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Rainbow Bridge Celebrating Tokyo Olympics 2020

Rainbow Bridge Celebrating Tokyo Olympics 2020

Sep 13, 2013

Now that Tokyo has been awarded the 2020 Summer Olympics the city is abuzz with excitement. Many places are celebrating by lighting up with the colors of the Olympic rings. The Rainbow Bridge, spanning Tokyo Bay, is no different. Whenever there’s an important event the bridge is set aglow in colored lights. Obviously being chosen to host the Summer...

Citizen Kane and Sculptures at Hakone

Citizen Kane and Sculptures at Hakone

Oct 11, 2012

Anyone here into sculpture appreciation? The other day I finally got around to watching the film classic Citizen Kane starring Orson Welles. I’ve always wanted to watch it but somehow kept on forgetting to rent the DVD. Well, now that I saw it all I can say is that while the plot was so-so (basically the tragic story of a filthy rich newspaper...