Ep 169: How to Pass Your Driver's Test Nov. 24, 2009

from Planet Japan Podcast· ·

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We open the show with our favorite wacky, yet actual HEADLINES from actual newspapers.


President Obama came to Japan and created a crisis in Right-Wing World after bowing to the Japanese Emperor. Bowing in Japan? Whoever heard of such a thing? 




Our new hero is a 65-year-old woman in Korea who passed her driver's license exam after taking it a whopping 950 times. (Thanks to Emad for the tip!)


Our Tech Corner takes a look at the newest bra from Triumph International - the ...



(Click PLAY Button to LISTEN NOW)


We open the show with our favorite wacky, yet actual HEADLINES from actual newspapers.


President Obama came to Japan and created a crisis in Right-Wing World after bowing to the Japanese Emperor. Bowing in Japan? Whoever heard of such a thing? 




Our new hero is a 65-year-old woman in Korea who passed her driver's license exam after taking it a whopping 950 times. (Thanks to Emad for the tip!)


Our Tech Corner takes a look at the newest bra from Triumph International - the Golf Bra!




We update our stories on singer Noriko Sakai, who has been given an 18-month sentence for possession of amphetamines, and Tatsuya Ishihashi, the alleged killer of English teacher Lindsay Hawker, who was finally captured after eluding police for two-and-a-half years. For his trouble, we've named him this week's Dick of the Week!!


In this week's Religion Corner, we delve into the amusing and scary bag o' hate mail that has been sent to ProudAtheists.com.


A woman in England has been found guilty of creating a nuisance after neighbors complained that her sexual exploits were WAY too loud.


For the first time ever, Planet Japan presents live music from a couple of local Okayama musicians, Kris McCourt and Mamadu Diabate. They'll be appearing at The New World Beat Festival at Desperado's here in Okayama on December 5th. Check out their YouTube video below...



That's it for this time. Thanks for listening!