X Japan – Art of Life – Live Full Version

On August 5, 2011, in Music, X Japan,

Something real and amazing. Live performance of Art of Life – 34 minutes full version: X Japan – Art of Life Live (34:05) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_VNlzYnN4Q    

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Meowee Getting Old.

On August 5, 2011, in Cats, More,

My husband found that Meowee, our cat, is long-sighted. He said that he saw her bumping right into a bookcase  in corridor. He assured me that she could see long distance. We were watching her walk toward a room.  She nearly bumped in the wall next to the entrance, before walking into the room. He […]

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Double Dip Recession? Will see.

On August 5, 2011, in More,

Just for quick record to check later if I am correct. Our business is like a canary in the coal mine.  Last time it started last half of 2007. This time we see in our business  it already started in June. I read only one expert saying that recession has started in May. According to […]

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X Japan – Dahlia The Last Live

On July 30, 2011, in Music, X Japan,

I like this version. X-Japan-Dahlia The Last Live http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y02pdNe9unQ Answering question, Yoshiki tweeted release of “The Last Live” will be possibly in October in Japan. Hope it will be released in the US too. But I doubt it. It will be a bit confusing to release “The Last Live” when they are going to release […]

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CFS (Comprehensive Fuel Services) in Mongolia – Latest News

On July 28, 2011, in More, Nuclear Plants,

Here’s the latest: TOKYO (Kyodo) — Mongolia has reservations about a plan to build a facility there to store or dispose of spent nuclear fuel from other countries, Japanese Foreign Minister Takeaki Matsumoto said Wednesday. July 28, 2011 Mainichi Daily News: Mongolia expresses reservations about nuclear fuel repository plan http://mdn.mainichi.jp/mdnnews/news/20110728p2g00m0dm022000c.html This was after Kyodo News […]

X Japan – Without You

On July 23, 2011, in Music, X Japan,

I like this version. X JAPAN – Without You 20090502 Tokyo dome 無敵な夜: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mi_hQORegME This song was written for Hide, the former guitarist of X Japan, who passed away in 1998. Yoshiki heard the news that another former member of his band Taiji passed away (suicide) several days ago and reportedly he was shaken badly. […]

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Borders Closing

On July 23, 2011, in Catching Up, More,

Borders is closing its remaining 399 stores and started selling everything in the stores on Friday. I read that Borders in Fort Lauderdale we used to visit in 1990s closed beginning this year. I feel a bit nostalgic about these days; shopping in Galleria Mall, dropping by the nearly Borders on the way back. We liked the atmosphere and […]

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It’s Not China – 68.1% of U.S. Government Debt is Owned by U.S. Individuals, U.S. Institutions and Funds

On July 22, 2011, in More,

U.S. Government Debt was 13 Trillion 562 Billion Dollars as of Septmebr 30, 2010. I got a wrong idea that China and Japan hold most of the US government debt. While I was trying to find who hold Chinese local government bonds, I found following the article. Political Calculations March 15, 2011 To Whom Does the […]

US-Japan Nuclear Energy Cooperation for Emerging Markets

On July 20, 2011, in More, Nuclear Plants,

I came across this page. The Howard Baker Forum United States – Japan Roundtable Series: http://www.bakerdonelson.com/howard-baker-forum-united-states-japan-roundtable-series/ In essence, the Roundtable is a “community of interest” that meets to provide a platform for exchange and cooperation between U.S. and Japanese public and private participants with a stake in promoting a safe and secure global nuclear renaissance. 4 […]

China’s Carrier-Killer Missile?

On July 19, 2011, in More,

NHK July 17, 2011 Taiwan report;China deploys anti-ship missile : http://www3.nhk.or.jp/daily/english/19_22.html A Taiwanese defense report says that China has already deployed part of the world’s first anti-ship ballistic missiles to prevent US forces from intervening in a possible cross-strait conflict. Here’s a related article by Bill Gertz on Washington times December 27, 2010 China has […]

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