Join 3,512 readers in helping fund MetaFilter (Hide)

13 posts tagged with SLYT and japan. (View popular tags)
Displaying 1 through 13 of 13. Subscribe:

Throwback Thursday: Japanese kids dancing to classic house music

Japanese kids house dancing (SLYT) Does exactly what it says on the tin.
posted by Unicorn on the cob on Jun 5, 2014 - 9 comments

Continue petting it assiduously.

How to Make Thin Hamster (SLYT)
posted by overeducated_alligator on Apr 29, 2014 - 48 comments

Jii! Jii! USB!

Lighters never looked so cute.
posted by mippy on Sep 5, 2013 - 17 comments

I wanna be where you are

On a hazy February day in 2011, a special rainbow-colored train sped down the tracks to celebrate the newly-completed bullet train line spanning the island of Kyushu, Japan, and everybody came out to greet it.
posted by Sokka shot first on Aug 19, 2013 - 19 comments

Not available in blue

How Mercedes Benz sells cars in Japan: anime car chases against legendary food trucks (slyt).
posted by MartinWisse on Apr 21, 2013 - 36 comments

Mushi Mushi

Listen, you screwheads. Here is a man who would not take missed calls anymore. (SLYT)
posted by cmoj on Jan 9, 2013 - 48 comments

LUNCH: The Terror Within

3 month old baby red panda surprised while eating. [more inside]
posted by elizardbits on Nov 19, 2012 - 62 comments

"One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man."

Upgrade Your Nintendo 3DS’s Sound. [SLYT] "Of the variety of things one might find to complain about in regards to the Nintendo 3DS, the sound doesn’t immediately come to mind. It’s not great sound, mind, but there are a litany of things that are more obvious. Thanks to one intrepid inventor, however, you are now just a series of tubes, clips and metal funnels away from awesome sound. Now, in order to figure out the exact combination of these things you’ll need to translate the instructions from Japanese." [Via].
posted by Fizz on Jun 17, 2012 - 14 comments

Works on low-talkers too!

Having confronted the problem of how to walk past someone without running into them, it's time MetaFilter dealt with another pressing social issue: How to deal with slow walkers (SLYT).
posted by scalefree on Dec 28, 2011 - 47 comments

Doctor Volga, forgive me!

CHARGEMAN KEN episode 35: DYNAMITE IN THE BRAIN (Youtube, 5:19)
...in which our poorly-animated, generic 70s anime boy superhero finds a unique way to thwart the villains' plans. (Via the excellent let's anime.) [more inside]
posted by JHarris on Oct 25, 2011 - 15 comments

Wonderful Day

Cathy's House [SLYT]
posted by Fizz on Apr 17, 2011 - 36 comments

Japan Is An Island

Japan - The Strange Country, a short infographic film by Kenichi Tanaka. [JP version]
posted by d1rge on Apr 13, 2010 - 24 comments

Mass webcam choreography

Hibi no Neiro by Sour [more inside]
posted by Dr-Baa on Jul 3, 2009 - 16 comments

Page: 1