the first drama you watched??
Replies: 1694
Views: 276126

I think I already posted here awhile ago, but I'll just post again. My first drama (J-drama) was Densha Otoko. It was a recommendation from a friend from Japan so I just gave it a shot. After that, I started watching more and more.
by albertoavena
May 2nd, '07, 07:39
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How do u store ur DRAMAS :)!
Replies: 218
Views: 32596

Pretty good deal. I might be picking a new one up myself. Any details where?
by albertoavena
May 2nd, '07, 07:35
Forum: Other Japanese TV Shows
Topic: Favorite Japanese Variety show
Replies: 34
Views: 48807

I like smapxsmap, it's cool the see famous people get invited there. The skits are pretty funny too. (from what I understand)
by albertoavena
May 2nd, '07, 07:26
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Interracial dating... your views?
Replies: 342
Views: 69004

karin-chan wrote:its up to you...
by albertoavena
May 2nd, '07, 07:25
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: How do YOU feel TODAY?
Replies: 429
Views: 118368

^---Better get to work dude! Now, I guess I feel ok, just a little sick. But not too sick to study or do homework. Gotta get to work..
by albertoavena
May 2nd, '07, 07:23
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How do u store ur DRAMAS :)!
Replies: 218
Views: 32596

Heh, wow...people here sure have a lot of dramas :P I thought my collection was big. Mine's maybe like 50-75 gb tops. I usually either burn them on DVD's or store them in an external HD. These days though sometimes I just delete them. After all, you've already finished it, why save it?
by albertoavena
May 2nd, '07, 03:14
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How many language do you speak?
Replies: 490
Views: 122615

Wow it's really interesting to find out what languages everyone can speak~ ^_^ Yeah, I agree :-) I'm also surprised that so many people here want to/are learning Japanese(me being one of them :P ) Pretty popular these days I suppose. I know English and Spanish fluently and Japanese at an intermedia...
by albertoavena
Feb 21st, '07, 06:50
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: What languages are very popular in Japan?
Replies: 24
Views: 10282

I agree that Spanish is becoming to be a bit popular. Some (many) of my friends over there are actually learning Spanish (and are quite good) so maybe it's starting to catch on. They have pretty much the same pronunciation so..I don't know...maybe that has something to do with it. My pen pal is actu...
by albertoavena
Feb 17th, '07, 07:30
Forum: Travel
Topic: Travelling alone in Japan...
Replies: 49
Views: 15256

I see what your saying. Well, I suppose the people I'm staying with can give me a hand. Is there really that much to it? I'm really only going to use it like a few times. Like when I go to a different city, I'll let the people I'm staying with know where I am and stuff. I'm not really going there to...
by albertoavena
Feb 16th, '07, 06:38
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: SHIBUYA or HARAJUKU?
Replies: 35
Views: 5536

Never been to Harajuku so I can't really say much. i've been to Shibuya and I must say, I really thought the fashion was more "cool". Based on the videos, I would still choose Shibuya. Harajuku's fashion seems a bit "odd to me, but that's just me.
by albertoavena
Feb 9th, '07, 06:11
Forum: Travel
Topic: Travelling alone in Japan...
Replies: 49
Views: 15256

Good point. I was going to get one at the airport but I think I'll stick with the calling cards. Maybe I won't need one that much. I thought there was something about getting your minutes prepaid and not requiring much but I guess not. It's alright though, calling cards should be ok. Thanks for the ...
by albertoavena
Feb 7th, '07, 19:01
Forum: Travel
Topic: Travelling alone in Japan...
Replies: 49
Views: 15256

Hey everyone, I had a question about getting a cell phone in Japan. In about 2.5 weeks, I'll be going to Japan and I'm thinking about getting a cell phone. Last time I went, I got one from the airport but I hear these can be quite expensive (I didn't pay for it last time). I don't know if I heard it...
by albertoavena
Jan 29th, '07, 06:25
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Antique Cake Store
Replies: 80
Views: 38343

Sorry about the site. You might be right, they might ban certain IP's, not sure. I tried again right and it works for me.. :-( At least there's a torrent now though so it's alright. The lady in my avatar is Ishihara Satomi. In my opinion, she's one of the most beautiful actresses I've seen. Here's s...
by albertoavena
Jan 28th, '07, 20:33
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Got Japanese Girlfriend?
Replies: 126
Views: 18111

Heh, every race has it's beauty. :-) But I wouldn't call it a fetish though :lol Maybe an interest? I don't know, to me, the word fetish is something like, inappropriate. That's just me though. And I also agree that holding someone tight is such a great feeling, although I've never done it. I could ...
by albertoavena
Jan 28th, '07, 19:43
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Antique Cake Store
Replies: 80
Views: 38343

:-) Sorry to bring this up again but, have you guys tried downloading from the site? I tried it today just for fun and to see if it works and it works fine. I even got one episode and watched parts of it. I use firefox but that really has nothing to do with it. Maybe it was down last time? I don't k...
by albertoavena
Jan 27th, '07, 19:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Antique Cake Store
Replies: 80
Views: 38343

Heh, I guess they had a torrent already. :-) Back when I really wanted to watch it, it wasn't really on here yet..Hope you enjoy it, it's pretty interesting.. :-)
by albertoavena
Jan 26th, '07, 18:10
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Antique Cake Store
Replies: 80
Views: 38343

I actually have all of them but to make a torrent, I don't know if the subbers or the owner of the site would be too happy. I suppose I could do it if I had permission. The quality is rather bad though :-( I'll ask if I can make a torrent for you guys..
by albertoavena
Jan 26th, '07, 04:56
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Antique Cake Store
Replies: 80
Views: 38343

Hmm...no, I don't think registration is required. I got these a while ago so I don't know what's on with them now. Maybe they're down? Sorry I can't be of much help. They worked fine when I got them. I used a download manager though...
by albertoavena
Jan 25th, '07, 00:33
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Antique Cake Store
Replies: 80
Views: 38343

http://anime-theatre.com/index.php

Here's ya go. Just click on Jdramas.
by albertoavena
Jan 20th, '07, 20:34
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Post your pictures thread!!! Post them!
Replies: 3136
Views: 706909

Thanks a lot for your reply. Actually, I think there have been those type of programs your talking about. I just never really looked into it. I go to a community college for Japanese so they might not offer as much as a university. I'll ask around my college since theres a foreign language office so...
by albertoavena
Jan 19th, '07, 04:13
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Post your pictures thread!!! Post them!
Replies: 3136
Views: 706909

Cool pics..that's pretty cool that you have a Korean conversation partner. :-) I assume you take Korean classes. II you don't mind me asking, how did you get a conversation partner? I kind of want to do the same thing. I take classes but in Japanese and am also looking for a conversation partner. I ...
by albertoavena
Jan 5th, '07, 06:24
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What is your occupation??
Replies: 287
Views: 86671

Heh, I've posted that I was a student and still am but I' also a Target cashier. The funny thing is, I'm one the of very few that can sell alcohol and can stay late since mostly everybody is underage... :O
by albertoavena
Dec 27th, '06, 02:12
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [poll] Beautiful Women in Japan
Replies: 344
Views: 149435

Agreed..
by albertoavena
Dec 26th, '06, 01:00
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Post your pictures thread!!! Post them!
Replies: 3136
Views: 706909

Yeah, same here..In my opinion, they look alot better just leaving their eyes alone..But that's just me though..
by albertoavena
Dec 25th, '06, 23:05
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Post your pictures thread!!! Post them!
Replies: 3136
Views: 706909

Heh, what's funny is that most asian famous people have surgery to make their eyes look more western.. :lol
by albertoavena
Dec 25th, '06, 23:01
Forum: Travel
Topic: Post pics of your visit in Japan!
Replies: 58
Views: 27815

Some Japan pics :-) : [img]http://img323.imageshack.us/img323/7980/picture101io9.th.jpg[/img] [img]http://img119.imageshack.us/img119/9311/picture136nc0.th.jpg[/img] [img]http://img143.imageshack.us/img143/631/picture137bh7.th.jpg[/img] [img]http://img214.imageshack.us/img214/621/picture116gv6.th.jp...
by albertoavena
Dec 25th, '06, 22:34
Forum: Travel
Topic: Post pics of your visit in Japan!
Replies: 58
Views: 27815

Wow, what a post! Thanks a lot. So you got your job through a job fair? That's actually the way I want to try to get a job, well, when I graduate. I think I'll maybe just apply after I graduate instead of applying for the intern positions. That's actually a really helpful site, I've been trying to f...
by albertoavena
Dec 21st, '06, 20:27
Forum: Other Japanese TV Shows
Topic: Japanese prank shows
Replies: 16
Views: 21037

Also, try youtubing Gaki no Tsukai, it's pretty funny. Although I think it's jsut pranks between them..(the hosts)
by albertoavena
Dec 20th, '06, 06:16
Forum: Other Japanese TV Shows
Topic: Favorite Japanese Music Show
Replies: 41
Views: 32087

[Edit] Oops, I didn't read it right. Favorite Japanese music show..I put something different
by albertoavena
Dec 20th, '06, 06:12
Forum: Travel
Topic: Post pics of your visit in Japan!
Replies: 58
Views: 27815

Really nice pics :-) Very similar to the ones I took when I went in the summer, especially the Osaka ones. So what's your favorite city so far? Mines maybe Osaka, maybe more than Tokyo. I'll be going again this February so I'll be sure so visit many more cities and take many more pics. The one city...
by albertoavena
Dec 17th, '06, 04:50
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Is Ayumi Ishida really Japanese?!
Replies: 3
Views: 4727

Wow, I'm impressed by her singing, really nice.. :-) But yeah, she does look Japanese besides her eyes.. I really don't understand why Japanese go through the surgery to make their eyes look more westerner. I mean, in my opinion, I believe they look much better with what they were born with...
by albertoavena
Dec 15th, '06, 06:52
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ayumi Hamasaki on CNN. Must see for all Ayu fans.
Replies: 10
Views: 1890

Nice find, I wish I had CNN now.. :-(

English isn't half bad either. Very good :-)