A Love of Japanese Vending Machines

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While some Japanese vending machines are under fire for offering sexy good times, the vast, vast majority of vending machines offer only beverages.

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Good times, though! You can buy either cold or hot canned drinks. I've always been fascinated about being able to buy a can of hot coffee. It's truly marvelous.

And sometimes you come across wonderful drinks like these. Kamen Cider anyone?

Note: this originally appeared on my Instagram (apologies to those who already saw it there!).

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koda89
Koda Kazar

Oh the canned coffee is hot? I've always wondered about seeing characters in anime and manga go after the canned coffee. I just figured they were cold and then wondered why the hell they would want cold coffee.

Well that answers that. :P