- Ito's tendency to mock his own horror art by pairing it with mundane topics, especially in relation to overplaying his own behavior like one of the deranged obsessives in his stories.
- In the Animated Adaptation, Souichi makes a cloth dummy to replace his teacher. The quote while it's teaching science class sells it."So basically, this goes like this, and that goes like that."
Funny / Junji Ito