“The WEIRD FACTS about Japan” has been a hot topic online recently.
Things what seem very strange and unbelievable for a foreigner in Japan but completely normal for Japanese people.
Let’s see what’s going on in Japan…
In Japan, 685 children complained about dizziness and nausea and got transported to hospital after one of the “POKEMON” episode was aired in 1997.
You’ll be forgiven when you fall asleep while working in Japan as it is believed that you would fall asleep because you are working very hard.
The population of people older than 100 year old is over 50,000 in Japan.
Japan has over 1500 earthquakes every year.
Train system in Japan is one of the most punctual transportation in the world. The average delay time is only 18 seconds.
Japan and Russia still have not signed a peace treaty to end the Second World War. It’s because of the problem over the Northern Territories.
In Japan and South Korea, there are coffee shops called “Cat Cafe”, where you can hang out and relax with cats.
98% of adoption in Japan is done for adult men. It’s to become a son-in-law and be taken into family, to take over and maintain the family run business.
It is illegal to dance after midnight in Japan.
90% of cellphones in Japan are waterproof. It’s because many young Japanese people use their cellphones while in shower.
Japanese people who survived “the Titanic” were described as ” COWARDS” because they didn’t die with other passengers.
Watermelons in square shape are produced in Japan. The purpose for that is because it’s easier to stack or put away compare to round ones.
Japan is formed with 6800 islands.
Japan has only 2 murders with guns a year.
Teachers and students clean their class room and other rooms in school together in Japan.
The oldest company in the world was in Japan, and it was in business from year 578 to 2006.
There are 5,520,000 vending machines in Japan.
Japan has more pets than children.