Although this is a still a virgin blog about Japanese news items, we're in good company!
The Japan Blog List is a brilliant compilation of like blogs which will interest all the japanophiles out there.
Be sure to visit their site and click some links to broaden your view of the news in Japan.
Also, in this post I am introducing a new blog feature. Henceforth every blog post will end with a useful or interesting Japanese vocabulary word or phrase.
Let's Learn Japanese!
釈迦に説法 syaka ni seppou
"Preaching to the Buddha" can you use this Japanese idiom?