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    Re: Chances of being accepted?

    ;)
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    Re: Chances of being accepted?

    None of you guys are getting in. They don't want ITIL nerds and dweebs on the JET program...............................................
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    Re: Interac Opportunity - Advice sought

    If you hadn't gotten an interview offer with Interac, you shouldn't even be consider going to Japan. Maybe a special needs school.
    But since you got one, just think of the most basic questions ever....
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    Re: Aspiring US JETs 2015

    What makes you think applying to JET was a good idea? The standards are low, but I think you're cutting it really close.
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    Re: Black hair in Japan

    All of Japan I'm assuming is humid. But especially Okinawa or any islands around it. Just shave your head. best bet. I flatten out my hair with hats etc, but it poofs back up in a matter of minutes...
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    Re: Bringing money to Japan

    ATM on my island doesn't have English if I remember correctly.
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    Re: Bringing money to Japan

    Miami coordinator recommended between 2000-2500 USD. I brought 1920 (exchange rates etc made it less than 2000). It got me through the first few months of living (granted theres not much to do here...
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    Re: Aspiring US JETs 2015

    My Honda from 2002 still runs smoothly.

    EDIT: It's not a luxury vehicle, but I still like it lol.
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    Re: Black hair in Japan

    written like a true sex commercial. Good on ya.
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    Re: How was the After-JET Conference this year?

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  11. Thread: Missing Japan

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    Re: Missing Japan

    And to finish my 3 post rant. This. Completely this. What mothy says. You'll probably get an even more isolated placement. I know plenty of people who got killer placements..... And then I know two...
  12. Thread: Missing Japan

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    Re: Missing Japan

    Yeap, you're right. You're definitely not that.
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    Re: Missing Japan

    Stopped reading after I read this. Up yours >=[.
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    Re: Turning down Interac's first offer

    I agree with moths. It's completely Japan's fault..... Who am I kidding, I've never even been to Japan some would say.
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    Re: How was the After-JET Conference this year?

    Let me know how it's going as hell. Not that it matters, I wouldn't want to work for any company in foreign relations anyways. But I am slightly curious.
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    Re: Gym life (fitness) in Japan?

    that same friend also found floor tiles that weren't glued down properly.... He picked them up and started dancing around the club with them. On top of that, he was awkwardly forcing all of his...
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    Re: Gym life (fitness) in Japan?

    Lol. You think that's bad. My friend woke up the next morning complaining his hair felt disgusting. Apparently he got so drunk he put his head on the dance floor. Crazy nights. Crazy nights...
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    Re: Gym life (fitness) in Japan?

    I used to bboy and do gymnastics too! Before I dislocated my shoulder in the dumbest way... Was doing incline press, had an itch on my noise, thought it was a good idea to use my shoulder to itch it...
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    Re: Gym life (fitness) in Japan?

    I need to buy some creatine for the gym... Been plateaued forever because of the lack of weights here. Also some whey protein would be nice...
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    Re: Gym life (fitness) in Japan?

    This is true. But the fact that the dumbbells only went up to ~25-30KGs ( i think) is ridiculous.

    EDIT: And this is in a gym that's pretty big sized (major city on the main island).
    EDIT2: And by...
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    Re: Gym life (fitness) in Japan?

    Yeah. Let me just catch the next ferry for the 2:15 hour ride and then walk 40 minutes to the park to pay 500 yen to use their weight room that doesn't even go high enough for a one arm dumbbell...
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    Re: Interac Spring 2015 Candidates

    Mothy can tell you all about how shitty Saitama is.
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    Re: Finding other jobs in Japan

    Let's face it Ark. You're getting old. No one wants someone who's 12 years older than the rest of us. You're just a regular teacher at that point, not a gaijin who is hip and with the trends...
  24. Re: Places actually worth visiting while you are in Japan

    SharpnessTwig. I think he might be referencing you. And if not, I will :).
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    Re: CIR Applicants 2014

    Your importance on this site will shrink
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