Monthly Archives: June 2011

Top 5 Commencement Speeches of 2011

The top 5 commencement speeches of 2011 are posted here. Watch, listen, be entertained, and come away with insight. Continue reading

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Skeptikai Notices (June27) – News, psychology, Japan, & more

Skeptikai notices…
Among other things, a Chinese boy almost killed himself until a girl who had no connection with him saved his life with a kiss. Continue reading

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Who is Aimi Eguchi?

Glico recently caused a lot of buzz with their commercial featuring someone who doesn’t exist. Continue reading

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How Girl Groups Make it Big in Japan

How do Japanese idols make it big in Japan? There’s no magic formula, but they all seem to have a few things in common. Continue reading

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Skeptikai Notices (June18) – News, psychology, Japan, & more

Skeptikai notices from June 18. Continue reading

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Skeptikai on Twitter

Japan is the “Twitter Nation,” and it’s still growing with no end in sight. It’s growing so big, in fact… that Skeptikai decided to join. Continue reading

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Outsiders have it all wrong – Japan is all right

Much of the foreign media has done a largely terrible job reporting on Japan’s devastations. This article describes the two approaches that came about to deal with the situation, the Western and the Japanese approach. Continue reading

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Skeptikai Notices (June7) – Psychology, Japan, books, & more

Here are some things Skeptikai noticed recently… Continue reading

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