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1,000-Year Old Tree in Front of Kamakura Shrine Knocked Down By Strong Winds
Offbeat  (tags: giant ginkgo tree, 1, 000-year-old, Japan, Kamakura, Tsurugaoka Hachiman shrine, strong winds, knocked down, treasure )

- 3359 days ago -
KAMAKURA, Kanagawa -- A 1,000-year-old giant ginkgo tree in front ot the main hall of Tsurugaoka Hachiman shrine here has been knocked down, apparently by strong winds.
British-Style Pub Quizzes Tease The Mind - And Help Charity
Offbeat  (tags: British, pub, quiz, charity, Oxfam, Oxfam Japan, Tokyo, 1, 000yen, proceeds, give, FootNiK )

- 3374 days ago -
Combining booze and a quiz at a pub is a popular British pastime. That plus charity is Oxfam Japan IVG's monthly pub quiz. The Japanese unit of the international aid organization holds the event at a Tokyo pub, charging the participants 1,000 yen.
Noam Chomsky on Marijuana   video
Offbeat  (tags: Chomskyno, 1, Noam, Chomsky, Marijuana, Cannabis, Weed, Comedy, Funny, Legalise )

- 3960 days ago -
The poor people and immigrants were targeted especially in the southwest.

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