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  1. Opera Review: NZ Opera - The MikadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dominion Post

    ... in one of those glorious Japanese stationery stores. It's the Japan that bequeathed us Harajuku fashion and Hello Kitty.." and it is all immensely stylish, with wonderfully atmospheric yet economical sets, beautifully lit, and completely appropriate ...


  2. BWW Review: Madam Butterfly, King's Head TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Butterfly, despite being supposedly destitute after Pinkerton leaves, listens to her iPod and clutches a large Hello Kitty toy. The constant bowing by Butterfly and her maid Suzuki also seems disingenuous and contrived. With a rotating cast, ...


  3. Telecom Tidbits #2446Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | TMCnet

    According to Lookout Security , "More than six million user accounts and personal records were breached in January alone. Nine major companies were compromised, including Sanrio, the owners of the Hello Kitty brand; Supercell, a popular mobile gaming company; and Popeyes Louisiana Chicken, a well-known fast food chain.


  4. Toymakers bounce back in the land of adult nappiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Economist

    ... and is now a millennial anti-hero, was dreamed up through a collaboration between Sanrio (best known for its "Hello Kitty" franchise) and the Tokyo Broadcasting System. Gudetama first appeared on a short televised animation, filling the gap between ...


  5. The Underground World of Japanese Nail Art in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The New York Observer

    You've probably seen them on Instagram: long nails covered in more Swarovski crystals than you could ever imagine or Hello Kitty faces protruding out of a French mani. This kind of nail art is intrinsically Japanese, and in New York City, there are only a few nail salons that can create some of those insane fingernails seen on the streets on Tokyo.


  6. Hello Kitty Cafe Truck returns to Central FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Summer Young, 3 of Glendale, strikes a pose in front of the Hello Kitty Cafe truck in Glendale, Calif. on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017.


  7. Tokyo Plays ItselfRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Eater

    O n the top floor of @home cafe in Tokyo's geek-friendly Akihabara district, in a low-ceilinged, brightly lit room that smelled of a poorly ventilated deep fryer, a coterie of frilly aproned maids were delivering wobbly, abstractly decadent Jell-O towers to their eager guests. Their up-pitched cries of " Okaerinasai goshujin-sama !" pierced the air every time a new group of customers arrived, and clusters of middle-aged men queued up to get a picture with their favorite girls and a selection of oversized stuffed animals.


  8. One Ok Rock's Bassist Komada Ryota Gets Married To Avril Lavigne's SisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    *Lavigne senpai is best known for her serenade to Japan Hello Kitty * This is allegedly Michelle instagram account, followed by OOR members Toru and Ryota.


  9. Dutch creator of Miffy the rabbit dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Japan Times

    ... Kerkhof. Miffy is hugely popular in Japan and is sometimes assumed to be a Japanese character because Sanrio's Hello Kitty is drawn in a similar style. Bruna had expressed his dislike for Hello Kitty, calling it a copy of Miffy. His death was a ...


  10. Dick Bruna, creator of Miffy dead at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | UPI

    ... by people of all ages." In an interview with The Telegraph in 2008, Bruna commented on how Japanese character Hello Kitty has been compared to Miffy noting, "I don't like that at all. I always think, 'No, don't do that. Try to make something that ...


  11. Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend: Wakefest, Coconut Grove Arts Festival, and Hello KittyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Miami New Times

    ... Start with happy hour at Casa Faena or head out to the opening of award-winning bar, Employees Only. Visit the Hello Kitty Cafe Truck or sample beer at Wakefest. Finally, get in some art at the Coconut Grove Arts Festival. First Call at Casa Faena ...


  12. NZ Opera's The Mikado features giggly girls but no geishasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | NBR Newsroom

    ... ns and costumes of Simone Romaniuk provide a vibrant environment for the action. Particularly successful was the Hello Kitty-style pink set and costumes of Act II.


  13. Hello Kitty Comes To Microsoft HoloLens, Thanks To SPACESRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | SocalTECH.com

    If you can't get enough of Hello Kitty , the iconic cartoon character owned by Sanrio, you can now add your own set of Hello Kitty holograms into Microsoft HoloLens--thanks to Playa Vista-based SPACES . SPACES said on Tuesday that it is bringing a new "Hello Kitty Actiongram" theme pack to HoloLens, the Microsoft virtual/augmented reality environment, adding 14 Hello Kitty holograms to the environment.


  14. Hello Kitty Cafe Truck Returns to Miami This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Miami New Times

    Stocked with Hello Kitty-inspired desserts, drinks, and souvenirs, the mobile caf drew thousands of fans eager to snag limited-edition treats. From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, February 18, the Hello Kitty Cafe will be parked outside Dolphin Mall near the Cheesecake Factory and Texas de Brazil.


  15. Mission: Farfetch'd! Ci C + JL F + HerrokittyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | InsideFlyer

    ... out of Taoyuan, but there was a special reason: HERROKITTYFRIGHT!!!!11111 Everything, really everything here is Hello Kitty branded. In theory even the plane, but unfortunately Hello Kitty Loves Apples as in a check so they had sent a replacement ...


  16. NZ Opera's Mikado performance reignites debate over whether the show is racistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... faces yellow, however they did dress up in Japanese costumes and make fun of Japanese pop culture trends such as Hello Kitty. James Roque, a member of the group Proudly Asian Theatre, said he was torn over whether to go and see the show. "I'm in a ...


  17. Sanrio Petite Mascot PlushRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | ThinkGeek

    ... you! Each has an oversized weighted head which makes it easy to pose. Choose Badtz-Maru, Cinnamoroll, Gudetama, Hello Kitty, Keroppi, My Melody, Pochacco, or Pompompurin. And share your photos with us below! Have questions about Sanrio Petite Mascot ...


  18. Meet Aggressive Retsuko, an anime star for the modern Japanese womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | South China Morning Post

    Meet Aggressive Retsuko - she might look cute but her rage-filled internal monologue has struck a chord with overworked Japanese Aggretsuko is an adorable animated red panda who feels the pressure of long hours and office politics so spends her free time singing thrash metal songs in karaoke parlours to vent her true feelings While Hello Kitty appealed to an earlier generation of young Japanese women, for whom cute was cool, Aggretsuko is a very different character for a very modern kind of woman. She is neither pink nor fluffy, like her hugely popular predecessor at Sanrio, but 20- and 30-something working women in Japan say she is a great deal more in tune to their real, everyday lives.


  19. Hello Kitty enthusiasts better get in line for truck's visit to GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Palm Beach Post

    You've heard of taco trucks, gourmet grilled cheese food trucks and even the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile , but did you know Hello Kitty has a ride of her own? The very pink Hello Kitty Cafe truck will appear 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 25 at Downtown at the Gardens, 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Ave. It will be parked between Carl's Patio and Golf Galaxy. This is its first time in Palm Beach County, according to a news release.


  20. Opera review: The MikadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... 2009. Stuart Maunder steps carefully in his NZ Opera production of the work, updating the satire to our age of Hello Kitty merchandise and cellphone mania, and neatly catching a multi-cultural ambivalence when the heroine moves from schoolgirl ...