It’s a common prank in Japan to shove your fingers into someones ass. It’s called Kancho.
In Japan, “The Jersey Shore” airs under the name “Macaroni Rascals“.
Most of the Japanese say that they are Buddhists and most of them don’t believe in Buddha.
Japanese swordsmiths are limited to making 24 per year, one of the reasons they cost so much.
Scientists considered bombing Japanese volcanoes in order to trigger an eruption during WWII.
In Japan they sell square watermelons to fit better in a refrigerator.
In Japan there is a spa where you can swim in tea, coffee, and wine.
A Japanese word, “Bushusuru,” was coined after George H.W. Bush publicly vomited on the Prime Minister of Japan during a formal state dinner. The word literally means “to do the ‘Bush’ thing, or to vomit.”
There are more vending machines in Japan than people in New Zealand.
Imperfect teeth (yaeba) is commonly considered to be cute in Japan.