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by techie
Oct 3rd, '15, 18:33
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: Some things went kaput on the site in the last couple of days
Replies: 10
Views: 5756

Re: Some things went kaput on the site in the last couple of days

Hi Ruro.

SSL-error still ongoing in FF41.0 Just got it on my first return to D-A since quite some time.
by techie
Apr 28th, '10, 19:19
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Code Blue (All Seasons)
Replies: 348
Views: 115699

guess I agree with WickedVampireGirl here...

What... Code blue 3 ??? When where nande.... Muaaah
by techie
Apr 25th, '10, 13:36
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Code Blue (All Seasons)
Replies: 348
Views: 115699

not sure if someone beat me to this but I think perhaps an official wallpaper for this series would come in handy.

I stumbled on this through somewhere else I cannot for the life of me recall where.
If it's a dupe let me know so I can drop it.
Image
by techie
Apr 10th, '10, 23:17
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Marriage
Replies: 42
Views: 19995

Re: Marriage

dismissed her original idea of the wedding: cheap dress, small wedding. now she wants a dress that cant be bought at a store, ordered it from a magazine. l DUmb as can be... I worked with one of the largest US bridal chains for many years and I know from having done a lot of backkend data work that...
by techie
Apr 8th, '10, 11:11
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Odd "Technical" issue... Addressing snail mail in
Replies: 0
Views: 1393

Odd "Technical" issue... Addressing snail mail in

OK so I've got this oddball thing for a task on my desk... A total geek question :blink When addressing letters (regular snail mail) in Japan, Korea and China/Taiwan, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand and so on... I know there are some issues regarding how you specify an address. For example in Japan it ...
by techie
Dec 9th, '08, 13:03
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: How do YOU feel TODAY?
Replies: 429
Views: 118389

Like a bunch of wet noodles because I dont sleep enough and I cant get internet at my new place yet. Gosh I hate moving
by techie
Oct 19th, '08, 06:28
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: KSOTM November 2008 - Poll
Replies: 20
Views: 11310

Dont yuo dare vote for that saigoo... I need comedy... my life is depressing enough already :P

*LMAO... just kidding...
(sneaks off to look for the super mod button to auto-inverse all of saigo's votes)
by techie
Oct 19th, '08, 06:21
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Place where you can download hd-quality korean dramas...
Replies: 50
Views: 32675

Ok folks... a little heads up on how not to make life hard for the moderators here. We received your report on the *unsuitable-profanities-removed* issue above, however, given the fact that we do respond to reports and try to remove such profane statements, we naturally appreciate your efforts in re...
by techie
Oct 17th, '08, 18:30
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: KSOTM November 2008 - Poll
Replies: 20
Views: 11310

Good you reminded me saigo_x
I added a clarifying note there
by techie
Oct 17th, '08, 01:34
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: Is it wrong for an Asian man to date a "White" wom
Replies: 55
Views: 17443

As I have always said, and will keep saying... "If people cant be Human first, they have no business trying to say one thing or another is better based on racial slurs." secondly Referring back to aNToK, like that child I am also proud of being half and half. However, there are also drawbacks, since...
by techie
Oct 16th, '08, 21:54
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: KSOTM November 2008 - Poll
Replies: 20
Views: 11310

Unfortunately the volunteer seeders thread for KSOTM is way outdataed since many. many months back and it would not be fair to assume that list is up to date. The best thing we can do, is a) I will re-organize the list into a new thread and b) those who can seed either one of these or more, please p...
by techie
Oct 15th, '08, 19:50
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial KSoTM - November 2008 Nominations
Replies: 40
Views: 14131

Nominations are now stopped, so we will not proceed to weed out the nominees and create a proper poll. Thanks for the interest and participation everyone. In summary of nominations ==========NOMINATIONS=========================== Legend: nominated drama [disqualification reason if any] {QN =3Qualifi...
by techie
Oct 13th, '08, 23:01
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (10/25/08) - Concerto
Replies: 21
Views: 12201

Really amused to see Midnight Rain win last.
It sure brings back some memories from when I started out in here...

This vote goes to Concerto, even though I should have picked something cheeful instead (^^)
by techie
Oct 9th, '08, 14:56
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial KSoTM - November 2008 Nominations
Replies: 40
Views: 14131

saigo_x wrote: Speaking of which I need to talk with techie about updating or making a new volunteer thread... :unsure:
Will see what I can do shortly.
I am recouperating abit from a bt of a bad flu moment so I will take it nice and slow but we'll make a new one.
by techie
Oct 8th, '08, 19:09
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What are your fetishes? hihi~
Replies: 81
Views: 22850

I have a fetish for voices. <3 Ok thats a "clean" fetish I can second :) I dont know a single word (well maybe two) in Korean by now, and still I find it veryrelaxing listening to S.E.S album where there is a lot of talking going on... Cant remember now if its their third or fourth album... Some so...
by techie
Oct 1st, '08, 19:50
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial KSoTM - November 2008 Nominations
Replies: 40
Views: 14131

The Unofficial KSoTM - November 2008 Nominations

Winners and runner ups of the October Poll came out as follows.. All details are linked accordingly from the Torrent main page... Miss Kim's Million Dollar Quest 43% [ 44 ] Second Proposal 25% [ 26 ] Queen Of The Game 19% [ 20 ] Rosemary 10% [ 11 ] Thanks a million to saigo_x and all voters, seeders...
by techie
Oct 1st, '08, 19:43
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Vote for the October 2008 Unofficial KSOTM
Replies: 14
Views: 9548

Thanks for the image work saigo_x... I updated the torrent page.
Actually to search for the torrents this time was a bit of a trick.
I had to search for Million Dollars(which I find myself doing everywhere else now too ) and then I got it.
I will create next months nominations now...
by techie
Sep 30th, '08, 23:59
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Vote for the October 2008 Unofficial KSOTM
Replies: 14
Views: 9548

I will return in tomorrow morning to update the October winner.
Thanks to all participants and seeders, leechers and saigo_x for covering for me too :)
by techie
Sep 29th, '08, 03:03
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What's on your mind right now?
Replies: 417
Views: 102770

that my previous inet host zukk... whats the purpose of having to pay for 100GB space when youre not allowed to store files. I have no issues on windows to store 6 digit files, but apparently linux would fall apart under it. Odd indeed... and they censored all posts in tech support forums, gagged my...
by techie
Sep 28th, '08, 00:04
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ayumi Hamasaki
Replies: 96
Views: 32501

By the way, did you know that Ayu controls 40% of avextrax's financial assets? Another reason to not quit: save a company and everyone working in it. Holy smokes, I learned something new... :blink Well she has surely worked hard at it though... In appreciation, and for all you others who want more ...
by techie
Sep 26th, '08, 22:57
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [solved] Who's That Face Again?
Replies: 9
Views: 3128

:O she looks quite different from what i remember when i watched Bambino in those pictures you shared. it's tha bangs that makes her look quite different i think. interesting... please continue with this little activity of yours. it's really quite interesting. ^^ I thought so too, she has changed a...
by techie
Sep 26th, '08, 19:24
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [solved] Who's That Face Again?
Replies: 9
Views: 3128

And the answer is.... Fukiishi Kazue I was actually thinking of her part in Shinsengumi when I posted the thread http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Shinsengumi Guess I have to go check for the tight-pants-dorama too now :) Here is my collection of eye candy for her... Click one of the images below to view th...
by techie
Sep 24th, '08, 23:01
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: help please...videos burn too fast
Replies: 9
Views: 2313

Then again if you like coasters for your brewskii, about 50 of them and you can throw a barbie :)


and no I am not talking about tossing your baby sisters toys out the window. :blink

Here is a DivX certified list of various players for you
http://www.divx.com/products/products.php
by techie
Sep 23rd, '08, 00:33
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: help please...videos burn too fast
Replies: 9
Views: 2313

Not much of a help perhaps but I think its a codec issue, or a simple setting in Nero ot being properly picked up on. I would most of all recoomend not re-encoding the mpg/avi to vob and that you get a decent relatively cheap DVD player that can play AVI directly instead. They cost only around $30-$...
by techie
Sep 22nd, '08, 16:46
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [solved] Who's That Face Again?
Replies: 9
Views: 3128

Sure... the more you read, the more you learn, and thats the purpose of this thread anyway. I am looking for more images that will put the faces out of character as well so it wont be the typical pose or facial features you'll see when you compare the actor/actress to something which you may have se...
by techie
Sep 21st, '08, 20:38
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Which manga would you want to see 'drama-tised'?
Replies: 275
Views: 53862

I merged the two threads as identical.
Heads up core2quadcore, if you wnt to change something in your post, simply use the EDIT button of your first post. You dont need to double post that way. It can be a bit confusing at first with all the buttons.
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 23:28
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Atsu-hime (Taiga Drama)
Replies: 105
Views: 56280

I'll be recording this series for my own use - as I've done since Toshiie to Matsu days. But I don't plan on uploading it anywhere. I'm waiting for someone else to take on the challenge of uploading episodes for an entire year. As I've done with Musashi, Shinsengumi! and Furin Kazan, I'll help repl...
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 21:47
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: signature problem
Replies: 15
Views: 3518

Actually in my case it affects every single post made.
I think the forum is modified in such a manner it will not store unique entries for each post any more as this keep s to much space. Instead the posts lookup in the member table to incude the current sig line.
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 21:28
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: signature problem
Replies: 15
Views: 3518

Yup does too... glad you got it fixed.
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 21:23
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: signature problem
Replies: 15
Views: 3518

I will pop a message over to the guys who could possibly fix this.
What I am seeing now is not right at all so it could be something going on.
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 21:16
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 837
Views: 212715

I've heard it before but I am wondering too if its not like indicating "She's one of the guy's" in a sense very familiar.

Hard to tell without knowing the situation.
I havnt' seen jotei myself (yet)
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 20:54
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 837
Views: 212715

shi yes ruulu desu, except in songs its often profoundy pronounced aslo like the word suki (to like) pronounced like skii (skiing) but in songs you hear the suki often drawn out try this... "SU"ck in the su when you say sukiyaki. tsu ... sa... sappari wakarinai... never thought of it. Got an example...
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 19:34
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What are your fetishes? hihi~
Replies: 81
Views: 22850

uhmmm...kinda embarrassing but here goes my fetishes: foot/feet =p You're in good company then... 10 million Americans like feet for some reason. (makes me wonder why they dont like walking :lol ) It's rumored Eddie Murphy refused to do a bed scene with an actress some time back because he didnt li...
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 18:58
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [solved] Who's That Face Again?
Replies: 9
Views: 3128

[solved] Who's That Face Again?

This is a simple little activity poll I came up with when failing to update my sign with a picture. Anyway, I hope to be able to launch one of these ever so often, provided there is interest and I find some good material to work with. So, lets see how up to date you are on this with recognizing face...
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 18:41
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: signature problem
Replies: 15
Views: 3518

Unfortunately it doesnt work for me either, but i have a heap of problems with my logging in and staying logged in right now. Seems phpBB doesnt like my setup very much.
by techie
Sep 20th, '08, 00:00
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: .srt file help! can't read the subtitles!
Replies: 2
Views: 2480

Try downloading WIMPC (Windows mediaplayer classic)
Check and see if the same happens with that one.
You will get it together with a codec pack if you download one of those.

Google for Free Codecs and you'll find
http://www.free-codecs.com/
by techie
Sep 18th, '08, 22:10
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Encyclopedia of Japanese History
Replies: 1
Views: 706

Encyclopedia of Japanese History

for the history buffs... A very nice find in my search for more information. Next time you watch a Taiga dorama, you can verify whats real and not. this file was handed out under the "GNU Free Documentation License" which means "Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies of this li...
by techie
Sep 18th, '08, 00:00
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial Korean Series of the Month September 2008
Replies: 23
Views: 13867

Not your regular Krean series i'd say. Very funny, not what I had expected coming back in on the scene after so long, and much appreciated I must say. I am surprised the interest is so strong for the seeding but we have a relatively low vote participation. Very good to see the strong support in here...
by techie
Sep 17th, '08, 23:54
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial KSoTM Nominations for - October 2008
Replies: 25
Views: 10393

So for the runners up of nomination we elected ... Rosemary, Second Proposal, Queen Of The Game, Ms Kim's Million Dollar Quest Saigo will post the new thread and the voting link will be announced in the torrent page top links as usual from tomorrow giving saigo_x some rest and time to puzzle images ...
by techie
Sep 17th, '08, 15:19
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial KSoTM Nominations for - October 2008
Replies: 25
Views: 10393

sounds like faith is quoting the main plot lines for 97% JSoTW :P ... this is KSoTM :lol:

Ok me and saigo-x will brainstorm about this for tongihts cutoff line at midnight GMT.
Remember GMT is still summertime so its one hour before London time.
by techie
Sep 12th, '08, 23:31
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Talent agencies
Replies: 7
Views: 2509

I voted other too...
I would simply start my own. :p
by techie
Sep 12th, '08, 18:22
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial KSoTM Nominations for - October 2008
Replies: 25
Views: 10393

The Unofficial KSoTM Nominations for - October 2008

The Unofficial KSoTM September 2008 Winner... The winner of the Unofficial KSoTM september 2008 vote was "The Bean Chaff of My Life" The sub's and torrents are available from the header of the torrent's page above. Sub titles and discussion is available at... http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopi...
by techie
Sep 12th, '08, 18:00
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial Korean Series of the Month September 2008
Replies: 23
Views: 13867

And the winner is... The Bean Chaff of My Life... with 30 votes of 88 1% Of Anything [ 15 ] I'm Sorry, I Love You [ 9 ] Wonderful Life [ 15 ] The Bean Chaff Of My Life[ 30 ] Match Made in Heaven [ 6 ] Marrying A Millionaire [ 13 ] The nominations for the next month, October 2008 can be found here ht...
by techie
Sep 11th, '08, 22:55
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Geeky Question! PHP related, any guru's here?
Replies: 5
Views: 2348

Im with you on that. I build for windows only so far but am learning some new tricks and this project is not really an app, more a cart and forum system for a major website project. Just the db alone is 25% larger than OSCommerce but with some nifty features in it. My personal pet project will come ...
by techie
Sep 11th, '08, 21:28
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Geeky Question! PHP related, any guru's here?
Replies: 5
Views: 2348

I know several people here know php really well and I was just to lazy to scoot elsewhere :) yes I need a serious bugger. I wrote my own MySQL Editor and am thinking of writing my own php mysql editor control as well. Just now I dont have time as I have a deadline to meet and thought I could toss a ...
by techie
Sep 11th, '08, 14:58
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Geeky Question! PHP related, any guru's here?
Replies: 5
Views: 2348

Geeky Question! PHP related, any guru's here?

I have tried a few tools and toys that help in building php code, like PHPMaker 5 and so on.
I like them but they make very rudimentary code, not generic at all and I was wondering if someone has any good suggestions for RAD tools for PHP coding against MySQL, other than the above mentioned.
by techie
Sep 10th, '08, 15:38
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial Korean Series of the Month September 2008
Replies: 23
Views: 13867

Since we cant tell if the polls are close dor not here, I will manually close the poll on Friday 18:00 GMT. In that way we will know for sure it's done then. (^^) :salut: edit: Please note, GMT has been moved to somewhere in the Atlantic ocean due to summerheat. (he he... GMT is not Greenwich in the...
by techie
Sep 6th, '08, 18:41
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial Korean Series of the Month September 2008
Replies: 23
Views: 13867

Bumpety... not sure every member knows this is up yet. I am not sure since I dont follow much in RL besides my clients failing computers as usual, but I guess many might be busy starting school again. On the oldlady's question... I am not sure if there has been much on the front of ratings posted so...
by techie
Sep 6th, '08, 01:20
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: is it me or the most popular relationship in jdrama is..?
Replies: 26
Views: 9255

On the capitalization i think he found the ProperCase function in PHP. Anyway... this what you are referring to is common in Korean movies like "Old Guy" for instance. This is a political statement by the director, regarding the taboo relationship between north and south. (as someone else so nicely ...
by techie
Sep 5th, '08, 21:59
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: June 2008's KSoTM: Great Inheritance
Replies: 27
Views: 25957

please note, we now have an unofficial thread for the KSOTM of september 2008
I have added this bump and the link in the original first thread post here.

SEPTEMBER 2008 click here...
http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_64999.htm
by techie
Sep 5th, '08, 21:53
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: The Unofficial Korean Series of the Month September 2008
Replies: 23
Views: 13867

personally I thought Marrying a millionaire was good up until a bit of tedious repetition ocurred.
My vote goes for something I have no clue about :)
by techie
Sep 5th, '08, 21:42
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: WHAT'S GOING ON? K-DRAMA for September
Replies: 29
Views: 9407

Just FYI for nominators,
None of these http://fansub.d-addicts.com/Licensed_KDramas will be posted.
by techie
Sep 5th, '08, 16:58
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: WHAT'S GOING ON? K-DRAMA for September
Replies: 29
Views: 9407

Yup As I said in PM, if saigo_x starts the poll we're two, (my self included) who can edit and bump it as needed.
Go ahead and run it, and lets hope we get this working smoothly.
by techie
Sep 1st, '08, 20:29
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Staying logged in
Replies: 2
Views: 1323

I've noticed something similar too.
There was a problem previously wit the shoutbox code causing similar things so it might have reoccurred.
I'll pop a note to the mods about it, who knows the code better than me.
by techie
Sep 1st, '08, 20:27
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: WHAT'S GOING ON? K-DRAMA for September
Replies: 29
Views: 9407

Ok list the losers because I cant seem to find the list of previous KSOTM's.
Then add one more nomination and we'll see what we can kick off.
Good idea
by techie
Aug 31st, '08, 22:40
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Am I the Only Boy Watching Drama?
Replies: 137
Views: 28120

American dramas, yeah women tend to hang infront of the screen more than guys.

Japanese dorama... Hmmm

Katana+ Cute Girl + Cool Story + Bad Boys = Great Action so why not, need I say more.
by techie
Aug 31st, '08, 22:37
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Need your help - 10 question poll about jdrama
Replies: 41
Views: 7065

Re: Need your help - 10 question poll about jdrama

1.How often do you watch jdrama? As often I can... 2.What kind of jdrama do you like? (ex. drama, love, comedy, fighting, relationships, family, law, hospital and so on) Anything works... 3.Beside jdrama, which other TV series do you watch? (ex. American, Korean) Swedish criminal stories perhaps. No...
by techie
Aug 30th, '08, 20:32
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: If U Could Cheat On Your Bf/Gf With 1 Celeb Who Would It Be?
Replies: 21
Views: 7386

There's only one choice :lol ...

Smart, Funny, Creative, Way beyond cute...
Swimsuit/Grav model gone JDorama actress...
Natsukawa Jun
by techie
Aug 30th, '08, 17:00
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: If D-Addicts had a T-Shirt, would you buy it?
Replies: 15
Views: 3593

Imagine walking down the street realizing that the guy at your local grocers is the one you have been chatting with for 4 years or so :D
by techie
Aug 30th, '08, 16:45
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: HAVE YOU WATCHED ANY DRAMA's MORE THAN ONCE?
Replies: 99
Views: 15056

In no particular order... JDorama ======================================= 101 Proposals (JP) 6x (Well I timed it so I had to) Aoi Tori 2x Kizarasu cats Eye 2x 1litre of tears 2x Kimi no petto 2x Konna koi no hanashi 2x Narita Rikon 2x Sutaa no Koi 3x Yasha 3x Nobuta wo Produce 2x Onsen he iko season...
by techie
Aug 30th, '08, 00:08
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: WHAT'S GOING ON? K-DRAMA for September
Replies: 29
Views: 9407

Mods come and go for many reasons, and smoe may be off for times for work, like my self, or others tied up with finals or school and so on. We are always looking out for new mod-potential and nominations and enquiries to potential candiates happen from time to time at Ruro's disgression. We'll see w...
by techie
Aug 29th, '08, 23:05
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: WHAT'S GOING ON? K-DRAMA for September
Replies: 29
Views: 9407

As we have an exceptional case, i know even for JSOTW there has been occassions when fewer seeders are accepted. I would say, as long we keep the community alive and it's active sharing, why not. On the issue of previous dramas having been KSotM I would suggest we pick a few that has not been recent...
by techie
Aug 29th, '08, 19:19
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: WHAT'S GOING ON? K-DRAMA for September
Replies: 29
Views: 9407

Giving this thing a bump.
I will check in later tonight again too, GMT, as I'll be working anyway.
Lets hope we can get something going.
You guys should know by now (better than me) what was recent KSotM's so I'll leave it to you to sort yourself out (^^)
by techie
Aug 29th, '08, 00:42
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Favorite JDorama Theme Song
Replies: 82
Views: 23156

opening theme: First Love - Utada Hikaru (Forbidden Love)
closing theme: Nanamujika - (ナナムジカ)- .心音 (Xenos)
by techie
Aug 28th, '08, 20:07
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: WHAT'S GOING ON? K-DRAMA for September
Replies: 29
Views: 9407

I have posted a message in the mod group as well. Go ahead for now and run one unofficial poll for those who have some KDrama to share. I am unfortunately not that up to dat on it and have been off for a while for work. We'll see if there can be a new mod assigned to this topic soon as I know Ruro h...
by techie
Aug 27th, '08, 23:36
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Self-learn Japanese?
Replies: 44
Views: 40293

Here is a tip or all people in London, United Kingdom or thereabouts who wish to learn Japanese. I stumbled in on this place once, at Oxford Street number 25-27 on the third floor. Its an all out Japanese lead learning centre and for UK standards its dirt cheap. When I was there a couple of months a...
by techie
Aug 27th, '08, 23:28
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ayumi Hamasaki
Replies: 96
Views: 32501

I was actually thinking something in reverse along the very same lines last week when I stumbled on "Robyn" (Swedish chic who re-released in the US again and was recently on David Lettermans show. In 2002 she came out with a really nice sounding song called "Blow my mind" which reminded me heavily o...
by techie
Aug 27th, '08, 20:56
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Kanbe Miyuki - Sailor moon actress/stage acctress die age 24
Replies: 0
Views: 1915

Kanbe Miyuki - Sailor moon actress/stage acctress die age 24

I just stumbled on this message at Akiba-Online. I thought it would be fitting the crowd here to hear about this too, since i could not find anything about her in the wiki pages or here on the forum. --- (cinta_laura at akiba online wrote...) In Memory of Miyuki Kanbe Miyuki Kanbe was the third actr...
by techie
Feb 1st, '08, 00:30
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Inoue Mao
Replies: 1068
Views: 336750

here is a cool Time Delay video from YouTube


Dont know if you have this here already but heavens its 24 pages long
by techie
Jan 27th, '08, 22:07
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] SP/Security Police
Replies: 137
Views: 51867

dont be so certain they wont try to make a sequal seasons to this...
in the last second before the black screen turns to SP image and then ending credits you can faintly see a 'to be continued' screen
by techie
Jan 21st, '08, 13:09
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Can't name that song...
Replies: 21
Views: 4811

did you mean Hana with Orange Range???

have not seen a PV for it though
by techie
Jan 17th, '08, 01:11
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Asian Martial Arts (which style)
Replies: 16
Views: 3967

Iaido always sounded interesting, and kyudo as well. One guy who was running an aikido dojo in my neighborhood is awesome and won lots of European competitions in Iaido. Myself, I used to practice judo for some time until my left shoulder gave up. It's not advisable having a 180 lbs (about 85-90 kg)...
by techie
Jan 16th, '08, 22:24
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How many language do you speak?
Replies: 490
Views: 122653

use German, Swedish, English fluently (almost and not in that order) on a daily basis. Barely grasp a bit Japanese in simple phrases, and as someone else said, does puter lingo's count :D It is a scary fact, that I can probably insult people better than most in about three or four more languages, bu...
by techie
Jan 16th, '08, 19:15
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Natsukawa Jun
Replies: 2
Views: 3805

Lucky me then I dont have to be perceived as TOOO dirty old man :D
by techie
Jan 16th, '08, 18:19
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Natsukawa Jun
Replies: 2
Views: 3805

Natsukawa Jun

Not quite your standard Dorama actress but she showed potential this Christmas season. Well she was in Hotman 1 too... and more... I have a question for those well versed in Japanese era calendars. Jun-Jun was born in S55, September 19th This would be 1981 when counting backwards, while the Wikipedi...