Taro Aso was a shit prime minister, but in incidental things that count—shooting guns, collecting comics, and booze— Taro Aso excels. This week, he was named Japan's official anime envoy to China.
Taro Aso is hardly your typical Japanese politician. This is hardly your typical Japanese sake.
The Prime Minister of Japan is Taro Aso. Educated abroad, Aso even competed in the 1976 Montreal Olympics on the Japan's shooting team. He's best known now as apparently being a fan of manga and is thus popular among Japanese otaku. With that strong geek connection, no wonder an erotic game character named "Souri"…