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    JREF

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    Takasugi

    My name is TAKASUGI Shinji. TAKASUGI is my family name, and Shinji is my given name; a family name is placed before a given name in Japan, as in other Asian nations. My family name is capitalized to avoid misunderstanding.

    I have been living in Yokohama since I was born. Yokohama is the second largest city in Japan, which is just 30 kilometers away from the biggest city Tôkyô. It takes 30 minutes to go by train from home to Shibuya, which is the hottest town now in Tôkyô.

    I work as a display engineer.

    One of my hobbies is creating things with computers; creating programs, computer graphics and web pages is the thing I spent a lot of time doing. I am also interested in a wide range of sciences, and linguistics is my favorite. I like English and I like using it, but my focus is mainly on Japanese, which is my native language. I'm proud of knowing the language, and the difference between English and Japanese has been fascinating me. I have been thinking whether I can introduce it to people outside of Japan. My attempt of introducing Japanese with some Java applets has had more than 1 million visitors.
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    Hiroto Uehara

    Hiroto is an ordinary Japanese office worker, but his true mission is searching for castles on the weekend.
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    komachi

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    jread

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    Mandylion

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    Mandylion hails from Walla Walla in eastern Washington State and has spent several years in Japan teaching the English language. He currently resides in Seattle.
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    Brooker

    Eric Bruckbauer is from Seattle, Washington, in the Northwest of the United States, home of Ichiro, Bob Sapp, Microsoft, Nintendo of America, Starbucks, and Boeing. He graduated from Washington State University in 1999 with a degree in Broadcast Production.

    He spent 15 months living in Japan and working for Nova from March 2002 through June 2003. During that time he traveled to many places around Japan and took a trip to Thailand. He lived in Fuji City at the base of Mt. Fuji in Shizuoka Prefecture and worked for the Nova branch in Shimizu. After 10 months he transferred to a Nova branch in Yokohama and lived in Chigasaki. He moved out of his Nova apartment in Chigasaki and moved to a gaijin house in Minami Shinagawa, Tokyo.

    Now Brooker (as his friends call him) is back in Seattle working for a cable news television station as a Master Control Operator and planning his next trip to Japan.
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    ArmandV

    Armand Vaquer, A.A., B.A., ECV, is a contributing writer and photographer for the Monster Island News and Godzilla 3D blogs. He is also a contributor to JapanTravel and is author of The Monster Movie Fan’s Guide To Japan.
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    karenf

    Karen’s love affair with the Japanese language started from the song “Say Yes” by Chage & Aska. She currently runs a Japanese learning website to marry her love of Japanese and flash games. You can learn and listen to other useful Japanese phrases at her website, JapaneseUp.
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    lincstreff

    Lincstreff (not his real name) lives in Japan and is interested in (well, OK, fanatical about) kanji, and is also a history enthusiast.
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