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Unstable incomes behind “underground business” of comedians in Japan

July 8, 2019

Tokyo–Despite mounting criticism over recently revealed “underground performances” by some comedians in Japan for antisocial groups, quitting such operations appears difficult as they are important sources of incomes for such entertainers, many of whom are apparently not earning enough money

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France art festival

July 6, 2019

This combination of pictures taken on July 5, 2019 shows Japanese artist Tadashi Kawamata’s art work “Les Nids” displayed during the “Voyage a Nantes” art festival in Nantes, western France. – The “Voyage a Nantes” art festival will take place

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France art festival

July 6, 2019

Japanese artist Tadashi Kawamata poses during a photo session on a part of his art work “Belvedere de l’Hermitage” displayed during the “Voyage a Nantes” art festival in Nantes, western France, on July 5, 2019. – The “Voyage a Nantes”

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Cambodia art history

July 5, 2019

Artefacts are displayed during a ceremony in which 85 items were returned to the National Museum in Phnom Penh on July 5, 2019. – The artefacts were part of a collection of a Japanese antique collector. (Photo by TANG CHHIN

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Sudo wins N.Y. hot dog eating contest for 6th straight year

July 5, 2019

New York–Miki Sudo won the women’s title in the Nathan’s Famous annual hot dog eating contest in New York for the sixth consecutive year on Thursday. At the Independence Day event on Coney Island, Sudo, a 33-year-old living in the

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Haute Couture Collection Fashion Show

July 2, 2019

Japanese model Ayami Nakajo poses during a photocall ahead of the Chanel Women’s Fall-Winter 2019/2020 Haute Couture collection fashion show in Paris, on July 2, 2019.AFP-Jiji Press

The 2019 Met Gala At The Metropolitan Museum Of Artin New York

July 2, 2019

In this file photo taken on May 6, 2019 Kim Kardashian and Kanye West arrive for the 2019 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Artin New York. – Pop culture icon Kim Kardashian West said on July 1, 2019

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Japanese Band ‘Babymetal’

July 1, 2019

Members of the Japanese band ‘Babymetal’ perform on The Other Stage at the Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts on Worthy Farm near the village of Pilton in Somerset, South West England, on June 30, 2019. AFP-Jiji Press