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Sunday | Jalopnik

This Is One Awesome Mitsubishi Evolution VII Drift Car

Welcome to Cars of The Ku, a new weekend segment where I highlight a cool car I've found around where I live. Ku is the Japanese word for "city ward."

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Sunday | Journal Gazette

Japan's yen for cuties goes beyond Kitty

TOKYO Hello Kitty, who many learned recently is a girl and not a cat, may be the queen of Japan's cute characters.

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Related Topix: Japan, World News, Asia, Asia Travel, Travel, Japan Travel, Tokyo, Japan Travel, Life, Hobbies, Family, Kids, Anime and Manga

Fri Sep 12, 2014

HotelChatter

Los Angeles: The Line Hotel Will Be The Official Hello Kitty Con Hotel

Hello Kitty , not actually a kitty , is turning 40 years-old this year and to celebrate, Sanrio is hosting the first ever official Hello Kitty Con 2014 in Los Angeles from October 30-November 2. EEEK! If you're a huge Hello Kitty lover , then you should book your room at The Line Hotel in Koreatown, STAT. The hotel, which is the official Hello Kitty Con Hotel, has put together a "Hello Kitty Sweet Stay" Package which includes an exclusive Hello Kitty 40th Anniversary Welcome Kit at check-in, and lots of "super cute" Hello Kitty themed surprises throughout the hotel like HK limited edition items at the hotel's Poketo gift shop and Hello Kitty food .

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TechEBlog

5 More Bizarre Products From Japan You Won't Believe Exist

Hello Kitty like you've never seen the cat before in contact lens form. Even if you don't need contacts, these are purely cosmetic and also comes complete with a themed case as well as box, making it a perfect gift for any Hello Kitty fanatic.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Daily Mail

Hello Kitty plane makes its Paris debut in honour of character's 40th birthday

A bay in a bomb crater, coloured glass pebbles and sands lapped by luminous waters: World's most unusual beaches revealed Making the fur fly! Taiwanese Hello Kitty plane makes its Paris debut in honour of the cute cartoon character's 40th birthday Holiday cash stash: Britons hoarding A 3BILLION worth of unused foreign currency at home 'It's great, I get to meet new people': 11-year-old girl whose mother allows her to travel abroad alone hits back at critics - and shares her holiday snaps Race to the ends of the earth! Luxury cruise liner to become the first to traverse Arctic's notorious Northwest Passage Nine passengers and one crew member left needing hospital treatment after Virgin pilots hit turbulence while changing course to AVOID bad weather Paris police commissioner slapped in the face while trying to stop French capital's notorious 'bracelet scammers' from targeting tourists ... (more)

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Malaysian National News Agency

Sanrio Hello Kitty Town Nusajaya To Host Largest Gathering Of Fans In Southeast Asia

JOHOR BAHARU, Sept 11 -- The 40th Hello Kitty anniversary celebration in Nusajaya here next month is set to host the first and largest Hello Kitty fans gathering in Southeast Asia. Ambassador for Sanrio Hello Kitty Town, Nusajaya, Joyce Tay said in conjunction with the celebration, the theme park had introduced new activities starting August until end-October, to reward new and returning visitors.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Jaunted

Only Good News as Another Airline Announces Collaboration with Hello Kitty

Stop the presses for important breaking news. Hello Kitty is collaborating with yet another Asian airline and, for the first time, the partnership is all about featuring the cartoon girl-cat in her signature colors of pink, purple and white.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Los Angeles Times

'Spoofing' by telemarketers may be legal, but you can fight back

William knows he can report telemarketers that defy the do-not-call list to the Federal Trade Commission. But what if there's no number on the caller ID to report? What William is asking about is the practice of "spoofing," by which callers can hide or disguise their phone numbers.

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Asia News Network

SINGAPORE: Excuse me, are you a cat?

It was an online revelation that caused everyone to momentarily pause and exclaim a collective "WHAT?" And what followed was widespread chaos and confusion unheard of online since maybe five or six days ago. Some were in despair, others began to question the meaning of life and the very authenticity of the reality we think we live in.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Asia News Network

SINGAPORE: Excuse me, are you a cat?

It was an online revelation that caused everyone to momentarily pause and exclaim a collective "WHAT?" And what followed was widespread chaos and confusion unheard of online since maybe five or six days ago. Some were in despair, others began to question the meaning of life and the very authenticity of the reality we think we live in.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

Detroit News

It's not just Hello Kitty: Japan's character craze

Japanese mascot character 'Funassyi' poses for photographers on the red carpet at MTV Video Music Awards Japan ceremony at Makuhari Amphitheater in Chiba near Tokyo. In a bright yellow, stretchy bodysuit, the pear-fairy jumps up and down frantically and talks in a rapid-fire, high-pitched voice, shouting 'nashi!' at the end of each sentence.

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TechEBlog

When Hello Kitty Meets Superheroes, You Get These Strange Characters

Unless Disney buys out Sanrio, we probably won't see a Hello Kitty Thor anytime soon, but many fans worldwide are already creating their own versions of their favorite superheroes. Other characters include: Captain America, Nick Fury, Batman, Magneto and Even Gandalf.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Hello Kitty, Roy Choi and Spam musubi: A match made in heaven?

While the world continues to debate Hello Kitty's feline and human attributes, Roy Choi will be busy crafting his version of a super-cute Spam musubi in her honor. It's all connected to Hello Kitty's 40th anniversary celebration, and the 2014 Hello Kitty Con fan convention, which will be headquartered at the Line Hotel in Koreatown, which also houses Choi's Pot and Commissary restaurants.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Suria

Bank of Japan holds off fresh stimulus...

The Bank of Japan on Thursday stuck by its view that the world's number three economy was recovering, despite a contraction in the second quarter that underlined the damage inflicted by an April sales tax hike. Sanrio's Hello Kitty pays a visit to the company's character goods shop in Tokyo in 2009.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

EVA Air's Hello Kitty jet heads to Paris

It's Hello Kitty's 40th birthday and, thanks to EVA Air, Sanrio's beloved pop icon and her friends will soon be taking passengers to Europe.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Al Bawaba

ME gets some comic relief - Superheroes invade Dubai Comic Con 2014

Image 1 of 16: New superheroes are born all the time. Erotic artist Milo Manara has created a new Spider Woman, slammed by critics as "more like a colonoscopy than a costume".

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The Japan Times

Review: Lisa Loeb at Billboard Live

Everyone has probably heard at least one Lisa Loeb song, and most likely it was her debut single "Stay " - a worldwide hit exactly 20 years ago.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Daily Mail

Forget Hello Kitty, now Japan spawns even MORE cat characters: So...

Forget Hello Kitty, now Japan spawns even MORE cat characters: So will kids be clamouring for Kumamom and Funassyi merchandise soon? Hello Kitty.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Hyperallergic

Required Reading

This week, war photography and pop culture, breaking up the major museums, Hello Kitty is not a cat, video game sexism, criminalizing science, and more.

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Greenwich Citizen

It's not just Hello Kitty: Japan's character craze

In this June 10, 2009 file photo, Hello Kitty poses in its original tartan blouse and ribbon during a news conference to unveil "Official Hello Kitty Tartan" products at British Embassy in Tokyo.

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