The Japanese government is finally revising its approach to sex ed in Japan. But media and online creators are still filling in major gaps.
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It coulda been a contender. Sadly, 24 Japan – a Japanese remake of an American classic – was dead on arrival. What went wrong?
The revival of a popular drama is met with huge fanfare and ratings – but some are pointing out that its depiction of Japanese business feels a tad dated.
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