When You Can Rent Friends, You Are Never Forever Alone

It's not easy making friends. For some in Japan, it's even harder. Enter "Rental Friend".

According to the Yomiuri Shimbun, the country's largest newspaper, a Tokyo based firm called Client Partners offers a "Rental Friend" service—among other services—at its locations across the country. » 1/08/13 6:02am 1/08/13 6:02am