Unique alternatives to the typical history and art museum

The Poop Museum (Source: yokanavi.com)

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When traveling to destinations around the world, people love to see famous architecture, landmarks, and attractions of the city. …

The Life of Serial Killer Kiyotaka Katsuta.

Serial Killer Kiyotaka Katsuta (Source:alphapolis.co.jp)

What makes serial killers tick? We as a society are always fascinated by serial killers like Ted Bundy and Jeffrey Dahmer. Why did they kill so many people? What was their motive and how did they feel? …

Everything you need to know about pet life in Japan

Maple in a kimono in Japan (Source: S.A. Ozbourne)

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Whether you are planning to move to Japan and bring your pet or are in Japan already and hoping to get a pet in…

Yes, Japan does have their own fast-food chains

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We’ve all most likely heard of and eaten at global fast-food chain restaurants like McDonald’s, KFC, Subway, Wendy’s, Carl’s Jr., and Taco Bell. Most…

Mother killed her four kids and hid them in her home for years.

Chizuko Okamoto the serial killer mom (Source:unknownmisandry.com)

Mothers, who bring life into this world, are the first contact for children. Through their nurturing and protection, children learn to grow into healthy, happy, adults. In the early years of life, mothers must ensure not only the mental and physical training of children but also their safety and well-being…

The senseless death of parents Yoshihisa and Yuka Hagiyama.

Kazuho Ishibashi in custody (Source: Japan Times)

Much like many countries around the world, Japanese roadways are known as dangerous areas filled with people speeding, driving recklessly, impatiently ignoring the rules of the road, and filled with road rage. …

Scary Urban Legends and Folklore from Japan

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Famous for sushi, geisha, Godzilla, and sumo, Japan’s urban legends and folklore are also a big part of Japanese culture and superstition. …

And advice to writers who hope to succeed on this platform

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This September marks my first full year on Medium. It was sometimes heart-wrenching while other times exhilarating to write for this…

The Unsolved murders that caused a nationwide panic.

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The scariest thing about murders like the ones committed by the vending machine murderer is that the victims are random, the locations are random, and no one knows who will be a victim. These random killings differ from the norm.

Statistically speaking, chances of getting murdered in America are pretty…

The unbelievable story of child club “Petit Angel” and its owner Kotaro Yoshisato.

One of the girls that were offered to customers of Petit Angel Club (Source: 芸能人の裏ニュース)

Note: This case has been divided into two reports. One, which the police and media reported as official, and the other which over the years brought to light new information, suspicious events, and many discrepancies. …

S.A. Ozbourne

Canadian in Japan. Teacher, Crime writer, video editor, and pet lover. Follow my journey via my monthly newsletter: https://bit.ly/team-ozsome-subscribe

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