Japanese actress Aki Higashihara writes a blog—a blog that has been nicknamed the "Death Blog". It's called the "Death Blog" after Japanese manga Death Note, because her track record has not been good. Well, it's been good at causing bad things, such as the .
Nearly a week ago, Japan's Kaori Matsumoto took Olympic gold after defeating
UK judoka Sarah Clarke
judoka Corina Caprioriu. Matsumoto's spirited judo and her ensuing Olympic win have spawned a meme online in Japan that compares the gold medal winner to Neon Genesis Evangelion —the unit piloted by hero Shinji Ikari.