From Hello Kitty to Hello Titty?

A new series of marketing characters is hitting the shops in Japan this year, and this is what they look like – Meet the Milk-chans. Breasts, five of them. Colors vary, but they appear to be all the same size, and in the tradition of Kogepan or Hello Kitty each character has its own personality. Don’t hesitate to visit the official Funwari Milk-chan web site for more bosomy cuteness in Japanese. Enjoy!

A brief explanation of the recent decline of the USD.

I’m as surprised as anyone over the continued weakness of the US dollar. I thought the greenback would see some stabilization after reaching parity with the loonie but its value has continued tumbling and it’s now worth slightly less than $0.91 CAD. If you look over at Reddit there’s hardly a day that goes by nowadays without 2 or 3 new stories on the subject. Here’s how I see the current crisis. Continue reading “A brief explanation of the recent decline of the USD.”