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Yakuza quote of the day

“As Joseph Castellano… put it, ‘What is a Gambino crime family?… Does this Gambino crime family have an office? Does the office have a plaque on the door that says, “Gambino crime family?”‘ In Japan, the answers would be, in reverse order, ‘yes,’ ‘yes,’ and ‘read our rules and creed.’
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Nihonjinron quote of the day

“His intent was to show… a constantly changing kaleidoscope of different cultures- not a hard piece of marble monoculture,as the … state suggests- and that acknowledging those differences is an important step towards a healthier society” Read the rest of this entry »