History Blog / GaijinSmash

9th Aug '16 11:18:58 PM Twiddler
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* ScheduleSlip: As mentioned in the intro, the blog has been suffering through a bad case of this recently. This is due to him not having much time to write, what with his job and family, as well as him admitting to not be as bewildered by Japanese culture anymore.
17th Feb '16 1:15:30 PM zero0616
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In June 2010, the blog switched names to the "Gaijin Chronicles". It has been going through ScheduleSlip, as there was a hiatus of ''four'' years from [[http://gaijinchronicles.com/2012/01/06/happy-2012/ January 2012]] to [[http://gaijinchronicles.com/2016/02/06/im-back/ January 2016]]. Updates will likely remain scarce.

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In June 2010, the blog switched names to the "Gaijin Chronicles". It has been going through ScheduleSlip, as there was a hiatus of ''four'' years from [[http://gaijinchronicles.com/2012/01/06/happy-2012/ January 2012]] to [[http://gaijinchronicles.com/2016/02/06/im-back/ January February 2016]]. Updates will likely remain scarce.
6th Feb '16 11:28:46 AM Nikumubeki
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In June 2010, the blog switched names to the "Gaijin Chronicles". It has been going through ScheduleSlip as the most recent post occurred in January 2012.

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In June 2010, the blog switched names to the "Gaijin Chronicles". It has been going through ScheduleSlip ScheduleSlip, as the most recent post occurred in there was a hiatus of ''four'' years from [[http://gaijinchronicles.com/2012/01/06/happy-2012/ January 2012.2012]] to [[http://gaijinchronicles.com/2016/02/06/im-back/ January 2016]]. Updates will likely remain scarce.
4th Feb '16 7:03:47 AM Levviathan6
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* MightyWhiteyAndMellowYellow: Azarel discusses this trope once. He believes that part of the perception of this is that Japanese in general approach foreigners with fewer of the cultural constraints that come between them, and aggressively compared to how foreigners approach each other.

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* {{Metaphorgotten}}: Happens occasionally.
-->[[http://gaijinchronicles.com/2010/06/10/line-theory// "Ysee, the Japanese LOVE lines.]] Like, if you could make the concept of lining up into a human being, otaku guys would marry the DS game which simulates lining up for things."
* MightyWhiteyAndMellowYellow: Azarel Azrael discusses this trope once. He believes that part of the perception of this is that Japanese in general approach foreigners with fewer of the cultural constraints that come between them, and aggressively compared to how foreigners approach each other.
7th Jul '15 7:54:13 AM erforce
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* {{Arson Murder and Jaywalking}}: After a girls' dodgeball game Az was watching unexpectedly turned from timid to violent, he said if he was in a house and had the choice of facing "a group of Japanese girls in K-Groove [[Series/TwentyFour Jack Bauer]] berserker mode" downstairs or "[[Franchise/ANightmareonElmStreet Freddy Krueger]], [[Franchise/FridayThe13th Jason]], the masked guy from the ''Franchise/{{Scream}}'' movies, Franchise/{{Predator}}s, Franchise/{{Alien}}s, and Music/CelineDion singing the ''Film/{{Titanic}}'' song" upstairs, hed go upstairs and take his chances, because hed actually have a remote chance of coming out of it alive.
* AssShove: Kancho.

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* {{Arson Murder and Jaywalking}}: ArsonMurderAndJaywalking: After a girls' dodgeball game Az was watching unexpectedly turned from timid to violent, he said if he was in a house and had the choice of facing "a group of Japanese girls in K-Groove [[Series/TwentyFour Jack Bauer]] berserker mode" downstairs or "[[Franchise/ANightmareonElmStreet Freddy Krueger]], [[Franchise/FridayThe13th Jason]], the masked guy from the ''Franchise/{{Scream}}'' movies, Franchise/{{Predator}}s, Franchise/{{Alien}}s, and Music/CelineDion singing the ''Film/{{Titanic}}'' ''Film/{{Titanic|1997}}'' song" upstairs, hed go upstairs and take his chances, because hed actually have a remote chance of coming out of it alive.
* %%* AssShove: Kancho.



* ComicSutra: The Octopus.

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* %%* ComicSutra: The Octopus.
4th Feb '15 12:33:28 PM FearlessSon
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Added DiffLines:

-->'''[[http://gaijinchronicles.com/2007/03/06/pump-it-up/ Azreal:]]''' As Ive stated numerous times, Im a big black guy. 63 (190 cm or so), 200 pounds. The Japanese take one look at me and see a man who can break them in half. I wouldnt necessarily say that this is a Japanese thing, a lot of cultures will think twice before picking a fight with a black dude twice their size.
26th Jan '15 2:25:51 PM Aringon
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* {{Meganekko}}: [[http://outpostnine.com/editorials/picture2.html Ms. Americanized]] is a subversion. She ''looks'' like a Meganekko, but she's pretty much the opposite of a ShrinkingViolet, having gained her nickname in part from being outspoken and vulgar even by American standards.

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* {{Meganekko}}: [[http://outpostnine.com/editorials/picture2.html Ms. Americanized]] Americanized is a subversion. She ''looks'' like a Meganekko, but she's pretty much the opposite of a ShrinkingViolet, having gained her nickname in part from being outspoken and vulgar even by American standards.



* NiceGuy: [[http://outpostnine.com/editorials/niceguy.html Well...]]

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* NiceGuy: [[http://outpostnine.com/editorials/niceguy.html Well...]]
23rd Dec '14 11:59:11 AM TheUnsquished
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* CoolVsAwesome: One English class where Az asks his students to roleplay ends up with "BarackObama" meeting "[[TwentyFour Jack Bauer]]". All parties agree this is something that needs to happen in RealLife.

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* CoolVsAwesome: One English class where Az asks his students to roleplay ends up with "BarackObama" "UsefulNotes/BarackObama" meeting "[[TwentyFour Jack Bauer]]". All parties agree this is something that needs to happen in RealLife.
26th Jul '14 1:06:48 AM Totema
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of them can ask if I have a [[GagPenis big dick]]. Or "bigu dikku" in [[GratuitousEnglish Engrish]].

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of them can ask if I have a [[GagPenis [[BlackIsBiggerInBed big dick]]. Or "bigu dikku" in [[GratuitousEnglish Engrish]].
15th Apr '14 11:35:19 AM Catbert
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* HotDad: One of Az's female coworkers testified that she couldn't look Ultimate Sweetness's father (see ImTakingHerHomeWithMe below) in the eyes without getting all faint in the knees. Said father is also a [[TheAce national-level judo champion and built his family's house himself]]. [[http://gaijinchronicles.com/2007/02/13/speech-contest/ Az comments on how impossible their family sounds.]]
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