Tradition or not, slurping soup broth directly from a bowl can be an awkward experience, if only because you often end up with it dripping down your chin. But instead of letting all that tasty broth go to waste because you don't have a spoon at your disposal, hopefully restaurants will see the genius in Julian…
Earlier this week I dropped by Sony Computer Entertainment's Australia offices in Sydney to catch up on things Playstation and Antipodean.
There are loads of video game arcades in Tokyo, but there is only one Brian Crecente. We think. Maybe there are two, maybe there are three. Who knows. In this gallery of arcade pics, can you find him?
While perhaps no longer ground zero for school-girl fashion, Harajujku remains the fashion capital of Japan and continues its impact on international trends.